* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Diesel and heating oil consumption, thousand barrels per day, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 52 countries was 32.53 thousand barrels per day. The highest value was in Egypt: 314.9 thousand barrels per day and the lowest value was in Sao Tome and Principe: 0.6 thousand barrels per day. The indicator is available from 1980 to 2022. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: thousand barrels per day; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration
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Countries Diesel and heating oil consumption, 2021 Global rank Available data
Egypt 314.9 1 1980 - 2021
South Africa 249.37 2 1980 - 2021
Algeria 214 3 1980 - 2021
Morocco 130.47 4 1980 - 2021
Nigeria 97.84 5 1980 - 2021
Libya 70.78 6 1980 - 2021
Ethiopia 68.1 7 1980 - 2021
Sudan 57.86 8 1980 - 2021
Angola 54.28 9 1980 - 2021
Ghana 42.55 10 1980 - 2021
Tunisia 37.57 11 1980 - 2021
Tanzania 27.82 12 1980 - 2021
Ivory Coast 23.78 13 1980 - 2021
Mali 20.41 14 1980 - 2021
Senegal 20.07 15 1980 - 2021
Zambia 18.54 16 1980 - 2021
Benin 18.27 17 1980 - 2021
Uganda 17.79 18 1980 - 2021
Mauritania 16.9 19 1980 - 2021
Mozambique 16.68 20 1980 - 2021
Zimbabwe 16.27 21 1980 - 2021
Cameroon 16 22 1980 - 2021
Namibia 15.65 23 1990 - 2021
Burkina Faso 12.07 24 1980 - 2021
Botswana 9.39 25 1980 - 2021
Guinea 8.74 26 1980 - 2021
Gabon 8.22 27 1980 - 2021
DR Congo 7.89 28 1980 - 2021
Madagascar 7.6 29 1980 - 2021
Chad 7.22 30 1980 - 2021
Mauritius 6.23 31 1980 - 2021
R. of Congo 5.52 32 1980 - 2021
Liberia 5.42 33 1980 - 2021
Niger 5.42 34 1980 - 2021
Malawi 4.94 35 1980 - 2021
Seychelles 4.16 36 1980 - 2021
Togo 3.56 37 1980 - 2021
Sierra Leone 3.54 38 1980 - 2021
Rwanda 3.19 39 1980 - 2021
Swaziland 2.99 40 1980 - 2021
Somalia 2.59 41 1980 - 2021
Eritrea 2.53 42 1994 - 2021
Cape Verde 2.49 43 1980 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 2.11 44 1980 - 2021
Lesotho 2.02 45 1980 - 2021
Gambia 1.59 46 1980 - 2021
Djibouti 1.44 47 1980 - 2021
Burundi 1.27 48 1980 - 2021
Comoros 1.14 49 1980 - 2021
G.-Bissau 1 50 1980 - 2021
C.A. Republic 0.82 51 1980 - 2021
S.T.&Principe 0.6 52 1980 - 2021



Definition: Annual consumption of distillate fuel oils which consist of two main categories: diesel fuel and heating oil.

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