* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

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

The average for 2021 based on 41 countries was 219.27 thousand barrels per day. The highest value was in China: 3000 thousand barrels per day and the lowest value was in Bhutan: 2.61 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
China 3000 1 1980 - 2021
India 1588.9 2 1980 - 2021
Japan 731.3 3 1980 - 2022
Indonesia 574.68 4 1980 - 2021
South Korea 484.57 5 1980 - 2022
Saudi Arabia 478.65 6 1980 - 2021
Thailand 397.23 7 1980 - 2021
Vietnam 204.49 8 1980 - 2021
Malaysia 184.99 9 1980 - 2021
Singapore 155.78 10 1980 - 2021
Pakistan 132.73 11 1980 - 2021
Hong Kong 120.45 12 1980 - 2021
Taiwan 118 13 1980 - 2021
Kazakhstan 90.09 14 1992 - 2021
Burma 82.8 15 1980 - 2021
Bangladesh 81.49 16 1980 - 2021
Lebanon 72.46 17 1980 - 2021
Qatar 60.29 18 1980 - 2021
Israel 53.64 19 1980 - 2022
Turkmenistan 42.51 20 1992 - 2021
Syria 41.18 21 1980 - 2021
Sri Lanka 35.46 22 1980 - 2021
Jordan 31.43 23 1980 - 2021
Cambodia 27.32 24 1980 - 2021
Azerbaijan 26.94 25 1992 - 2021
Nepal 24.8 26 1980 - 2021
Mongolia 21.6 27 1980 - 2021
Uzbekistan 20.79 28 1992 - 2021
Yemen 17.99 29 1980 - 2021
Laos 12.94 30 1980 - 2021
Georgia 12.67 31 1992 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 11.73 32 1992 - 2021
Maldives 11.58 33 1980 - 2021
Afghanistan 8.36 34 1980 - 2021
Tajikistan 6.21 35 1992 - 2021
Bahrain 6.01 36 1980 - 2021
North Korea 5.22 37 1980 - 2021
Armenia 4.09 38 1992 - 2021
Macao 3.1 39 1980 - 2021
Brunei 3.05 40 1980 - 2021
Bhutan 2.61 41 1980 - 2021



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

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