* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

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

The average for 2021 based on 43 countries was 178.84 thousand barrels per day. The highest value was in Germany: 1029.37 thousand barrels per day and the lowest value was in the Faroe Islands: 3.47 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
Germany 1029.37 1 1991 - 2022
Russia 866.97 2 1992 - 2021
France 854.32 3 1980 - 2022
Spain 639.37 4 1980 - 2022
UK 596.41 5 1980 - 2022
Italy 550.79 6 1980 - 2022
Turkey 518.7 7 1980 - 2022
Poland 388.96 8 1980 - 2022
Belgium 221.6 9 1980 - 2022
Netherlands 168.18 10 1980 - 2022
Austria 157.51 11 1980 - 2022
Ukraine 129.98 12 1992 - 2021
Sweden 121.7 13 1980 - 2022
Romania 113.8 14 1980 - 2021
Norway 108.06 15 1980 - 2022
Switzerland 107.38 16 1980 - 2022
Czechia 104.79 17 1993 - 2022
Portugal 100.58 18 1980 - 2022
Greece 92.83 19 1980 - 2022
Finland 83.36 20 1980 - 2022
Denmark 82.48 21 1980 - 2022
Hungary 79.22 22 1980 - 2022
Ireland 79.12 23 1980 - 2022
Belarus 57.29 24 1992 - 2021
Bulgaria 48 25 1980 - 2021
Slovakia 40.31 26 1993 - 2022
Lithuania 39.8 27 1992 - 2022
Croatia 38.21 28 1992 - 2021
Serbia 37.91 29 2006 - 2021
Luxembourg 34.69 30 1980 - 2022
Slovenia 33.49 31 1992 - 2022
Latvia 26.56 32 1992 - 2022
Bosnia & Herz. 23.59 33 1992 - 2021
Estonia 16.44 34 1992 - 2022
Cyprus 16.11 35 1980 - 2021
Albania 15.13 36 1980 - 2021
Moldova 13.25 37 1992 - 2021
North Macedonia 13.16 38 1992 - 2021
Gibraltar 11.98 39 1980 - 2021
Malta 11.09 40 1980 - 2021
Iceland 9.09 41 1980 - 2022
Montenegro 4.88 42 2006 - 2021
Faroe Isl. 3.47 43 1980 - 2021



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

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