U.S. Petroleum Overview
Consumption by Sector
January 1973 - August 2017
January 1995 - August 2017

Petroleum Products Supplied (Consumption)




Monthly
Annual

Aug-2017 Jul-2017 Aug-2016 Change Percent Change Percent
Total Petroleum 20,161 20,020 20,275 141 0.7% (114) -0.6%
Residential 422 429 396 (7) -1.7% 26 6.6%
Kerosene 254 300 278 (46) -15.4% (24) -8.6%
Distillate 168 129 118 39 30.0% 50 42.4%
LPG 1 0 1 0 50.8% 0 7.7%
Commercial 417 402 389 15 3.8% 27 7.1%
Gasoline 221 217 219 4 2.1% 2 0.9%
Kerosene 84 100 92 (15) -15.4% (8) -8.6%
Distillate 110 84 77 25 30.0% 33 42.4%
Residual Fuel Oil 2 1 1 0 30.0% 1 42.4%
Petroleum Coke 0 0 0 0 481.3% 0 ERR
LPG 0 0 0 0 50.9% 0 8.1%
Industrial 1,196 1,215 1,261 (20) -1.6% (65) -5.1%
Gasoline 47 51 64 (4) -7.4% (17) -26.4%
Kerosene 490 493 555 (4) -0.8% (65) -11.7%
Distillate 549 428 530 122 28.5% 20 3.7%
Residual Fuel Oil 262 408 371 (147) -35.9% (110) -29.5%
Lubricants 0 0 0 0 50.7% 0 7.4%
Petroleum Coke 149 146 148 3 2.1% 1 0.9%
LPG 1,783 2,084 1,912 (301) -14.4% (129) -6.8%
Asphalt 542 441 524 101 23.0% 19 3.6%
Other Pet. Prod. 21 17 19 4 24.7% 2 7.9%
Transportation 14,678 14,299 14,530 379 2.6% 148 1.0%
Aviation Gasoline 14 13 14 1 7.9% (0) -2.8%
Gasoline 9,400 9,210 9,320 190 2.1% 80 0.9%
Kerosene 24 28 26 (4) -15.4% (2) -8.6%
Distillate 3,144 3,045 3,131 100 3.3% 13 0.4%
Residual Fuel Oil 283 227 256 56 24.6% 27 10.4%
Lubricants 44 48 60 (4) -7.4% (16) -26.4%
LPG 1,769 1,728 1,722 40 2.3% 47 2.7%
Electric Power 96 101 132 (5) -5.1% (36) -27.3%
Distillate 21 22 25 (1) -3.6% (4) -15.0%
Residual Fuel Oil 30 27 41 3 10.8% (11) -27.8%
Petroleum Coke 45 52 66 (7) -13.8% (21) -31.6%
Petroleum Products Supplied (Consumption)




Monthly
Annual

Dec-2016 Nov-2016 Dec-2015 Change Percent Change Percent
Total Petroleum 19,979 19,655 19,600 325 1.7% 379 1.9%
Residential 821 615 809 206 33.5% 11 1.4%
Kerosene 16 2 19 14 669.4% (3) -13.7%
Distillate 442 282 412 160 56.8% 31 7.4%
LPG 362 331 379 31 9.4% (17) -4.4%
Commercial 625 505 605 120 23.8% 20 3.2%
Gasoline 211 209 207 2 0.7% 4 1.8%
Kerosene 2 0 3 2 670.6% (0) -13.7%
Distillate 289 184 269 105 56.8% 20 7.4%
Residual Fuel Oil 5 3 3 2 56.8% 2 65.3%
Petroleum Coke 0 0 0 0 689.5% 0 23.5%
LPG 119 108 124 10 9.4% (6) -4.5%
Industrial 4,675 4,620 4,602 55 1.2% 73 1.6%
Gasoline 142 141 139 1 0.7% 2 1.8%
Kerosene 3 0 3 2 669.3% (0) -13.7%
Distillate 532 598 396 (67) -11.1% 136 34.3%
Residual Fuel Oil 20 23 18 (3) -15.1% 1 6.6%
Lubricants 62 58 67 4 7.4% (4) -6.4%
Petroleum Coke 340 440 239 (100) -22.6% 101 42.2%
LPG 2,111 1,929 2,209 182 9.4% (98) -4.4%
Asphalt 194 312 212 (118) -37.8% (18) -8.5%
Other Pet. Prod. 1,271 1,118 1,317 153 13.7% (46) -3.5%
Transportation 13,749 13,816 13,491 (67) -0.5% 259 1.9%
Aviation Gasoline 10 12 9 (2) -16.7% 0 2.1%
Gasoline 8,957 8,894 8,801 64 0.7% 156 1.8%
Kerosene 1,649 1,627 1,578 22 1.4% 71 4.5%
Distillate 2,768 2,871 2,731 (103) -3.6% 38 1.4%
Residual Fuel Oil 270 325 270 (56) -17.1% (0) -0.1%
Lubricants 59 55 63 4 7.4% (4) -6.4%
LPG 37 34 39 3 9.4% (2) -4.4%
Electric Power 109 99 93 11 11.1% 16 17.5%
Distillate 29 25 24 3 12.1% 4 17.6%
Residual Fuel Oil 28 24 26 4 18.5% 3 10.7%
Petroleum Coke 53 49 43 3 6.9% 9 21.6%

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