U.S. Petroleum Overview
Consumption by Product
January 1973 -
December 2016
January 1995 - December 2016



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%
Gasoline 9,310 9,243 9,148 66 0.7% 162 1.8%
Commercial 211 209 207 2 0.7% 4 1.8%
Industrial 142 141 139 1 0.7% 2 1.8%
Transportation 8,957 8,894 8,801 64 0.7% 156 1.8%
Kerosene 1,671 1,629 1,603 41 2.5% 68 4.2%
Residential 16 2 19 14 669.4% (3) -13.7%
Commercial 2 0 3 2 670.6% (0) -13.7%
Industrial 3 0 3 2 669.3% (0) -13.7%
Transportation 1,649 1,627 1,578 22 1.4% 71 4.5%
Distillate 4,059 3,961 3,831 98 2.5% 228 6.0%
Residential 442 282 412 160 56.8% 31 7.4%
Commercial 289 184 269 105 56.8% 20 7.4%
Industrial 532 598 396 (67) -11.1% 136 34.3%
Transportation 2,768 2,871 2,731 (103) -3.6% 38 1.4%
Electric Power 29 25 24 3 12.1% 4 17.6%
Residual Fuel Oil 322 375 317 (53) -14.1% 5 1.7%
Commercial 5 3 3 2 56.8% 2 65.3%
Industrial 20 23 18 (3) -15.1% 1 6.6%
Transportation 270 325 270 (56) -17.1% (0) -0.1%
Electric Power 28 24 26 4 18.5% 3 10.7%
Lubricants 121 113 130 8 7.4% (8) -6.4%
Industrial 62 58 67 4 7.4% (4) -6.4%
Transportation 59 55 63 4 7.4% (4) -6.4%
Petroleum Coke 393 489 283 (96) -19.6% 110 39.0%
Industrial 340 440 239 (100) -22.6% 101 42.2%
Electric Power 53 49 43 3 6.9% 9 21.6%
LPG 2,628 2,402 2,751 226 9.4% (122) -4.4%
Residential 362 331 379 31 9.4% (17) -4.4%
Commercial 119 108 124 10 9.4% (6) -4.5%
Industrial 2,111 1,929 2,209 182 9.4% (98) -4.4%
Transportation 37 34 39 3 9.4% (2) -4.4%
Asphalt 194 312 212 (118) -37.8% (18) -8.5%
Industrial 194 312 212 (118) -37.8% (18) -8.5%
Aviation Gasoline 10 12 9 (2) -16.7% 0 2.1%
Transportation 10 12 9 (2) -16.7% 0 2.1%
Other Pet. Prod. 1,271 1,118 1,317 153 13.7% (46) -3.5%
Industrial 1,271 1,118 1,317 153 13.7% (46) -3.5%

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Product Consumption by Sector
Gasoline

Distillate
 
U.S. All Grades All Formulations Retail Gasoline Prices (C/gal)
Liquid Petroleum Gases
Kerosene & Kerosene Jet Fuel
Lubricants
Petroleum Coke
Asphalt
Aviation Gasoline

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