World Reserves
BP Estimates

1980
2012
1981-2012

Reserves
Billion Barrels
Production
Million b/d
Years
R/P
Reserves
Billion Barrels
Production
Million b/d
Years
R/P
Cummulative Prod
Billion barrels
US 36.5 10.2 9.8 35.0 8.9 12.2 99.3
Canada 39.5 1.8 61.4 173.9 3.7 135.1 29.3
Mexico 47.2 2.1 60.8 11.4 2.9 10.6 37.2
Total North America 123.3 14.1 24.0 220.2 15.6 42.1 165.8
 
Argentina 2.5 0.5 13.3 2.5 0.7 9.9 8.1
Brazil 1.3 0.2 19.2 15.3 2.1 19.1 12.8
Colombia 0.6 0.1 11.5 2.2 0.9 6.6 6.0
Ecuador 1.0 0.2 13.0 8.2 0.5 45.1 4.4
Peru 0.6 0.2 8.8 1.2 0.1 30.9 1.5
Trinidad & Tobago 0.6 0.2 7.4 0.8 0.1 16.3 1.8
Venezuela 19.5 2.2 24.0 297.6 2.7 294.8 31.4
Other S. & Cent. America 0.7 0.1 24.4 0.5 0.1 10.2 1.3
Total S. & Cent. America 26.7 3.7 19.6 328.4 7.4 120.8 67.2
 
Azerbaijan


7.0 0.9 20.9 4.3
Denmark 0.4 0.0 205.5 0.7 0.2 8.9 2.4
Italy 0.4 0.0 29.2 1.4 0.1 34.3 1.1
Kazakhstan


30.0 1.7 46.8 9.4
Norway 4.0 0.5 20.5 7.5 1.9 10.1 25.7
Romania 1.1 0.3 11.9 0.6 0.1 18.6 1.8
Russian Federation


87.2 10.6 22.7 90.7
Turkmenistan


0.6 0.2 7.6 1.6
United Kingdom 8.4 1.7 13.8 3.1 1.0 7.6 25.5
Uzbekistan


0.6 0.1 21.3 1.2
Other Europe & Eurasia 69.3 12.6 15.1 2.1 0.4 14.7 24.3
Total Europe & Eurasia 83.6 15.1 15.2 140.8 17.2 22.1 187.8








Iran 58.3 1.5 108.0 157.0 3.7 98.7 40.1
Iraq 30.0 2.7 30.9 150.0 3.1 146.7 20.6
Kuwait 67.9 1.8 105.9 101.5 3.1 96.5 22.2
Oman 2.5 0.3 23.9 5.5 0.9 16.9 8.6
Qatar 3.6 0.5 20.7 23.9 2.0 35.7 9.2
Saudi Arabia 168.0 10.3 44.8 265.9 11.5 65.4 100.0
Syria 1.5 0.2 25.2 2.5 0.2 20.9 4.8
United Arab Emirates 30.4 1.7 47.7 97.8 3.4 80.7 27.9
Yemen 0.0

3.0 0.2 36.0 2.9
Other Middle East 0.2 0.1 11.1 0.6 0.2 8.5 1.0
Total Middle East 362.4 18.9 52.6 807.7 28.3 79.1 237.3
 
Algeria 8.2 1.1 19.7 12.2 1.7 19.8 17.3
Angola 1.4 0.2 25.0 12.7 1.8 20.1 9.7
Chad 0.0

1.5 0.1 36.1 0.5
Rep. of Congo (Brazzaville) 0.7 0.1 31.5 1.6 0.3 14.9 2.3
Egypt 2.9 0.6 13.8 4.3 0.7 16.2 9.3
Equatorial Guinea 0.0

1.7 0.3 18.5 1.4
Gabon 0.5 0.2 7.3 2.0 0.2 21.6 3.0
Libya 20.3 1.9 29.9 48.0 1.5 274.8 16.2
Nigeria 16.7 2.1 22.2 37.2 2.4 41.4 23.2
South Sudan 0.0

3.5 0.0
0.0
Sudan 0.0

1.5 0.1 9.1 1.6
Tunisia 2.2 0.1 50.5 0.4 0.1 17.1 1.1
Other Africa 0.6 0.1 19.7 3.7 0.2 43.6 2.1
Total Africa 53.4 6.2 23.5 130.3 9.4 40.8 87.6
 
Australia 2.1 0.5 12.6 3.9 0.5 21.6 6.9
Brunei 1.3 0.2 14.8 1.1 0.2 18.2 2.1
China 13.4 2.1 17.2 17.3 4.2 11.7 36.4
India 2.8 0.2 39.1 5.7 0.9 17.4 8.3
Indonesia 11.6 1.6 20.2 3.7 0.9 10.8 15.7
Malaysia 1.8 0.3 17.9 3.7 0.7 16.0 7.3
Thailand 0.0

0.4 0.4 3.0 1.9
Vietnam 0.0

4.4 0.3 38.1 2.3
Other Asia Pacific 1.0 0.1 35.3 1.1 0.3 10.0 2.4
Total Asia Pacific 33.9 4.9 18.8 41.5 8.3 13.8 83.4
 
Total World 683.4 63.0 29.7 1668.9 86.2 53.1 829.2
OECD 141.0 17.2 22.5 238.3 19.5 33.5 232.2
Non-OECD 542.4 45.8 32.5 1430.7 66.7 58.8 597.0
OPEC 425.4 26.0 44.8 1211.9 37.4 88.8 322.1
Non-OPEC £ 191.0 24.8 21.1 331.0 35.1 25.8 380.6
European Union 11.8 2.3 14.1 6.8 1.5 12.1 34.2
Former Soviet Union 67.0 12.1 15.1 126.0 13.7 25.3 126.5