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Petroleum (Thousand Barrels per Day)
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Benin
Total Oil Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 4.0000 , 7.0000 , 8.0000 , 8.0000 , 7.0000 , 5.0000 , 4.0000 , 4.0000 , 4.0000 , 5.5940 , 5.7780 , 5.9300 , 3.0000 , 2.0000 , 1.3200 , 1.0000 , 1.0000 , 0.6900 , 0.7000 , 0.8000 , 0.4000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.00 9,327 87,573 127   0.00
Crude Oil Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 4.0000 , 7.0000 , 8.0000 , 8.0000 , 7.0000 , 5.0000 , 4.0000 , 4.0000 , 4.0000 , 5.5940 , 5.7780 , 5.9300 , 3.0000 , 2.0000 , 1.3200 , 1.0000 , 1.0000 , 0.6900 , 0.7000 , 0.8000 , 0.4000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.00 8,530 74,199 93   0.00
Consumption 3.0000 , 3.0000 , 2.0000 , 3.0000 , 3.0000 , 3.5000 , 3.4556 , 2.6561 , 3.2235 , 3.4543 , 4.0769 , 4.6943 , 5.2390 , 5.7906 , 6.1018 , 6.6816 , 7.1847 , 7.8367 , 8.4591 , 9.2191 , 11.3661 , 11.3973 , 12.1273 , 14.1581 , 16.7725 , 17.5626 , 20.7945 , 22.5637 , 23.7333 , 31.0910 , 34.7683 , 36.0000 , 31.6382
(1980-2012)
36.00 3,297 88,744 96   31.64 E
Estimated Petroleum Net Exports -3.0000 , -3.0000 , -2.0000 , 1.0000 , 4.0000 , 4.5000 , 4.5444 , 4.3439 , 1.7765 , 0.5457 , -0.0769 , -0.6943 , 0.3550 , -0.0126 , -0.1718 , -3.6816 , -5.1847 , -6.5167 , -7.4591 , -8.2191 , -10.6761 , -10.6973 , -11.3273 , -13.7581 , -16.7725 , -17.5626 , -20.7945 , -22.5637 , -23.7333 , -31.0910 , -34.7683 , -36.0000 , -31.6382
(1980-2012)
-36.00 6,030 -- 71   -31.64
Refinery Capacity 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0 3,220 88,097 110   0
Proved Reserves(Billion Barrels) 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.1000 , 0.0199 , 0.0199 , 0.0199 , 0.0270 , 0.0289 , 0.0289 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0082 , 0.0080 , 0.0080 , 0.0080 , 0.0080 , 0.0080 , 0.0080 , 0.0080
(1984-2013)
0.01 124 1,526 84   0.01
Natural Gas (Billion Cubic Feet)
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Benin
Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.00 7,124 116,255 93   0.00
Consumption 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2012)
0.00 3,909 116,395 111   0.00
Net Export/Imports(-) 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1990-2012)
0.00 3,215 -- 64   0.00
Proved Reserves
(Trillion Cubic Feet)
0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0430 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400 , 0.0400
(1996-2013)
0.04 546 6,845 90   0.04
Coal (Million Short Tons)
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Benin
Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2011)
0.000 286 7,934 66   0.000
Consumption 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2011)
0.000 223 7,751 113   0.000
Net Export/Imports(-) 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2011)
0.000 64 -- 85   0.000
Electricity (Billion Kilowatthours)
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Benin
Net Generation 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0050 , 0.0190 , 0.0220 , 0.0230 , 0.0240 , 0.0480 , 0.0290 , 0.0487 , 0.0517 , 0.0597 , 0.0677 , 0.0791 , 0.0622 , 0.0593 , 0.0753 , 0.0762 , 0.1006 , 0.1460 , 0.2080 , 0.2164 , 0.1214 , 0.1421 , 0.1460
(1980-2011)
0.14 638 20,254 191   0.15
Net Consumption 0.1010 , 0.1150 , 0.1550 , 0.1550 , 0.1370 , 0.1420 , 0.1400 , 0.1350 , 0.1310 , 0.1500 , 0.1650 , 0.1760 , 0.2290 , 0.2210 , 0.2520 , 0.2420 , 0.2787 , 0.2797 , 0.2707 , 0.3147 , 0.3901 , 0.3952 , 0.3983 , 0.4883 , 0.5402 , 0.5826 , 0.6100 , 0.6620 , 0.7384 , 0.7794 , 0.8701 , 0.8580
(1980-2011)
0.87 562 18,501 155   0.86
Installed Capacity (GWe) 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0150 , 0.0280 , 0.0280 , 0.0480 , 0.0480 , 0.0500 , 0.0530 , 0.0530 , 0.0580 , 0.0580 , 0.0580 , 0.0580 , 0.0590 , 0.0600 , 0.0600 , 0.1710 , 0.1710 , 0.1710 , 0.1710
(1980-2011)
0.17 135 5,086 162   0.17
Total Primary Energy (Quadrillion Btu)
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Benin
Production 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0090 , 0.0157 , 0.0179 , 0.0179 , 0.0157 , 0.0112 , 0.0090 , 0.0090 , 0.0090 , 0.0126 , 0.0130 , 0.0133 , 0.0067 , 0.0045 , 0.0030 , 0.0023 , 0.0023 , 0.0016 , 0.0016 , 0.0018 , 0.0009 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000 , 0.0000
(1980-2010)
.000 36 487 176   0.000
Consumption 0.0066 , 0.0066 , 0.0047 , 0.0069 , 0.0067 , 0.0079 , 0.0076 , 0.0060 , 0.0072 , 0.0077 , 0.0089 , 0.0102 , 0.0114 , 0.0124 , 0.0131 , 0.0143 , 0.0153 , 0.0167 , 0.0179 , 0.0195 , 0.0243 , 0.0245 , 0.0259 , 0.0305 , 0.0356 , 0.0373 , 0.0439 , 0.0477 , 0.0526 , 0.0658 , 0.0736
(1980-2010)
0.066 16 488 133   0.074
Energy Intensity
(Btu per 2005 U.S. Dollars)
1555.5921 , 1479.4283 , 945.2841 , 1446.9071 , 1306.3997 , 1429.0874 , 1358.5942 , 1080.5360 , 1254.4006 , 1355.3671 , 1465.5224 , 1608.9091 , 1753.0207 , 1806.7213 , 1933.8526 , 1916.5160 , 1973.3642 , 2028.8999 , 2090.8549 , 2170.3173 , 2569.6516 , 2441.8443 , 2477.3172 , 2806.3580 , 3169.3777 , 3228.0711 , 3667.1164 , 3804.8648 , 4001.1813 , 4873.1550 , 5314.5063
(1980-2010)
4,873 5,405 7,461 111   5,315
Carbon Dioxide Emissions (Million Metric Tons of CO₂)
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Benin
Total from Consumption of Fossil Fuels
0.4207 , 0.4163 , 0.2779 , 0.4212 , 0.4157 , 0.4958 , 0.5024 , 0.3752 , 0.4700 , 0.5028 , 0.5875 , 0.6737 , 0.7650 , 0.8384 , 0.8817 , 0.9623 , 1.0351 , 1.1267 , 1.2164 , 1.3243 , 1.6502 , 1.6502 , 1.7476 , 2.0556 , 2.4000 , 2.5260 , 3.0068 , 3.2947 , 3.3584 , 4.5077 , 5.0574 , 4.6547
(1980-2011)
5.06 1,155 31,502 124   4.65

-- = Not applicable; NA = Not available; E = Estimate value
Sources: EIA. For more detailed data, see International Energy Statistics.

Data last updated: May 30, 2013

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