Top 50 oil producing countries in the world

Crude oil is an essential aspect of the world economy. It is used for series of purposes ranging from transportation fuels such as gasoline, diesel, and jet fuel to plastics, chemicals, and petroleum products.

Many countries have crude oil as one of the natural resources in their country. While Russia, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria and China are on the list of top 50 oil producing countries in the world, United States is the highest oil producing country in the world.

Here is a list of top 50 oil producing countries in the world


CountryYearly Oil Production (Barrels per day)
1United States14,837,639,510
2Saudi Arabia12,402,761,040
3Russia11,262,746,200
4China4,905,070,874
5Canada4,596,724,820
6Iraq4,443,457,393
7Iran4,376,194,355
8United Arab Emirates3,772,788,273
9Brazil3,242,957,836
10Kuwait2,990,544,137
11Mexico2,484,354,880
12Venezuela2,355,423,552
13Norway2,003,747,525
14Qatar1,987,192,978
15Nigeria1,938,542,727
16Angola1,796,742,754
17Algeria1,698,785,656
18Kazakhstan1,698,280,454
19United Kingdom1,083,928,369
20India1,016,370,639
21Oman1,015,511,568
22Indonesia945,637,219
23Colombia911,891,820
24Azerbaijan843,546,251
25Malaysia762,168,426
26Argentina708,770,148
27Egypt682,904,142
28Ecuador548,378,765
29Thailand531,328,590
30Libya499,396,792
31Australia373,728,372
32Vietnam313,632,727
33Turkmenistan266,426,689
34Equatorial Guinea244,000,000
35Germany211,888,432
36Gabon210,427,672
37Congo204,735,325
38South Sudan152,459,016
39Italy150,146,863
40Denmark145,673,612
41Peru141,447,560
42South Africa136,517,000
43France133,014,033
44Japan123,525,033
45Brunei121,034,388
46Chad114,000,000
47South Korea108,419,000
48Sudan107,852,585
49Ghana99,113,656
50Trinidad and Tobago97,725,609

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