Oil - proved global reserves 1990-2018

This statistic depicts the total proved oil reserves worldwide from 1990 to 2018. In 1990, total global oil reserves amounted to around 135.7 billion metric tons. As of 2018, oil reserves, including non-conventional deposits, are the highest in Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, and Canada.

Proved oil reserves worldwide from 1990 to 2018

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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

1990 to 2018

Supplementary notes

Figures prior to 2009 were taken from the Exxon report "Oeldorado 2009". Figures for 2009-2017 were taken from the BP reports "BP Statistical Review of World Energy" (2010-2018). For clarity purposes, the figures have been rounded.
Canadian oil sands ‘under active development’ are an official estimate. Venezuelan Orinoco Belt reserves are based on the OPEC Secretariat and government announcements. Reserves include gas condensate and natural gas liquids (NGLs) as well as crude oil.

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