Fascinating interactive chart via Jon Udell:


Oil Sources, Regional Breakdown:
click for regional breakdown

North America 1,648,765 33.56%
Africa 980,231 19.95%
Middle East 837,841 17.05%
South America 784,999 15.98%
Europe 567,152 11.54%
Asia 91,236 1.86%
Oceania 2,774 0.06%


Where the oil comes from: Not from where I thought
Jon Udell
November 9, 2008


Category: Commodities, Digital Media, Economy, Energy, Markets

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One Response to “US Oil Consumption by Region”

  1. ironman says:

    Here’s how that oil consumption breaks down per individual American, at least from 1982 to March 2008.