Highest Natural Gas Proved Reserves by Countries

Natural Gas is one of the prominent energy sources that supplies for industrial and common purpose, some countries supplies for every Home through pipeline for daily uses. The whole world Proved reserve is about 208 trillion Cubic meters, and most part is unexplored in the world. The Proved Natural Gas reserves in 104 countries, Russia is ranked first in reserve with 47 trillion cubic meters of Natural Gas, the next positions respectively Iran, Qatar, Turkmenistan, Saudi Arabia. The Reserves estimated on research from official sources.

Source: http://blogs.ft.com/energy-source/2009/06/18/the-pitfalls-of-natural-gas-as-the-default-climate-change-option/

Rank Country Cubic Meter Date of Details
2 Russia 47,570,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
3 Iran 33,070,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
4 Qatar 25,200,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
5 Turkmenistan 24,300,000,000,000 June 2012 est.
6 Saudi Arabia 8,028,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
7 United States 7,716,000,000,000 1 January 2009 est.
8 United Arab Emirates 6,089,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
9 Venezuela 5,524,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
10 Nigeria 5,110,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
11 Algeria 4,502,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
12 Indonesia 3,994,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
13 Iraq 3,171,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
14 China 3,100,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
15 Kazakhstan 2,407,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
16 Malaysia 2,350,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
17 Egypt 2,186,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
18 Norway 2,007,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
19 European Union 2,005,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
20 Uzbekistan 1,841,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
21 Kuwait 1,798,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
22 Canada 1,727,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
23 Libya 1,495,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
24 Netherlands 1,303,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
25 India 1,154,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
26 Ukraine 1,104,000,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
27 Oman 849,500,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
28 Azerbaijan 849,500,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
29 Australia 788,600,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
30 Pakistan 753,800,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
31 Vietnam 699,400,000,000 1 January 2012 est.
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Note: The data on reserves is based on estimates from the CIA World Factbook.