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gas demand by region chart


Regional gas demand highlights growth and end-use versatility

  • Global gas demand grows by about 45 percent from 2015 to 2040
  • Gas demand grows in all major sectors led by electricity generation
  • North America shows strong growth as energy choices shift to lower carbon fuels
  • Africa gas demand more than doubles as local supplies increase and economies develop
  • Asia Pacific gas demand rises the most accounting for 45 percent of global growth