Figure 8 Transportation's Share of U.S. Petroleum Use

Figure 8 Transportation's Share of U.S. Petroleum Use

(Million Barrels Per Day)

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Year Transportation Industry Buildings Utilities
1950 3.36 1.82 1.07 0.21
1951 3.69 1.98 1.17 0.18
1952 3.87 2.02 1.20 0.18
1953 4.07 2.08 1.22 0.23
1954 4.11 2.16 1.30 0.18
1955 4.46 2.39 1.40 0.21
1956 4.62 2.49 1.46 0.20
1957 4.71 2.46 1.43 0.22
1958 4.83 2.54 1.53 0.21
1959 5.01 2.71 1.57 0.24
1960 5.14 2.71 1.71 0.24
1961 5.25 2.72 1.76 0.24
1962 5.48 2.84 1.84 0.24
1963 5.68 2.96 1.84 0.26
1964 5.83 3.12 1.79 0.28
1965 6.04 3.25 1.91 0.32
1966 6.36 3.40 1.94 0.39
1967 6.66 3.43 2.02 0.44
1968 7.20 3.58 2.10 0.52
1969 7.52 3.76 2.16 0.69
1970 7.78 3.81 2.18 0.93
1971 8.09 3.84 2.18 1.09
1972 8.57 4.19 2.25 1.36
1973 9.05 4.48 2.23 1.54
1974 8.84 4.30 2.04 1.48
1975 8.95 4.04 1.95 1.39
1976 9.37 4.45 2.12 1.52
1977 9.76 4.82 2.14 1.71
1978 10.16 4.87 2.07 1.75
1979 10.01 5.34 1.73 1.44
1980 9.55 4.84 1.52 1.15
1981 9.49 4.27 1.33 0.96
1982 9.31 4.06 1.24 0.69
1983 9.41 3.85 1.29 0.68
1984 9.68 4.19 1.29 0.56
1985 9.85 4.10 1.30 0.48
1986 10.23 4.11 1.31 0.64
1987 10.53 4.25 1.33 0.55
1988 10.88 4.39 1.34 0.68
1989 11.01 4.26 1.32 0.74
1990 10.97 4.32 1.14 0.55
1991 10.80 4.25 1.14 0.52
1992 10.95 4.55 1.12 0.42
1993 11.18 4.45 1.14 0.46
1994 11.49 4.69 1.11 0.43
1995 11.73 4.60 1.11 0.29
1996 11.96 4.82 1.21 0.32
1997 12.13 4.97 1.18 0.36
1998 12.48 4.84 1.08 0.51
1999 12.89 5.03 1.18 0.42
2000 12.99 4.94 1.20 0.34

Source: U.S. Department of Energy, Energy Information Administration,Annual Energy Review 2000 (Washington, DC: August 2001), table, 5.12.