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Keeling curve.

World oil endowment Darker green indicates areas with more resources.
"Oil endowment" considers "cumulative production, plus remaining reserves and undiscovered resources." Note - does not include coal or gas.
Source of data: World Petroleum Assessment, 2000 – U.S. Geological Survey

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