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Indonesians don't use much fuel — consuming .08 gallons a day, or one third the global average. Then again, you're not likely to do a lot of driving — and thus consume petrol — when the average daily income for a citizen is $11. Indonesians outside of Jakarta rely a great deal on animals to provide horsepower. They get better mileage.
(Story by Bloomberg Rankings using data compiled by Bloomberg, Associates for International Research Inc., Europe's Energy Portal, the International Monetary Fund and the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Gas prices are from Jan. 3-18. Ranking includes select countries with a minimum income of $3.50 a day per person. Prices are in U.S. dollars per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline. As octane levels for "regular" gasoline vary internationally, the cheapest option was used for each country)