State Production and Historical Info

Production data through February 2016 added June 8, 2016. County production is also available online.

Year Oil
Production
(bbls)
Wells Cumulative
(bbls)
1995 45,367,212 42,809 5,802,691,000
1996 43,625,594 48,988 5,846,316,594
1997 41,289,345 46,938 5,887,605,939
1998 36,378,559 44,336 5,923,984,498
1999 33,905,125 41,305 5,957,889,623
2000 35,174,434 42,044 5,993,064,057
2001 34,124,322 41,445 6,027,188,379
2002 33,379,679 41,283 6,060,568,058
2003 33,972,033 41,173 6,094,540,091
2004 33,878,472 41,920 6,128,418,563
2005 33,619,258 43,012 6,162,037,821
2006 35,669,001 43,924 6,197,706,822
2007 36,590,232 43,411 6,234,297,054
2008 39,658,170 45,128 6,273,955,224
2009 39,472,421 45,634 6,313,427,645
2010 40,469,726 46,109 6,353,897,371
2011 41,499,072 47,243 6,395,396,443
2012 43,750,558 49,559 6,439,147,001
2013 46,845,527 51,888 6,485,992,528
2014 49,503,968 53,665 6,535,496,496
2015 45,476,252 53,521 6,580,972,748
2016 6,551,379 40,730 6,587,524,127

Data through February 2016.
Note: bbls is barrels.

Production of oil in Kansas over time.

Comparison of oil production in 2015 and 2016 for similar months.

Comparison of oil production in 2014 and 2015 for similar months.

Year Gas
Production
(mcf)
Wells Cumulative
(mcf)
1995 733,845,646 15,404 31,957,139,000
1996 735,034,582 16,572 32,692,173,582
1997 690,383,524 16,742 33,382,557,106
1998 606,699,695 16,794 33,989,256,801
1999 567,674,531 16,792 34,556,931,332
2000 533,658,257 17,124 35,090,589,589
2001 486,018,443 17,552 35,576,608,032
2002 458,920,155 17,910 36,035,528,187
2003 423,509,989 18,387 36,459,038,176
2004 400,593,044 19,172 36,859,631,220
2005 379,860,310 20,238 37,239,491,530
2006 375,433,250 22,580 37,614,924,780
2007 370,948,447 24,389 37,985,873,227
2008 378,718,724 25,640 38,364,591,951
2009 359,644,135 25,906 38,724,236,086
2010 334,365,998 25,346 39,058,602,084
2011 312,532,496 25,230 39,371,134,580
2012 299,051,000 24,894 39,670,185,580
2013 293,437,563 24,659 39,963,623,143
2014 288,056,587 24,755 40,251,679,730
2015 285,521,225 24,358 40,537,200,955
2016 41,620,948 22,554 40,578,821,903

Data through February 2016.
Note: mcf is 1000 cubic feet.

Production of gas in Kansas over time.

Comparison of gas production in 2015 and 2016 for similar months.

Comparison of gas production in 2014 and 2015 for similar months.

Overview

Files to download

Excel files with state and county annual production. Data from 1970 and after created from the lease-production database and aggregated into county form. Data for 1969 and before is typed in from published sources (Survey bulletins, special distribution publications, etc.).

Monthly production for all counties and state totals in Excel files. Previous decades grouped in ZIP archives.

Historical Production

  • history.xls--Excel file with total production since 1930 for entire state. [ UPDATED ] (Oct. 28, 2010)
  • Yearly data until 1971.
  • "Unattributed" oil and gas means historic production not assigned to any year.
  • "Unattributed" data not added to cumulative columns.