Conventional and non-conventional oil produced in Alberta. Non-conventional oil includes both unprocessed bitumen and synthetic oil.
Oil Production (thousand m3)
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PUBLISHED - Feb 5, 2020
Oil production in Alberta was 18.42 million cubic metres in December 2019, up 1.6% compared to December 2018. Non-conventional (or oil sands) production, which constituted 84.2% of all oil production in Alberta in December 2019, increased by 1.8% year-over-year, while production of conventional oil was up 0.5% over the same time frame. Oil production in Alberta increased 0.9% in 2019 over 2018 production to 204.5 million cubic metres.