Graph# 25
World GDP vs Cumulative Production
Data from: EIA (conventional crude) & World Bank
blue curve, power equation
1960 = year zero (0) 

Blue dots are World GDP from the World Bank. The blue curve is conventional crude production derived from the EIA data set. The blue curve represents conventional crude production. The graph demonstrates the close relationship between crude production, and GDP. Conventional crude production has been driving the world economy.