Highest & Cheapest Gas Prices by Country

By Tom Randall - 2013-02-13T13:11:46Z

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Company Symbol % Change
Hess Corp HES:US 1.40
Exxon Mobil Corp XOM:US 0.61
Chevron Corp CVX:US -0.28
ConocoPhillips COP:US 1.10
BP PLC BP/:LN -1.54
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Finland

Price per gallon of gasoline: $8.12
Rank by most expensive gas: 12
Rank by pain at the pump: 44

European demand for fuel has been declining since at least 2010. The decline in consumption has led to the closure of at least seven refineries in the past three years, operated by companies including Total and ConocoPhillips.

Finns have the fourth-highest gas taxes in Europe, just above their neighbors in Sweden. The average daily income is $127. The share of a day's wages needed to buy a gallon of gas is 6.4 percent.

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