Highest & Cheapest Gas Prices by Country

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

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Company Symbol % Change
ConocoPhillips COP:US 1.76
Exxon Mobil Corp XOM:US 2.72
Hess Corp HES:US 5.60
Chevron Corp CVX:US 3.58
BP PLC BP/:LN 2.60
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Cyprus

Price per gallon of gasoline: $6.88
Rank by most expensive gas: 26
Rank by pain at the pump: 30

With above-average gas prices, low incomes and lots of driving, Cypriots give up the third-greatest share of their incomes to fueling up: 3.5 percent. The only countries that spend more are South Africa and Greece.

The average daily income is $68. The share of a day's wages needed to buy a gallon of gas is 10 percent.

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