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Pork Consumption per Capita 2020

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Pork Consumption by Country 2024

Global Pork Consumption: A Comparative Analysis

  1. Global Overview:

    • Pork Consumption: Constitutes 36% of global meat intake.
    • Current Consumption: 112.6 kilotons.
    • Projected Consumption by 2031: 129 kilotons.
  2. Top Pork-Consuming Countries:

    • Hong Kong:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 55.24 kg/year.
      • Note: Highest pork consumption globally.
    • Mainland China and Macau:

      • Regional Highlight: Major pork consumers in China.
    • Poland:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 54.95 kg/year.
      • Culinary Note: Golonka, a traditional dish, is popular in Silesia.
    • Spain:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 52.56 kg/year.
      • Note: Largest pork producer in the EU.
    • Lithuania:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 50.69 kg/year.
      • Breed: Lithuanian pig, sun-tolerant and locally bred.
    • Croatia:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 49.63 kg/year.
      • Breed: Black Slavonian pig, mainly produced in Pannonian and northern Croatia.
    • Hungary:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 48.3 kg/year.
      • Breed: Mangalica, known as the world's fattest pig.
    • Austria:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 45.03 kg/year.
      • Note: Pork is a key part of Austrian agriculture.
    • Czech Republic:

      • Total Meat Consumption: 84 kg/year.
      • Pork Consumption: 44.54 kg/year.
    • Germany:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 44.01 kg/year.
      • Cultural Note: Home to a Currywurst museum.
    • Montenegro:

      • Consumption Per Capita: 43.24 kg/year.

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Country
Pork Consumption per Capita 2020 (kg)
Hong Kong55.24
Poland54.95
Spain52.56
Lithuania50.69
Croatia49.63
Hungary48.30
Austria45.03
Czech Republic44.54
Germany44.01
Montenegro43.24
Belarus39.18
Slovakia38.82
Latvia38.44
South Korea38.40
Taiwan38.35
Vietnam38.18
Portugal38.09
Estonia37.73
Serbia37.33
Cyprus36.78
China35.34
Romania34.50
Luxembourg33.14
Italy32.88
Belgium32.80
Ireland31.11
France30.97
Finland30.80
United States30.64
Bulgaria30.04
Sweden28.61
Russia28.20
Nauru28.17
Switzerland27.78
Netherlands27.71
Malta25.84
Slovenia25.79
New Zealand25.15
Greece25.03
Australia24.24
United Kingdom24.04
Bahamas23.77
Norway23.65
Chile22.05
Iceland21.80
Cuba21.61
Canada21.39
Japan21.33
Belize20.81
Myanmar20.10
Moldova19.17
Mexico19.08
New Caledonia17.35
Ukraine16.73
Micronesia16.15
Panama15.91
Saint Kitts and Nevis15.52
Burkina Faso15.21
Saint Lucia14.94
Grenada14.61
Philippines14.51
Argentina14.42
French Polynesia14.32
Antigua and Barbuda14.31
Brazil14.19
Uruguay14.12
Seychelles13.72
Laos13.52
Denmark13.47
Thailand13.14
Ecuador12.89
Costa Rica12.74
North Macedonia12.62
Vanuatu12.38
Barbados12.32
Samoa12.25
Malawi11.84
Timor Leste11.49
Dominica11.44
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines11.26
Colombia10.52
Kiribati10.34
Papua New Guinea9.91
Dominican Republic9.85
Bolivia9.73
Bosnia and Herzegovina9.29
Georgia9.28
Paraguay8.83
Gabon8.29
Kazakhstan8.21
Armenia8.13
Suriname7.97
Malaysia7.44
Cape Verde7.30
Guinea Bissau7.23
Angola7.04
Cambodia5.92
Trinidad and Tobago5.61
Nicaragua5.30
Liberia5.29
Albania5.25
Honduras5.04
Guyana5.02
El Salvador4.72
Sao Tome and Principe4.69
Peru4.53
Namibia4.45
Venezuela4.43
Solomon Islands4.40
North Korea4.28
South Africa4.15
Haiti4.03
Lesotho3.79
Fiji3.69
Guatemala3.64
Mauritius3.18
Mozambique3.09
Jamaica3.05
Uganda2.87
Togo2.32
Kyrgyzstan2.12
Eswatini2.02
Bhutan1.89
Israel1.55
Zambia1.54
Nigeria1.47
Cameroon1.24
Ghana1.17
Senegal1.17
Qatar1.17
Nepal1.01
Ivory Coast1.01
Sierra Leone1.00
Madagascar0.98
Rwanda0.97
Indonesia0.89
Burundi0.85
Bahrain0.75
Benin0.74
Zimbabwe0.68
Mongolia0.61
Azerbaijan0.58
Lebanon0.55
Botswana0.48
Kenya0.41
Oman0.36
Maldives0.36
Gambia0.28
Tanzania0.25
India0.24
Guinea0.22
Uzbekistan0.16
Chad0.15
Djibouti0.13
Comoros0.12
Tajikistan0.09
Turkmenistan0.09
Niger0.06
Sri Lanka0.06
Mali0.05
Ethiopia0.02
Algeria0.02
Morocco0.02
Libya0.02
Egypt0.01
Tunisia0.01
Jordan0.01
South Sudan0.01
Mauritania0.01
Pakistan
Bangladesh
Iran
Turkey
Sudan
Iraq
Afghanistan
Yemen
Syria
Kuwait
World14.37
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Which country eats the most pork?

The greatest per capita pork consumption occurs in Hong Kong where each person eats an average of 55.24 kg of pork annually.

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