Which Country Drinks the Most Coffee?

Coffee Consumption (Total) (kt), 2017 or latest
Food & Drink | March 4, 2020
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Based on a comparison of 145 countries in 2017, USA ranked the highest in coffee consumption with 1,429 kt followed by Pakistan and Philippines. On the other end of the scale was Malaysia with 1.00 kt, Bahamas with 1.00 kt and Malta with 1.00 kt.

Total coffee consumption reached 9,364 kt in 2017 in the World according to Faostat. This is 2.3 % more than in the previous year and 18.1 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, total coffee consumption reached an all time high of 9,364 kt in 2017 and an all time low of 3,344 kt in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 1.86 % since 1961.

The top ranked country, USA, accounted for 15.3 % of coffee consumption in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 31.2 % share while the ten largest countries some 59.6 % in 2017.

Data for more countries are available at Coffee Consumption (Total) indicator page.

Coffee Consumption (Total) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Brazil kt 610 690 660 256 416
Canada kt 268 255 265 263 266
China kt 39.4 59.0 63.0 96.0 107
Ethiopia kt 80.2 71.0 66.0 176 217
France kt 370 360 359 345 377
Germany kt 489 581 559 540 562
Italy kt 350 343 341 327 328
Japan kt 468 437 494 430 448
Pakistan kt 0.404 0.289 1.05 1.00 1.00
Philippines kt 185 322 284 303 312
Russia kt 282 262 261 202 184
Spain kt 166 191 185 173 179
USA kt 1,311 1,313 1,367 1,362 1,390
United Kingdom kt 167 164 162 166 171
Vietnam kt 0.589 0.544 0.623 141 153