Which Country Eats the Most Eggs?

Egg Consumption (Total) (kt), 2013
Food & Drink | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 157 countries in 2013, China ranked the highest in egg consumption with 81,658 kt followed by USA and India. On the other end of the scale was Djibouti with 0.304 kt, Guyana with 0.780 kt and Guinea Bissau with 1.17 kt.

Average egg consumption reached 63,587 kt in 2013 in the World according to Faostat. This is 1.17 % more than in the previous year and 17.3 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average egg consumption reached an all time high of 63,587 kt in 2013 and an all time low of 14,027 kt in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 2.95 % since 1961.

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

Egg Consumption (Total) Unit 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Brazil kt 1,419 1,459 1,544 1,632 1,721
China kt 75,430 79,087 77,616 79,060 83,060
France kt 899 846 884 848 795
Germany kt 997 1,011 1,016 1,032 1,056
India kt 2,434 2,526 2,678 2,833 2,903
Indonesia kt 1,157 1,089 1,064 1,126 1,023
Italy kt 689 708 764 697 709
Japan kt 2,497 2,466 2,416 2,425 2,404
Mexico kt 1,974 2,008 2,029 2,044 2,108
Russia kt 2,047 2,037 2,094 2,153 2,175
Spain kt 656 620 637 641 644
Thailand kt 663 667 751 770 787
USA kt 4,323 4,287 4,324 4,378 4,370
Ukraine kt 683 701 733 778 823
United Kingdom kt 626 642 634 672 657