Which Country Produces the Most Game Meat?

Game Meat Production (tonnes), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 62 countries in 2016, Papua New Guinea ranked the highest in game meat production with 406,496 tonnes followed by USA and Nigeria. On the other end of the scale was Senegal with 65.0 tonnes, Lithuania with 100 tonnes and Slovakia with 120 tonnes.

Data for more countries are available at Game Meat Production indicator page.

Game Meat Production Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Argentina tonnes 50,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 ... ...
Cameroon tonnes 66,500 66,500 67,433 69,677 71,241
Congo tonnes 35,595 41,000 43,614 40,287 41,878
Dem. Republic of the Congo tonnes 89,179 88,936 88,910 88,911 88,913
Ethiopia tonnes 84,448 85,000 85,000 85,000 85,058
Germany tonnes 69,605 66,721 64,048 63,152 62,257
Ghana tonnes 71,710 74,300 74,898 72,188 72,850
Ivory Coast tonnes 137,194 139,614 141,141 143,208 145,276
Morocco tonnes 46,214 47,000 47,991 48,885 49,769
Nigeria tonnes 155,000 163,000 165,000 165,000 165,835
Papua New Guinea tonnes 360,000 380,000 380,000 388,044 399,551
South Africa tonnes 37,066 46,000 43,876 42,529 37,639
USA tonnes 248,400 248,400 252,625 254,584 256,354
Zambia tonnes 37,256 38,000 38,200 38,500 38,881
Zimbabwe tonnes 34,783 35,000 35,000 35,000 35,000