Based on a comparison of 172 countries in 2014, China ranked the highest in hen eggs production with 24,598 kt followed by USA and India. On the other end of the scale was Cayman Islands with 0.005 kt, Hong Kong with 0.255 kt and Bhutan with 0.297 kt.
Total hen eggs production reached 65,830 kt in 2014 in the World according to Faostat. This is 3.69 % less than in the previous year and 15.6 % more than 10 years ago.
Historically, total hen eggs production reached an all time high of 68,262 kt in 2013 and an all time low of 14,384 kt in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 2.91 % since 1961.
The top ranked country, China, accounted for 37.4 % of hen eggs production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 52.5 % share while the ten largest countries some 72.6 % in 2014.