Who's the Major Bean Eater?

Bean Consumption Per Capita (kg), 2013
Food & Drink | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 133 countries in 2013, Rwanda ranked the highest in bean consumption per capita with 27.6 kg followed by Nicaragua and Brazil. On the other end of the scale was Germany with 0.100 kg, Australia with 0.100 kg and Argentina with 0.100 kg.

Average bean consumption per capita reached 2.50 kg in 2013 in the World according to Faostat. This is 4 % more than in the previous year and -1.20 % less than 10 years ago.

Historically, average bean consumption per capita reached an all time high of 3.15 kg in 1964 and an all time low of 2.18 kg in 2005. The average annual growth amounted to -0.363 % since 1961.

Data for more countries are available at Bean Consumption Per Capita indicator page.