Who's the Major Pork Eater?

Pork Meat Consumption Per Capita (kg), 2017 or latest
Food & Drink | March 9, 2020
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Based on a comparison of 142 countries in 2017, Poland ranked the highest in pork meat consumption per capita with 55.0 kg followed by Spain and Germany. On the other end of the scale was Oman with 0.010 kg, Afghanistan with 0.010 kg and Egypt with 0.010 kg.

Average pork meat consumption per capita reached 15.7 kg in 2017 in the World according to Faostat. This is 0.127 % more than in the previous year and 4.46 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average pork meat consumption per capita reached an all time high of 15.9 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 8.00 kg in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 1.21 % since 1961.

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

Pork Meat Consumption Per Capita Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Austria kg 52.7 48.2 52.6 52.7 52.9
China kg 35.6 37.6 38.4 39.0 38.8
Croatia kg 42.6 44.7 42.8 45.8 48.1
Czech Republic kg 45.2 42.3 41.2 43.4 46.1
Germany kg 53.5 52.4 51.8 52.9 51.9
Hungary kg 41.5 39.0 34.9 40.4 45.3
Italy kg 40.1 39.8 40.3 36.7 39.1
Latvia kg 42.4 37.9 35.0 35.0 37.8
Lithuania kg 45.1 44.9 45.7 46.9 48.4
Montenegro kg ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 52.2 54.2 53.0 44.9 44.1
Poland kg 51.2 47.0 46.2 50.8 54.1
Portugal kg 40.8 38.8 37.9 42.1 43.1
South Korea kg 30.9 32.8 32.8 33.4 35.9
Spain kg 48.3 48.8 48.9 49.3 51.0
Vietnam kg 34.4 34.7 35.0 35.5 36.7