Sugar consumption per capita reached 12.0 kg in 2018 in Afghanistan, according to Faostat. This is 7.37 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Afghanistan reached an all time high of 12.0 kg in 2018 and an all time low of 2.23 kg in 1996. When compared to Afghanistan's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Iran amounted to 28.0 kg, 23.9 kg in Pakistan, 17.9 kg in Tajikistan and 12.1 kg in Turkmenistan in 2018.
Afghanistan has been ranked 124th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 20 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.