Sugar consumption per capita reached 7.46 kg in 2018 in Benin, according to Faostat. This is 0.533 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Benin reached an all time high of 7.68 kg in 1994 and an all time low of kg in. When compared to Benin's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Burkina Faso amounted to 9.37 kg, 0.010 kg in Niger, 10.4 kg in Nigeria and 13.2 kg in Togo in 2018.
Benin has been ranked 146th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.