Sugar consumption per capita reached 18.7 kg in 2018 in Estonia, according to Faostat. This is 8.86 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Estonia reached an all time high of 48.6 kg in 2000 and an all time low of 17.0 kg in 1992. When compared to Estonia's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Finland amounted to 29.6 kg, 25.2 kg in Latvia, 32.0 kg in Lithuania and 37.3 kg in Russia in 2018.
Estonia has been ranked 103rd within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 79 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.