Sugar consumption per capita reached 11.9 kg in 2018 in Malawi, according to Faostat. This is 1.25 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Malawi reached an all time high of 15.0 kg in 1995 and an all time low of 2.39 kg in 1961. When compared to Malawi's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Mozambique amounted to 13.2 kg, 30.5 kg in South Africa, 10.7 kg in Tanzania and 10.5 kg in Zambia in 2018.
Malawi has been ranked 125th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.