Sugar consumption per capita reached 6.44 kg in 2018 in Nepal, according to Faostat. This is 0.312 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Nepal reached an all time high of 6.62 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 0.710 kg in 1980. When compared to Nepal's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Bangladesh amounted to 5.73 kg, 6.91 kg in China and 21.0 kg in India in 2018.
Nepal has been ranked 148th within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.