Sugar consumption per capita reached 3.70 kg in 2013 in Nepal, according to Faostat. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Nepal reached an all time high of 4.63 kg in 2000 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 5.00 kg, 6.00 kg in China and 17.8 kg in India in 2013.
Nepal has been ranked 159th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 10 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.