Sugar consumption per capita reached 10.4 kg in 2018 in Nigeria, according to Faostat. This is 0.290 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Nigeria reached an all time high of 10.5 kg in 2015 and an all time low of kg in. When compared to Nigeria's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Benin amounted to 7.46 kg, 9.93 kg in Cameroon, 9.19 kg in Chad and 0.010 kg in Niger in 2018.
Nigeria has been ranked 132nd within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.