Sugar consumption per capita reached 41.4 kg in 2013 in Russia, according to Faostat. This is 1.72 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Russia reached an all time high of 42.4 kg in 2011 and an all time low of 30.3 kg in 1992. When compared to Russia's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in China amounted to 6.00 kg, 34.6 kg in Germany, 15.0 kg in Japan and 27.4 kg in USA in 2013.
Russia has been ranked 12th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.