Sugar consumption per capita reached 39.2 kg in 2018 in Ukraine, according to Faostat. This is 13.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in Ukraine reached an all time high of 45.6 kg in 1992 and an all time low of 30.7 kg in 1997. When compared to Ukraine's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Poland amounted to 45.1 kg, 25.4 kg in Romania and 37.3 kg in Russia in 2018.
Ukraine has been ranked 23rd within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 12 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.