Sugar consumption per capita reached 34.1 kg in 2013 in United Kingdom, according to Faostat. This is 0.583 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sugar consumption per capita in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 47.3 kg in 1961 and an all time low of 28.4 kg in 2006. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, sugar consumption per capita in Belgium amounted to 44.0 kg, 32.0 kg in France, 34.6 kg in Germany and 26.3 kg in Ireland in 2013.
United Kingdom has been ranked 37th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of sugar consumption per capita, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Sugar contains carbohydrates and as this name implies, is composed of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.