GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Statistics About The Most Popular Food In The World

The most popular food in the world, based on global consumption data, is rice.

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"Pizza, a dish of Italian origin, is the most popular food in the world having been voted number 1 in a survey of more than 24,000 people in 24 countries."

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"After pizza, the second-most popular food around the world is sushi, a Japanese delicacy."

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"According to the USDA, Americans consume 93.5 pounds of chicken per person per year, making it one of the most popular food staples in the United States."

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"The global rice consumption is expected to surpass 500 million metric tons by 2022."

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"The annual consumption of bread in France is 10 billion baguettes."

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"The worldwide consumption of chips (potato crisps) is estimated to be more than 11.2 million tons in a year."

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"In 2020, around 13,632 million packets of instant noodles were consumed in China, showing its prevalence in Asian cuisine."

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"It’s estimated that approximately 2.25 billion cups of coffee are consumed globally every day."

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"The world eats about 14.2 billion hamburgers each year in McDonald's alone."

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"A report showed that tacos are the most popular food item on Uber Eats, with over 95 million orders received in 2019."

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"There are around 20,000 sushi restaurants in Japan and 20,000 outside of Japan, reinforcing sushi's status as a widely popular dish."

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"As per Google Trends data, "Pizza" is the most searched food globally, followed by "Pasta"."

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"Chicken Tikka Masala, a popular Indian dish, is one of the most ordered dishes in the United Kingdom."

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"An average American consumes approximately 46 pizza slices a year."

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"China, India, and Indonesia are the top three rice-consuming countries globally."

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"Samgyeopsal, Korean BBQ Pork Belly, is the most consumed meat in South Korea."

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"Tea is the most consumed beverage in the world with about 6 billion cups consumed every day."

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"The per capita consumption of cheese in the European Union is 18.44 kg per year."

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"The annual per capita consumption of beef in Argentina is around 40 kg."

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