Per head consumption/Global Comparison - Ranking list of tea drinkers
Per head consumption of black and green tea in different countries, 3-year average, in grams
(Source: Annual Bulletin of Statistics, ITC London, 2002)


  Country 1999-2001
     
1 Ireland 2.710
2 Libya 2.650
3 Kuwait 2.290
4 United Kingdom 2.280
5 Qatar 2.230
6 Iraq 2.220
7 Turkey 2.170
8 Iran 1.430
9 Hongkong 1.360
10 Marocco 1.340
11 Sri Lanka 1.270
12 Bahrain 1.180
13 Tunesia 1.140
  Japan 1.140
14 Afghanistan 1.112
15 Egypt 1.010
16 New Zealand 970
17 Chile 870
18 Poland 820
19 Pakistan 790
20 Australia 750
21 CIS/USSR 710
  Country 1999-2001
     
22 Saudi Arabia 670
23 India 640
24 Canada 590
25 Sudan 530
26 Netherlands 480
  South Africa 480
27 China 360
28 USA 330
29 Schweden 320
30 Denmark 290
31 Germany 260
  Switzerland 260
32 Kenya 250
33 Norway 230
34 Austria 220
  France 220
  Czech. Republic 220
35 Belgium & Lux. 190
36 Algeria 180
37 Finland 170
38 Italy 80
39 Tanzania 70