Global butter consumption (kg per capita)

North and Central America

North and Central America
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Canada 2.8 2.7 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.8
Mexico 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4
United States 2.2 2.2 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5

South America

South America
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Argentina 0.8 1.4 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.0
Brazil 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Chile 1.1 1.2 1.0 1.2 1.2 1.2
Colombia 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Ecuador .. .. .. 1.5 1.5 1.5
Uruguay 1.6 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.6

European Union

European Union
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
European Union (28) 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7
Austria 4.9 5.1 5.0 5.0 5.3 5.3
Belgium 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.3
Bulgaria .. .. .. 0.8 0.9 0.9
Croatia 1.2 1.0 0.6 1.0 1.0 1.2
Czech Republic 5.0 4.9 4.9 5.2 4.9 5.0
Denmark .. .. .. 2.5 3.9 4.8
Estonia 5.7 4.3 4.1 2.5 1.5 2.2
Finland 3.1 3.4 4.1 4.5 3.7 3.5
France 7.7 7.6 7.6 7.3 7.7 8.3
Germany 5.8 5.7 6.3 6.2 6.2 6.1
Hungary 1.0 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.2
Ireland 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4
Italy 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.3
Latvia 2.6 2.5 2.8 2.8 2.3 2.6
Lithuania 2.2 2.0 2.2 2.8 2.6 3.0
Netherlands 3.7 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
Poland 4.4 4.2 4.2 3.9 4.0 4.1
Slovakia 2.8 2.6 2.6 3.2 3.0 3.2
Spain 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5
Sweden 1.8 1.6 2.6 3.0 2.2 2.3
United Kingdom 3.0 3.2 3.1 3.4 3.3 2.9

Other European Countries

Other European Countries
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Iceland 4.8 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.2 5.7
Norway 2.3 2.4 2.5 3.2 2.9 2.9
Russia 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.6 2.4
Switzerland 5.5 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.5 5.3
Ukraine 2.0 1.8 1.7 2.1 2.3 2.5

Middle East

Middle East
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Iran 3.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Israel 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9
Turkey 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.9

Africa

Africa
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Egypt 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8
Kenya .. .. 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3
South Africa 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3
Tanzania .. .. .. 0.4 0.4 0.4

Asia

Asia
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
China 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
India 3.3 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8
Japan 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Kazakhstan .. 1.1 1.4 1.2 1.4 1.6
Mongolia .. .. .. 0.6 0.5 0.6
Pakistan 3.7 3.7 3.8 3.9 3.9 3.9
South Korea 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Oceania

Oceania
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Australia 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.7 3.9 4.0
New Zealand 4.2 4.6 4.5 4.7 4.9 4.8

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Source: International Dairy Federation and Statistics Canada
Calculations done by AAFC-AID, Market Information Section

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