Global butter consumption (kg per capita)

North and Central America

North and Central America
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Canada 2.7 2.9 2.9 2.7 2.9 2.8
Mexico 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.9 0.7 0.8
United States 2.2 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.6

South America

South America
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Argentina 1.4 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9
Brazil 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
Chile 1.2 1.0 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.4
Colombia 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.2
Ecuador .. .. 1.5 1.5 1.5 ..
Uruguay 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.6 1.5

European Union

European Union
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
European Union (28) 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.8
Austria 5.1 5.0 5.0 5.3 5.3 5.0
Belgium 2.4 2.4 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.3
Bulgaria .. .. 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0
Croatia 1.0 0.6 1.0 1.0 1.2 1.6
Cyprus 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.8 1.9 1.9
Czech Republic 4.9 4.9 5.2 5.0 5.1 5.5
Denmark .. .. 2.5 3.9 4.9 4.9
Estonia 4.3 4.1 2.5 1.5 2.2 1.6
Finland 3.4 4.1 4.5 3.7 3.2 3.3
France 7.6 7.6 7.3 7.7 8.3 8.0
Germany 5.7 6.3 6.2 5.8 5.7 6.0
Hungary 1.0 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.2 1.4
Ireland 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4
Italy 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.4
Latvia 2.5 2.8 2.8 2.3 2.9 2.8
Lithuania 2.0 2.2 2.8 2.6 3.0 3.3
Luxembourg 5.8 6.0 6.1 5.4 5.3 4.8
Netherlands 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
Poland 4.2 4.2 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.3
Slovakia 2.6 2.6 3.2 3.0 3.2 3.5
Spain 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4
Sweden 1.6 2.6 3.0 2.2 2.3 2.5
United Kingdom 3.2 3.1 3.4 3.2 2.9 3.2

Other European Countries

Other European Countries
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Iceland 4.7 4.7 4.9 5.2 5.8 5.8
Norway 2.4 2.5 3.2 2.9 2.9 3.0
Russia 2.4 2.4 2.3 2.6 2.4 2.3
Switzerland 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.5 5.3 5.4
Ukraine 1.8 1.7 2.1 2.3 2.6 2.0

Middle East

Middle East
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Iran 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.1 1.1 1.0
Israel 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9
Turkey 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9

Africa

Africa
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Egypt 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.8
Kenya .. 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
South Africa 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.5
Tanzania .. .. 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4

Asia

Asia
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
China 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
India 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.8
Japan 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
Kazakhstan 1.1 1.4 1.2 1.3 1.7 1.3
Korea (Republic) 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Mongolia .. .. 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6
Pakistan 3.7 3.8 3.9 4.8 4.8 4.8

Oceania

Oceania
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Australia 3.9 3.9 3.7 3.9 4.0 3.9
New Zealand 4.6 4.5 4.7 4.9 4.9 4.9

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

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