Top 5 Fast Food Consuming Countries in the world

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Fast food has become the major industry in the world due to its rapidly increasing popularity its number of consumers is increasing rapidly. It is easy to prepare and require least time for its preparation therefore people prefer to use such edible commodities. It got popularity since 1950 in the United States of America. There are thousands of outlets severing these foods in a very good manner In united states commonly used meal includes French fries, hamburger, soft drink and many other famous products.according to a survey about its usage USA ranked at the top, actually junk food doesn’t require a full fledged time for having a meal.

Although every country is using such meals around the globe yet there are some countries which are noted to have the highest consumption rate as compared to the other countries around the 5 fast food consumption statistics by country is given below.


Statistics: Top 5 Fast Food Consuming Countries in the world

1. United States

United States

United States is reported as the biggest consumer of fast food in the world. Here burgers are more popular than other products which are responsible for the 50% expense in this industry. Here the healthcare companies take audit to the edible products to check out the quality of meals. Here MacDonald’s  is most famous restaurant having more than 17% market share. People used to eats the most junk food resulting USA to become 1st in the list of countries having highest obesity rates in the world, due to over food consumption  higher over weight percentage has been seen in most of states.

2. France


France ranks second in list of Fast Food Consuming Countries French food restaurants are very famous in all the countries around the globe. Some deals such as sandwiches, burgers and pizza have increased the sales in the last couple of years and up to 14 percent. Burger king is the most popular restaurant in France which came into existence 16 years ago and got much popularity not only in France but also in the other countries of the world. France is a European country having a good economy with per capita GDP of $35,680. According to 2013 estimates its population is accounted more than 65,950,000.



Canada became 3rd in top Fast Food Consuming Countries. Tim Hortons is the most famous hotel having the 25% share in the market. While McDonald’s and subway have 11 percent and 6 percent share. Here chicken and ice creams are mostly consumed. Canada is the second largest country in the world by its area size. It is covering the area of 9,984,670 square kilo meters. Its population according to 2011 estimates was 33,476,688. It’s per capita GDP (2013) is $43,146.

4. United Kingdom

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World health care organizations forced all the junk food companies to maintain and increase their healthier standards, so some companies like KFC, McDonald’s and Burger king took the responsibility to provide quality food in the world, United Kingdom is given the fourth rank with highest fast food usage in the world.

5.South Korea

South Korea

South Korea suffered some crises in the fast food sector which later on turned into the rapid increasing sector in South Korea. Paris Croissant Co. is the leading fast food company having the 19% share in the market. South Korea has a good reputation in the technology sector as well as fast food consumption.


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  • Tomás Félix

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