Which Country Eats the Most Cheese



Cheese is widely used food which is derived from the milk and it is available in diverse flavors and textures. Today we will discuss cheese consumption by country per capita so you will get to know which countries eat/ consume more cheese than the rest of world. but firstly we will discuss the benefits. cheese has a wide range of proteins and fats naturally included in  composition which are beneficial  for the human health. Hundreds of  types are produced in different countries around the globe and exported and imported by diverse nations according to their consumption size. Its good and huge production requires a reasonable time effort and education.

If we take a look into its production history we will come to know it as an ancient food ingredient and its exact country of origin is not found anywhere. our staff has made an effort and sensed where it is produced the most and which country produces the most cheese annually in the world. after a verified research we came to know It is being produced in Europe, central Asia at most. Its good usage can be proved more helpful for the human health as it is excellent  source of calcium and protein, some of its benefits are as follows:

Cheese Benefits for Human Health

 benefits of cheese for children

  • Protein is much essential for human stomach and it improves human digestive system.
  • It makes the teeth as well as the human bones stronger by providing the essential calcium.
  • It has a good amount of zinc in its composition which aids the tissue growth of a human system and prevents the muscular system from diverse number of problems.
  • Zinc and Biotin are too helpful for the hair health and make them stronger and healthiest.

Most Famous Types of Cheese

There are many types of cheese from which the most famous and popular kinds are listed below:

  • Blue Cheese
  • Cheddar
  • Cottage
  • Cream
  • Feta
  • Goat Cheese
  • Mozzarella
  • Parmesan
  • Ricotta
  • Roman
  • Swiss Cheese

Q : Which country eats/consumes/uses the most cheese in the world?

Ans : Every person thinks that France has the highest consumption rate of cheese in the world because it produces the largest amount of cheese annually. More than 1000 varieties are produced in a fiscal year within the French country. But in fact from usage point of view  Germany is the largest cheese consumer in the world as compared to the other countries of the world. Different countries have different consumption rates. Following is a list of top ten countries which are considered the largest consumers in the world.

 List of Top Ten Cheeses Consuming Countries in the World Per Capita

Rank Country Consumption
Per head
1. Greece 68
2. France 53
3. Malta 48
4. Germany 46
5. The Netherlands 46
6. Romania 46
7. Italy 44
8. Finland 44
9. Poland 41
10. Sweden 40


Due to the diverse number of its benefits its consumption rate has increased up to a peak level. Its consumption greater now if compared to previous usage. Following image is making a comparison of its usage with the countries at present usage and the previous usage. Following image is showing the consumption rate according to 2009 estimates in pounds.


Cheese Consumption statistics

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