Top 10 countries by beer consumption per capita

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Now that we know what the biggest beer brands are, let’s take a look at the consumers side. After water and tea, beer is the third most consumed drink worldwide. Beer is produced by the saccharification of starch and fermentation of the resulting sugar, creating an alcoholic beverage. It is believed to be subject in one of the first recorded writings in history. And in 1516, William IV, Duke of Bavaria, adopted the Reinheitsgebot, possibly the first food-quality regulation. Today, the beer brewing industry is a global business with a worth of approximately 300 billion dollars annually. But where can we find the biggest beer lovers? Which countries have the highest beer consumption? Here they are, ranked and listed by liters per capita! Cheers!

Top 10 countries by beer consumption per capita

  1. Finland – 82,7 liters
  2. Venezuela – 83,0 liters
  3. Australia – 83,4 liters
  4. Poland – 83,6 liters
  5. Lithuania – 85,7 liters
  6. Estonia – 90,6 liters
  7. Ireland – 103,7 liters
  8. Austria – 105,8 liters
  9. Germany – 106,8 liters
  10. Czech Republik – 131,7 liters

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