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Country vs country: Japan and United States compared: Lifestyle > Food and drink stats

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STAT Japan United States HISTORY
Alcohol > Consumption > Current 7.6 litres per capita
Ranked 25th.
8.3 litres per capita
Ranked 20th. 9% more than Japan
Beer > Consumption 55 litres
Ranked 16th.
85 litres
Ranked 8th. 55% more than Japan
Big Mac nutritional values > Carbohydrates 45.2 g
Ranked 4th.
46 g
Ranked 1st. 2% more than Japan
Big Mac nutritional values > Fat 30.5 g
Ranked 1st. 5% more than United States
29 g
Ranked 3rd.
Bottled water > Consumption 10.4 litres
Ranked 17th.
46.8 litres
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Japan
Coffee > Consumption 1.4 kgs
Ranked 15th.
3 kgs
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than Japan
Exports 0.69
Ranked 111th.
10.24
Ranked 72nd. 15 times more than Japan

Fruit juice > Consumption 20.7 litres
Ranked 15th.
42.8 litres
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Japan
Pork > Consumption per capita 36.1
Ranked 15th.
62.8
Ranked 12th. 74% more than Japan
Soft drink > Consumption 21.6 litres
Ranked 18th.
216 litres
Ranked 1st. 10 times more than Japan
Subway resturants 103
Ranked 9th.
19,467
Ranked 1st. 189 times more than Japan
Subway resturants per million 0.806
Ranked 43th.
65.24
Ranked 4th. 81 times more than Japan
Tea > Consumption 0.9 kgs
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than United States
0.2 kgs
Ranked 13th.
Total spirit > Consumption 8.2 litres
Ranked 1st. 71% more than United States
4.8 litres
Ranked 6th.
Wine > Consumption 10 litres
Ranked 15th. 43% more than United States
7 litres
Ranked 18th.
Big Mac nutritional values > Salt equivalent 2,800 mg
Ranked 1st. 15% more than United States
2,426 mg
Ranked 5th.
Big Mac nutritional values > Protein 25.5
Ranked 33th. 2% more than United States
25
Ranked 35th.
Big Mac nutritional values > Energy 557 kcal
Ranked 1st. 1% more than United States
550 kcal
Ranked 2nd.
Alcohol > Consumption > 2000 7.6 litres per capita
Ranked 25th.
8.3 litres per capita
Ranked 23th. 9% more than Japan
Alcohol > Consumption > 1960 5 litres per capita
Ranked 17th.
7.8 litres per capita
Ranked 10th. 56% more than Japan
Alcohol > Consumption > 1980 7.1 litres per capita
Ranked 24th.
10.5 litres per capita
Ranked 19th. 48% more than Japan
Alcohol > Consumption > 1990 8 litres per capita
Ranked 24th.
9.3 litres per capita
Ranked 21st. 16% more than Japan
Alcohol > Consumption > 1970 6.1 litres per capita
Ranked 22nd.
9.5 litres per capita
Ranked 14th. 56% more than Japan
Imports > % of merchandise imports 10.45%
Ranked 73th. 92% more than United States
5.45%
Ranked 110th.

Beverages and tobacco > % of value added in manufacturing 8.86%
Ranked 66th.
12.09%
Ranked 61st. 36% more than Japan

Exports > % of merchandise > Exports 0.5%
Ranked 109th.
6.85%
Ranked 72nd. 14 times more than Japan

SOURCES: OECD Health Data 2005; Global Market Information Database, published by Euromonitor; Wikipedia>Big Mac; Wikipedia>Big Mac ; World Bank staff estimates from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.; USDA Census of Agriculture; Subway, 2006.; Subway, 2006. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; Wikipedia> Big Mac; World Development Indicators database

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