Honey Consumption

Annual U.S. per capita Honey Consumption is

1.3 pounds

Honey Consumption

  • 50% of the population directly purchases honey, 35% never eat honey, the remaining 15% consume honey in products made with honey (i.e. Honey Cereals, Honey Roasted Peanuts, etc.).
  • Industrial honey accounts for 45% of total domestic consumption. The primary industrial users are bakery, health food and cereal manufacturers.
  • The food service industry consumes another 10% of domestic consumption.

 

 

“I eat my peas with honey; I’ve done it all my life. They do taste kinda funny, but it keeps ’em on the knife.” – Ogden Nash