11 Countries that Consume the Most Pizza

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We explore the eating habits around the world with this list – 11 countries that consume the most Pizza. Thin crust, delicious tomato sauce, snow white mozzarella, with many possible toppings, such as pepperoni, ham, or even pineapple, and all baked in the oven; this simple meal, created by resourceful Italians in 1600’s, is nowadays one of the most famous and most consumed food in the world. Who doesn’t like pizza? The global trend of fast food spread fast and everywhere, with pizza being the most popular one. Just take a look at 11 countries that consume the most fast food in the world and see for yourself.

Pizza lovers around the world enjoy their beloved dish in many ways and with countless variations. Vegetarian, with seafood, different toppings, and all the spices in the world. In every corner of the Earth you’ll find a different recipe for pizza and numerous food sites and blogs share different ideas on ingredients and ways to enjoy the most preferable fast food in the world. Even though it is considered unhealthy, millions can’t imagine the world without it. The food industry was changed with the development of frozen pizzas, which were more affordable and super easy to prepare. You could just buy a bunch of them, and heat one or two up in the oven when you need them. Restaurants offer takeaways and pizza stands outside for people passing by and not having the time to wait. Pizza is popular so much that the industry around this food is worth around $30 billion a year. Many case studies showcase pizza’s popularity in the USA, and there are dozens of interesting facts about it. Every second in America a 350 slices of pizza are eaten. The largest purveyor of pizza in the USA and the world is Pizza Hut, with nearly 13,000 restaurants.


Regular pizza is unhealthy, but delicious and addictive. There even exists an eating disorder when people eat nothing but pizza for long periods of time.

We love pizza, no doubt about that, and we consume it at large. We did some research for you, and made the list of 11 countries who consume the most pizza in the world. Can you guess who the biggest consumer of pizza is? You’ll be surprised.

11. Turkey

This country between Europe and Asia, known for the monumental Hagia Sophia, kebab, pasta, coffee and smokes, seems to enjoy fast food very much – pizza included. The Turkish variation of this fast food delight contains olive oil, garlic cloves, onions, basil, parsley, and minced meat. The Turks enjoy pizza mostly in the evening.


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