Each day, approximately 1 million pizzas are consumed in Italy. Pizza here is popular both among locals and tourists who want to try a taste of authentic Italian cuisine. There are around 63,000 pizzerias in Italy, employing about 100,000 pizza makers.
Which country is pizza most popular?
Italy. As well as inventing the original recipe of pizza, Italians can be proud to have made it into the top five countries that eat the most of it. Around 1.6 billion pizzas are eaten in Italy every year! Pizza wasn’t always a national treasure, though.
Who eats the most pizza in Europe?
Norway consumes the highest amount of pizza in the world. This is based on the pizza-per-person ratio. A person consumes about 11 lbs of pizza annually in Norway (still way less than I do). Considering 5.5 million people live in the beautiful and pizza-ful country, this accounts for a huge amount of pizza.
Who ate the most pizza in the world?
3. World Record for Eating the Most Pizza. Champion pizza eater, Geoffrey Esper, holds the world record for eating the most 9-inch pizzas.