Here Are the Countries That Drink the Most Coffee (The U.S. Isn't in the Top 10) - Roberto A. Ferdman - The Atlantic
Geege Schuman stashed this in Consumer Trends
2.414 cups per day? I drink that many cups of coffee in the morning before I have my first cup of coffee.
How big are your coffee cups?
Coffee, cheese, and wine are among the most sought-after commodities in China now (so I've heard/read). More of that Western good-stuff/good-life importation, along with its rise as Consumption King.
That graph... you can correlate that with Happiness/Standard of Living too, with Northern Europe being at the top.
I'd like to see juxtaposition with a graph of Tea, same metrics.