National Geographic : 1912 Feb
O0 O0 N A LARGE TEA PLANTATION IN CEYLON The British are the greatest tea drinkers, their average consumption being 6.17 pounds of tea for each person every year. Canada, Australia, and the people of New Zealand come next. A pound of tea is consumed by each person in Russia every year, while theper capita consump tion in the United States is .89 pound. The French and Germans drink very little tea, the annual quantity used byeach person inFrance andGermany being only .06 and .i pound respectively. Most of the tea used in America comes from India and Ceylon, these countries pounds per year, pounds per year.