Estimated value of global chocolate production, in US dollars: 75,000,000,000.
Cocoa bean production in the Ivory Coast, in tonnes: 1,240,000.
Percentage of world’s cocoa production: 40.
Amount of cocoa beans produced in Ghana, in tonnes: 495,000.
Percentage of world’s total cocoa production: 16.
Total percentage of world’s cocoa bean production from West Africa, as a percentage: 70.
Mean revenue a West African family makes annually from cocoa sales, per person, in US dollars: 69.
Total sales reported by Mars Inc., the world’s largest chocolate manufacturer, in US dollars: 7,500,000,000.
Amount chocolate-producing corporations make per dollar spent on chocolate, in cents: 70.
Amount a chocolate farmer makes per dollar spent, in cents: 5.
Annual world consumption of chocolate per person, in kilograms: 0.53.
Chocolate consumption in Europe per person, in kilograms: 1.87.
Chocolate consumption in the US per person, in kilograms: 1.2.
Chocolate consumption in Africa per person, in kilograms: 0.13.