Key statistics

Slide on countries to see national statistics on bottled water production and per capita consumption.


To many consumers, bottled water is their most favoured and convenient way of hydrating healthily.

The most recent statistics indicate that bottled water holds a steady market share among other packaged non-alcoholic drinks.

Consumers also appear to clearly favour natural mineral water in their choice of drinking water, with spring waters following in second place.

Sixty two percent of consumers prefer to drink still bottled water, with thirty eight percent of consumers indicating their preference for sparkling waters.

The graph on your right provides an insight into the consumption of bottled water per capita in the European Union in 2019. The top five biggest consumers of bottled water are Italy, Germany, Portugal, Hungary and Spain.

These key statistics were gathered by market research company GlobaData for the year 2019.

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by PEAK Sourcing