Here is a follow up to the portion sizes blog from last week. What is eaten in  one week around the world?  Very interesting  assortment.  Note the large  amount of drinks in some  pictures.
Take a good look  at the family size & diet of each  country, and the availability & cost  of what is eaten in  one week.
    
  
 
 
 Italy:  The Manzo family of Sicily
Food  expenditure for one week: 214.36 Euros or  $260.11

 
Germany:  The Melander family of  Bargteheide
Food  expenditure for one week: 375.39 Euros or  $500.07

 
United  States:  The Revis family of North  Carolina (Sure  hope most American families eat  more fresh fruits and vegetables and less junk food than  this family.)
Food expenditure for one week  $341.98

 
Mexico:  The Casales family of  Cuernavaca
Food  expenditure for one week: 1,862.78 Mexican Pesos or  $189.09

 
Poland:  The Sobczynscy family of  Konstancin-Jeziorna
Food  expenditure for one week: 582.48 Zlotys or  $151.27 
   
 

 
Egypt:  The Ahmed family of Cairo
Food  expenditure for one week: 387.85 Egyptian Pounds or  $68.53 
   
 

 
Ecuador:  The Ayme family of Tingo
Food  expenditure for one week: $31.55 
   
 


Bhutan:  The Namgay family of Shingkhey  Village
Food  expenditure for one week: 224.93 ngultrum or  $5.03 
   
 

 
Chad:  The Aboubakar family of Breidjing  Camp
Food  expenditure for one week: 685 CFA Francs or  $1.23 
 
 
 
 Amazing the difference in all the families! I think this also shows that our portion sizes are out of whack and we can eat alot less than what we all do! Hope you found in interesting!