Grenada produces almost 18.2 kg of nutmeg per each inhabitant every year. Worldwide, only about 3 grams of nutmeg are produced per potential consumer.
Energy content of nutmegs could supply 150 000 people with 2000 calories a day for 1 year(countries like Dominica and Tuvalu combined) , protein content-- 65 000 people with 50g a day. These numbers are for kernels only, fruit and mace weren't included in calculations.
Nutmeg tree is up to 12m high and can brings 5 to 7 kg of nutmeg per year (1500 to 2000 nuts). Approximately 28-30 000+ hectares are used worldwide for production of nutmeg, which is about 0.02% of all permanent crop land in the world.
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