Where in the world does cannibalism still occur at the largest scale?

Amazon River Basin
Central Africa
Fiji
Borneo
During the Congo Civil War in 1989, Pygmies were killed and eaten by both sides of the war, who regarded them as sub­hu­man. Sinafasi Makelo, a rep­re­sen­ta­tive of Mbuti pygmies, asked the UN Security Council to rec­og­nize can­ni­bal­ism as a crime against humanity and an act of geno­cide.

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Central Africa
Fiji
Borneo
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
13%
73%
13%
0%
15
flagSwitzerland
0%
70%
10%
20%
10
flagItaly
5%
61%
11%
22%
36
flagIndia
20%
60%
6%
13%
15
flagFrance
31%
50%
18%
0%
16
flagSweden
16%
50%
0%
33%
12
flagthe United Kingdom
19%
44%
12%
22%
162
flagAustria
25%
41%
25%
8%
12
flagGermany
22%
40%
12%
24%
79
flagCanada
20%
40%
20%
20%
10
flagthe Netherlands
23%
39%
15%
21%
38
flagthe United States
26%
37%
14%
21%
114
flagRepublic of Ireland
6%
37%
6%
50%
16
flagPoland
20%
33%
18%
26%
5096
flagNorway
14%
21%
42%
21%
14
flagUnknown
27%
20%
25%
26%
197

Gender

men31%
women33%
Amazon River Basin
18%
21%
Central Africa
31%
33%
Fiji
19%
19%
Borneo
29%
25%

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