Coarse grain production reached 19,342 kt in 2018 in Nigeria, according to Faostat. This is 2.11 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, coarse grain production in Nigeria reached an all time high of 25,977 kt in 2008 and an all time low of 5,342 kt in 1972. When compared to Nigeria's main peers, coarse grain production in Benin amounted to 1,856 kt, 3,865 kt in Cameroon, 2,761 kt in Chad and 5,993 kt in Niger in 2018.
Nigeria has been ranked 15th within the group of 165 countries we follow in terms of coarse grain production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.