Fish consumption per capita reached 5.80 kg in 2013 in Burkina Faso, according to Faostat. This is 7.41 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, fish consumption per capita in Burkina Faso reached an all time high of 6.70 kg in 2011 and an all time low of 0.590 kg in 1961. When compared to Burkina Faso's main peers, fish consumption per capita in Ghana amounted to 25.2 kg, 18.2 kg in Ivory Coast, 8.40 kg in Mali and 2.00 kg in Niger in 2013.
Burkina Faso has been ranked 117th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of fish consumption per capita, 23 places above the position seen 10 years ago.