Fish consumption per capita reached 56.8 kg in 2013 in Portugal, according to Faostat. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, fish consumption per capita in Portugal reached an all time high of 71.4 kg in 1967 and an all time low of 25.4 kg in 1979. When compared to Portugal's main peers, fish consumption per capita in France amounted to 34.7 kg, 22.4 kg in Ireland, 13.4 kg in Morocco and 42.5 kg in Spain in 2013.
Portugal has been ranked 7th within the group of 160 countries we follow in terms of fish consumption per capita, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.