Onion consumption per capita reached 11.8 kg in 2018 in Bangladesh, according to Faostat. This is 4.54 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, onion consumption per capita in Bangladesh reached an all time high of 13.2 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 1.07 kg in 1981. When compared to Bangladesh's main peers, onion consumption per capita in China amounted to 14.9 kg, 13.8 kg in India and 17.2 kg in Myanmar in 2018.
Bangladesh has been ranked 45th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of onion consumption per capita, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.