Onion consumption per capita reached 4.30 kg in 2018 in Nepal, according to Faostat. This is 4.62 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, onion consumption per capita in Nepal reached an all time high of 4.32 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 0.120 kg in 1999. When compared to Nepal's main peers, onion consumption per capita in Bangladesh amounted to 11.8 kg, 14.9 kg in China and 13.8 kg in India in 2018.
Nepal has been ranked 114th within the group of 147 countries we follow in terms of onion consumption per capita, 15 places above the position seen 10 years ago.