Potato consumption per capita reached 19.3 kg in 2013 in Ecuador, according to Faostat. This is 25.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, potato consumption per capita in Ecuador reached an all time high of 72.6 kg in 1971 and an all time low of 10.5 kg in 2000. When compared to Ecuador's main peers, potato consumption per capita in Brazil amounted to 17.9 kg, 33.5 kg in Colombia, 14.0 kg in Panama and 82.5 kg in Peru in 2013.
Ecuador has been ranked 91st within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of potato consumption per capita, 10 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.