Potato consumption per capita reached 36.5 kg in 2013 in Egypt, according to Faostat. This is 14.5 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, potato consumption per capita in Egypt reached an all time high of 42.6 kg in 2012 and an all time low of 4.16 kg in 1967. When compared to Egypt's main peers, potato consumption per capita in Israel amounted to 39.9 kg, 23.2 kg in Saudi Arabia and 9.26 kg in Sudan in 2013.
Egypt has been ranked 69th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of potato consumption per capita, 21 places above the position seen 10 years ago.