Potato consumption per capita reached 94.0 kg in 2013 in Ireland, according to Faostat. This is 2.82 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, potato consumption per capita in Ireland reached an all time high of 139 kg in 1962 and an all time low of 90.1 kg in 2011. When compared to Ireland's main peers, potato consumption per capita in Canada amounted to 71.1 kg, 53.8 kg in France, 32.1 kg in Iceland and 104 kg in United Kingdom in 2013.
Ireland has been ranked 14th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of potato consumption per capita, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.