Potato consumption per capita reached 51.9 kg in 2013 in USA, according to Faostat. This is 6.46 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, potato consumption per capita in USA reached an all time high of 66.1 kg in 2003 and an all time low of 47.1 kg in 1962. When compared to USA's main peers, potato consumption per capita in Canada amounted to 71.1 kg, 41.4 kg in China, 21.0 kg in Japan and 14.9 kg in Mexico in 2013.
USA has been ranked 50th within the group of 161 countries we follow in terms of potato consumption per capita, 14 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.