Total potato consumption reached 206 kt in 2018 in Sri Lanka, according to Faostat. This is 1.48 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total potato consumption in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 206 kt in 2018 and an all time low of 14.1 kt in 1968. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, total potato consumption in India amounted to 35,222 kt, 455 kt in Malaysia, 7.00 kt in Maldives and 326 kt in Myanmar in 2018.
Sri Lanka has been ranked 83rd within the group of 156 countries we follow in terms of total potato consumption, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.