Pulse consumption per capita reached 10.7 kg in 2017 in Malawi, according to Faostat. This is 0.171 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, pulse consumption per capita in Malawi reached an all time high of 14.5 kg in 1974 and an all time low of 6.48 kg in 1987. When compared to Malawi's main peers, pulse consumption per capita in Mozambique amounted to 8.46 kg, 0.229 kg in South Africa, 7.03 kg in Tanzania and 1.23 kg in Zambia in 2017.
Malawi has been ranked 5th within the group of 127 countries we follow in terms of pulse consumption per capita, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.