Rice consumption per capita reached 4.25 kg in 2017 in Algeria, according to Faostat. This is 7.10 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Algeria reached an all time high of 4.47 kg in 2014 and an all time low of 0.330 kg in 1966. When compared to Algeria's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Morocco amounted to 1.94 kg, 11.8 kg in Spain and 1.22 kg in Tunisia in 2017.
Algeria has been ranked 128th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 22 places above the position seen 10 years ago.