Rice consumption per capita reached 1.93 kg in 2017 in Azerbaijan, according to Faostat. This is 56.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Azerbaijan reached an all time high of 6.70 kg in 1998 and an all time low of 0.829 kg in 2015. When compared to Azerbaijan's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Azerbaijan amounted to 1.93 kg, 2.41 kg in Georgia, 42.6 kg in Iran and 8.16 kg in Russia in 2017.
Azerbaijan has been ranked 151st within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.