Rice consumption per capita reached 2.40 kg in 2017 in Bulgaria, according to Faostat. This is 14.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Bulgaria reached an all time high of 4.83 kg in 1976 and an all time low of 1.66 kg in 2010. When compared to Bulgaria's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Greece amounted to 4.00 kg, 4.44 kg in Romania, 0.997 kg in Serbia and 16.0 kg in Turkey in 2017.
Bulgaria has been ranked 146th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 7 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.