Rice consumption per capita reached 35.9 kg in 2017 in Burkina Faso, according to Faostat. This is 2.66 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Burkina Faso reached an all time high of 35.9 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 3.58 kg in 1974. When compared to Burkina Faso's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Ghana amounted to 40.9 kg, 98.1 kg in Ivory Coast, 81.4 kg in Mali and 25.6 kg in Niger in 2017.
Burkina Faso has been ranked 63rd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.