Rice consumption per capita reached 36.4 kg in 2017 in Cameroon, according to Faostat. This is 2.68 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Cameroon reached an all time high of 38.8 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 1.44 kg in 1961. When compared to Cameroon's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Central African Republic amounted to 6.31 kg, 16.8 kg in Chad, 50.4 kg in Gabon and 46.3 kg in Nigeria in 2017.
Cameroon has been ranked 61st within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.