Rice consumption per capita reached 126 kg in 2017 in China, according to Faostat. This is 0.074 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in China reached an all time high of 127 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 40.4 kg in 1961. When compared to China's main peers, rice consumption per capita in India amounted to 103 kg, 82.1 kg in Japan, 8.16 kg in Russia and 10.8 kg in USA in 2017.
China has been ranked 15th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.