Rice consumption per capita reached 30.5 kg in 2017 in Congo, according to Faostat. This is 14.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Congo reached an all time high of 30.5 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 1.43 kg in 1978. When compared to Congo's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Cameroon amounted to 36.4 kg, 6.31 kg in Central African Republic and 50.4 kg in Gabon in 2017.
Congo has been ranked 65th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.