Rice consumption per capita reached 63.4 kg in 2017 in Costa Rica, according to Faostat. This is 13.4 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Costa Rica reached an all time high of 73.3 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 26.6 kg in 1961. When compared to Costa Rica's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Guatemala amounted to 9.32 kg, 21.7 kg in Honduras, 68.8 kg in Nicaragua and 122 kg in Panama in 2017.
Costa Rica has been ranked 37th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.