Rice consumption per capita reached 40.9 kg in 2017 in Ghana, according to Faostat. This is 1.73 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Ghana reached an all time high of 40.9 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 3.86 kg in 1976. When compared to Ghana's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Benin amounted to 74.8 kg, 98.1 kg in Ivory Coast and 22.7 kg in Togo in 2017.
Ghana has been ranked 57th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.