Rice consumption per capita reached 103 kg in 2017 in India, according to Faostat. This is 0.118 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in India reached an all time high of 103 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 60.6 kg in 1966. When compared to India's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Bangladesh amounted to 269 kg, 126 kg in China, 17.1 kg in Pakistan and 164 kg in Sri Lanka in 2017.
India has been ranked 24th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.