Rice consumption per capita reached 16.0 kg in 2017 in Israel, according to Faostat. This is 23.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Israel reached an all time high of 16.8 kg in 2013 and an all time low of 5.47 kg in 1978. When compared to Israel's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Egypt amounted to 52.9 kg, 19.8 kg in Jordan and 14.1 kg in Lebanon in 2017.
Israel has been ranked 82nd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita.