Rice consumption per capita reached 19.8 kg in 2017 in Jordan, according to Faostat. This is 5.86 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Jordan reached an all time high of 26.5 kg in 2003 and an all time low of 8.67 kg in 1970. When compared to Jordan's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Iraq amounted to 45.7 kg, 16.0 kg in Israel and 51.1 kg in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
Jordan has been ranked 75th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 14 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.