Rice consumption per capita reached 267 kg in 2017 in Laos, according to Faostat. This is 1.49 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Laos reached an all time high of 271 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 154 kg in 1988. When compared to Laos's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Cambodia amounted to 238 kg, 126 kg in China, 178 kg in Thailand and 218 kg in Vietnam in 2017.
Laos has been ranked 2nd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita.