Rice consumption per capita reached 143 kg in 2017 in Madagascar, according to Faostat. This is 3.83 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Madagascar reached an all time high of 152 kg in 2014 and an all time low of 91.1 kg in 1995. When compared to Madagascar's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Mozambique amounted to 36.0 kg, 24.6 kg in South Africa, 43.6 kg in Swaziland and 39.0 kg in Tanzania in 2017.
Madagascar has been ranked 12th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.