Rice consumption per capita reached 50.4 kg in 2017 in Maldives, according to Faostat. This is 0.217 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Maldives reached an all time high of 72.6 kg in 1981 and an all time low of 23.1 kg in 1974. When compared to Maldives's main peers, rice consumption per capita in India amounted to 103 kg, 208 kg in Indonesia and 164 kg in Sri Lanka in 2017.
Maldives has been ranked 48th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.