Rice consumption per capita reached 4.27 kg in 2017 in Malta, according to Faostat. This is 2.70 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Malta reached an all time high of 5.31 kg in 2005 and an all time low of 2.27 kg in 1961. When compared to Malta's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Greece amounted to 4.00 kg, 8.71 kg in Italy, 1.22 kg in Tunisia and 16.0 kg in Turkey in 2017.
Malta has been ranked 127th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.