Rice consumption per capita reached 56.9 kg in 2017 in Mauritius, according to Faostat. This is 6.58 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Mauritius reached an all time high of 93.3 kg in 1962 and an all time low of 45.6 kg in 2013. When compared to Mauritius's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Madagascar amounted to 143 kg and 50.4 kg in Maldives in 2017.
Mauritius has been ranked 40th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.