Rice consumption per capita reached 36.0 kg in 2017 in Mozambique, according to Faostat. This is 10.2 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Mozambique reached an all time high of 40.1 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 4.69 kg in 1968. When compared to Mozambique's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Malawi amounted to 6.73 kg, 24.6 kg in South Africa, 39.0 kg in Tanzania and 2.14 kg in Zambia in 2017.
Mozambique has been ranked 62nd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.