Rice consumption per capita reached 178 kg in 2017 in Myanmar, according to Faostat. This is 4.23 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Myanmar reached an all time high of 187 kg in 2014 and an all time low of 102 kg in 1986. When compared to Myanmar's main peers, rice consumption per capita in China amounted to 126 kg, 103 kg in India, 267 kg in Laos and 178 kg in Thailand in 2017.
Myanmar has been ranked 8th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.