Rice consumption per capita reached 68.8 kg in 2017 in Nicaragua, according to Faostat. This is 0.101 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Nicaragua reached an all time high of 68.8 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 12.0 kg in 1962. When compared to Nicaragua's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Costa Rica amounted to 63.4 kg, 14.7 kg in El Salvador, 21.7 kg in Honduras and 8.92 kg in Mexico in 2017.
Nicaragua has been ranked 34th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 14 places above the position seen 10 years ago.