Rice consumption per capita reached 25.6 kg in 2017 in Niger, according to Faostat. This is 10.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Niger reached an all time high of 25.6 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 1.87 kg in 1964. When compared to Niger's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Algeria amounted to 4.25 kg, 16.8 kg in Chad and 81.4 kg in Mali in 2017.
Niger has been ranked 66th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.