Rice consumption per capita reached 47.4 kg in 2017 in Oman, according to Faostat. This is 1.51 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Oman reached an all time high of 57.4 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 8.85 kg in 1961. When compared to Oman's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Iran amounted to 42.6 kg, 51.1 kg in Saudi Arabia, 56.7 kg in United Arab Emirates and 22.8 kg in Yemen in 2017.
Oman has been ranked 50th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 16 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.