Rice consumption per capita reached 122 kg in 2017 in Panama, according to Faostat. This is 2.17 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Panama reached an all time high of 122 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 30.3 kg in 1997. When compared to Panama's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Colombia amounted to 55.2 kg, 63.4 kg in Costa Rica, 21.7 kg in Honduras and 68.8 kg in Nicaragua in 2017.
Panama has been ranked 17th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.