Rice consumption per capita reached 4.44 kg in 2017 in Romania, according to Faostat. This is 7.88 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Romania reached an all time high of 5.00 kg in 1987 and an all time low of 1.81 kg in 1962. When compared to Romania's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Bulgaria amounted to 2.40 kg, 6.23 kg in Hungary, 4.72 kg in Moldova and 3.75 kg in Ukraine in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 125th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 23 places above the position seen 10 years ago.