Rice consumption per capita reached 11.5 kg in 2017 in Rwanda, according to Faostat. This is 13.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Rwanda reached an all time high of 11.7 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 0.120 kg in 1967. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Tanzania amounted to 39.0 kg and 9.45 kg in Uganda in 2017.
Rwanda has been ranked 93rd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 17 places above the position seen 10 years ago.