Rice consumption per capita reached 124 kg in 2017 in Senegal, according to Faostat. This is 3.47 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Senegal reached an all time high of 125 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 44.2 kg in 1975. When compared to Senegal's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Gambia amounted to 57.8 kg, 153 kg in Guinea, 81.4 kg in Mali and 53.0 kg in Mauritania in 2017.
Senegal has been ranked 16th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.