Rice consumption per capita reached 186 kg in 2017 in Sierra Leone, according to Faostat. This is 3.45 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Sierra Leone reached an all time high of 193 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 65.3 kg in 1961. When compared to Sierra Leone's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Burkina Faso amounted to 35.9 kg, 153 kg in Guinea, 104 kg in Liberia and 81.4 kg in Mali in 2017.
Sierra Leone has been ranked 6th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 5 places above the position seen 10 years ago.