Rice consumption per capita reached 103 kg in 2017 in Suriname, according to Faostat. This is 0.722 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Suriname reached an all time high of 104 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 57.5 kg in 1962. When compared to Suriname's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Brazil amounted to 48.5 kg, 115 kg in Guyana, 23.1 kg in Trinidad and Tobago and 33.4 kg in Venezuela in 2017.
Suriname has been ranked 23rd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.