Rice consumption per capita reached 178 kg in 2017 in Thailand, according to Faostat. This is 1.80 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Thailand reached an all time high of 180 kg in 2014 and an all time low of 105 kg in 1989. When compared to Thailand's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Cambodia amounted to 238 kg, 267 kg in Laos, 120 kg in Malaysia and 178 kg in Myanmar in 2017.
Thailand has been ranked 9th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.