Rice consumption per capita reached 1.22 kg in 2017 in Tunisia, according to Faostat. This is 6.47 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Tunisia reached an all time high of 2.39 kg in 2006 and an all time low of 0.020 kg in 1964. When compared to Tunisia's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Algeria amounted to 4.25 kg, 8.71 kg in Italy and 4.27 kg in Malta in 2017.
Tunisia has been ranked 154th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.