Rice consumption per capita reached 24.1 kg in 2017 in Turkmenistan, according to Faostat. This is 12.0 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Turkmenistan reached an all time high of 24.1 kg in 2017 and an all time low of 1.14 kg in 1998. When compared to Turkmenistan's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Afghanistan amounted to 19.8 kg, 42.6 kg in Iran, 11.0 kg in Kazakhstan and 10.7 kg in Uzbekistan in 2017.
Turkmenistan has been ranked 68th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 12 places above the position seen 10 years ago.