Rice consumption per capita reached 16.6 kg in 2017 in Uruguay, according to Faostat. This is 0.364 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Uruguay reached an all time high of 16.6 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 4.26 kg in 1961. When compared to Uruguay's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Argentina amounted to 12.1 kg, 48.5 kg in Brazil, 13.3 kg in Chile and 7.14 kg in Paraguay in 2017.
Uruguay has been ranked 80th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.