Rice consumption per capita reached 10.8 kg in 2017 in USA, according to Faostat. This is 1.25 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in USA reached an all time high of 10.9 kg in 2016 and an all time low of 2.36 kg in 1978. When compared to USA's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Canada amounted to 12.8 kg, 126 kg in China, 82.1 kg in Japan and 8.92 kg in Mexico in 2017.
USA has been ranked 95th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.