Rice consumption per capita reached 22.8 kg in 2017 in Yemen, according to Faostat. This is 0.191 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Yemen reached an all time high of 29.4 kg in 2015 and an all time low of 0.970 kg in 1961. When compared to Yemen's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Djibouti amounted to 45.5 kg, 47.4 kg in Oman and 51.1 kg in Saudi Arabia in 2017.
Yemen has been ranked 70th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.