Rice consumption per capita reached 2.14 kg in 2017 in Zambia, according to Faostat. This is 9.23 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice consumption per capita in Zambia reached an all time high of 4.55 kg in 2014 and an all time low of 0.310 kg in 1962. When compared to Zambia's main peers, rice consumption per capita in Angola amounted to 13.4 kg, 39.0 kg in Tanzania and 4.21 kg in Zimbabwe in 2017.
Zambia has been ranked 149th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of rice consumption per capita, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.