Total rice consumption reached 2,701 kt in 2017 in Colombia, according to Faostat. This is 5.18 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total rice consumption in Colombia reached an all time high of 2,701 kt in 2017 and an all time low of 314 kt in 1961. When compared to Colombia's main peers, total rice consumption in Brazil amounted to 10,076 kt, 2,403 kt in Peru and 982 kt in Venezuela in 2017.
Colombia has been ranked 24th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total rice consumption, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.