Total rice consumption reached 89.0 kt in 2017 in Guyana, according to Faostat. This is 2.30 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total rice consumption in Guyana reached an all time high of 106 kt in 1985 and an all time low of 36.1 kt in 1961. When compared to Guyana's main peers, total rice consumption in Brazil amounted to 10,076 kt, 59.0 kt in Suriname, 32.0 kt in Trinidad and Tobago and 982 kt in Venezuela in 2017.
Guyana has been ranked 99th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total rice consumption, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.