90% of all the rice in the world is consumed in Asia.

90% of all the rice in the world is consumed in Asia.

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Rice is a staple for nearly half of the world’s seven billion people. However, more than 90% of this rice is consumed in Asia, where it is a staple for a majority of the population, including the region’s 560 million hungry people.

http://web.archive.org/web/20171015135121/http://irri.org:80/rice-today/trends-in-global-rice-consumption.

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