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Why is per capita rice consumption increasing?: Rice Science for Decision-Makers

Authors: Philippine Rice Research Institute

Policy Briefers


Per Capita Rice Consumption (PCRC) is an approximate measure of the amount of milled rice consumed by a person in a year. This is a critical variable used in estimating the rice requirement of the country. Therefore, this has an impact on setting the import requirement of the country.


  • Year Published: 2012
  • ISBN: 2094-8409
  • Pages: 4