In 2005, the most common crop in Afar by harvested area was Maize with 11.26k ha.
Afar is a province of Ethiopia. As of 2012 Afar, Ethiopia had a total population of approximately 605.65k people. This represents a 142% increase from 2000 when the population of Afar, Ethiopia was approximately 250.27k.
The most widely harvested crop in Afar by area was Maize with 11.26k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $5.21M.
Among children in Affar, Ethiopia in 2011, 29% were severely stunted, 19% were severely underweight, and 7% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 418.55k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 524.54k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Afar, Ethiopia.
Sugarcanes are the crop with the highest production value per area in Afar, with Intl $5.53k per ha.
Wheats are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Afar, with Intl $69.6 per ha.
This means that growers of Sugarcanes will earn approximately 80 times more per hectare than if they grow Wheats.
From 1990 to 2015, Afar had average annual rainfall of 708mm across a total cropland area of 24.87k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2011 in Affar, Ethiopia is stunting with 42% of urban children affected and 52% of rural children affected.