In 2005, the most common crop in Benishangul Gumuz by harvested area was Sorghum with 51.80k ha.
Benishangul Gumuz is a province of Ethiopia. As of 2012 Benishangul Gumuz, Ethiopia had a total population of approximately 1.16M people. This represents a 76% increase from 2000 when the population of Benishangul Gumuz, Ethiopia was approximately 657.70k.
The most widely harvested crop in Benishangul Gumuz by area was Sorghum with 51.80k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $9.89M.
Among children in Benishangul-Gumuz, Ethiopia in 2011, 27% were severely stunted, 13% were severely underweight, and 3% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 737.32k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 1.05M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Benishangul Gumuz, Ethiopia.
Sugarcanes are the crop with the highest production value per area in Benishangul Gumuz, with Intl $5.75k per ha.
Other Fibre Crops are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Benishangul Gumuz, with Intl $45.0 per ha.
This means that growers of Sugarcanes will earn approximately 128 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Fibre Crops.
From 1990 to 2015, Benishangul Gumuz had average annual rainfall of 1,240mm across a total cropland area of 190.62k ha.
The health condition most afflicting male and female children in 2011 in Benishangul-Gumuz, Ethiopia is stunting with 50% of male children affected and 47% of female children affected.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2011 in Benishangul-Gumuz, Ethiopia is stunting with 36% of urban children affected and 51% of rural children affected.