In 2005, the most common crop in Central Region by harvested area was Maize with 844.46k ha.
Central Region is a province of Malawi. As of 2010 Ntcheu, Malawi had a total population of approximately 502.55k people. This represents a -71% decrease from 2004 when the population of Ntcheu, Malawi was approximately 1.73M.
The most widely harvested crop in Central Region by area was Maize with 844.46k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $140.79M.
Among children in Central, Malawi in 2004, 29% were severely stunted, 6% were severely underweight, and 2% were severely wasted.
As of 2010, there were 416.99k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 581.02k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Kasungu, Malawi.
Tropical Fruits are the crop with the highest production value per area in Central Region, with Intl $6.08k per ha.
Sorghums are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Central Region, with Intl $86.2 per ha.
This means that growers of Tropical Fruits will earn approximately 71 times more per hectare than if they grow Sorghums.
From 1990 to 2015, Central Region had average annual rainfall of 920mm across a total cropland area of 1.71M ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2004 in Central, Malawi is stunting with 41% of urban children affected and 58% of rural children affected.