In 2005, the most common crop in Dire Dawa by harvested area was Sorghum with 6.96k ha.
Dire Dawa is a province of Ethiopia. As of 2012 Dire Dawa, Ethiopia had a total population of approximately 147.01k people. This represents a -44% decrease from 2000 when the population of Dire Dawa, Ethiopia was approximately 263.16k.
The most widely harvested crop in Dire Dawa by area was Sorghum with 6.96k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $986.12k.
Among children in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia in 2011, 18% were severely stunted, 10% were severely underweight, and 2% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 73.41k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 110.29k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia.
Temperate Fruits are the crop with the highest production value per area in Dire Dawa, with Intl $5.24k per ha.
Barleys are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Dire Dawa, with Intl $88.3 per ha.
This means that growers of Temperate Fruits will earn approximately 59 times more per hectare than if they grow Barleys.
From 1990 to 2015, Dire Dawa had average annual rainfall of 616mm across a total cropland area of 10.83k ha.
The health condition most afflicting male and female children in 2011 in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia is stunting with 36% of male children affected and 35% of female children affected.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2011 in Dire Dawa, Ethiopia is stunting with 20% of urban children affected and 46% of rural children affected.