In 2005, the most common crop in Eastern by harvested area was Cassava with 160.61k ha.
Eastern is a province of Ghana. As of 2012 Greater Accra, Ghana had a total population of approximately 4.30M people. This represents a 44% increase from 2005 when the population of Greater Accra, Ghana was approximately 2.98M.
The most widely harvested crop in Eastern by area was Cassava with 160.61k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $226.27M.
Among children in Eastern, Ghana in 2008, 13% were severely stunted, 4% were severely wasted, and 2% were severely underweight.
As of 2012, there were 79.53k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 219.39k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Greater Accra, Ghana.
Yams are the crop with the highest production value per area in Eastern, with Intl $3.23k per ha.
Other Pulses are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Eastern, with Intl $36.7 per ha.
This means that growers of Yams will earn approximately 88 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Pulses.
From 1990 to 2015, Eastern had average annual rainfall of 1,148mm across a total cropland area of 742.33k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2008 in Eastern, Ghana is stunting with 36% of urban children affected and 39% of rural children affected.