In 2005, the most common crop in Eastern by harvested area was Maize with 146.33k ha.
Eastern is a province of Zambia. As of 2010 Eastern, Zambia had a total population of approximately 1.50M people. This represents a -7% decrease from 2006 when the population of Eastern, Zambia was approximately 1.60M.
The most widely harvested crop in Eastern by area was Maize with 146.33k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $31.67M.
Among children in Eastern, Zambia in 2007, 25% were severely stunted, 3% were severely underweight, and 1% were severely wasted.
As of 2010, there were 1.20M people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 1.38M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Eastern, Zambia.
Tobaccos are the crop with the highest production value per area in Eastern, with Intl $3.64k per ha.
Sorghums are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Eastern, with Intl $82.7 per ha.
This means that growers of Tobaccos will earn approximately 44 times more per hectare than if they grow Sorghums.
From 1990 to 2015, Eastern had average annual rainfall of 908mm across a total cropland area of 277.35k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2007 in Eastern, Zambia is stunting with 42% of urban children affected and 51% of rural children affected.