In 2005, the most common crop in Niassa by harvested area was Maize with 207.77k ha.
Niassa is a province of Mozambique. As of 2008 Niassa, Mozambique had a total population of approximately 1.28M people. This represents a 67% increase from 1998 when the population of Niassa, Mozambique was approximately 764.00k.
The most widely harvested crop in Niassa by area was Maize with 207.77k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $20.63M.
Among children in Niassa, Mozambique in 2011, 24% were severely stunted, 5% were severely underweight, and 2% were severely wasted.
As of 2008, there were 602.19k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 976.92k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Niassa, Mozambique.
Potatoes are the crop with the highest production value per area in Niassa, with Intl $2.27k per ha.
Cowpeas are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Niassa, with Intl $63.1 per ha.
This means that growers of Potatoes will earn approximately 36 times more per hectare than if they grow Cowpeas.
From 1990 to 2015, Niassa had average annual rainfall of 1,034mm across a total cropland area of 426.28k ha.
The health condition most afflicting male and female children in 2011 in Niassa, Mozambique is stunting with 48% of male children affected and 44% of female children affected.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2011 in Niassa, Mozambique is stunting with 38% of urban children affected and 48% of rural children affected.