In 2005, the most common crop in Nigeria by harvested area was Sorghum with 7.21M ha.
Nigeria is a country located in Africa south of the Sahara. As of 2012 Nigeria had a total population of approximately 173.89M people. This represents a 38% increase from 2003 when the population of Nigeria was approximately 126.30M.
The most widely harvested crop in Nigeria by area was Sorghum with 7.21M ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $1.42B.
Among children in Nigeria in 2013, 21% were severely stunted, 12% were severely underweight, and 9% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 95.11M people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 131.75M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Nigeria.
Yams are the crop with the highest production value per area in Nigeria, with Intl $2.96k per ha.
Wheats are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Nigeria, with Intl $173.468873 per ha.
This means that growers of Yams will earn approximately 17 times more per hectare than if they grow Wheats.
From 1990 to 2015, Nigeria had average annual rainfall of 1,197mm across a total cropland area of 41.35M ha.