In 2005, the most common crop in Northern by harvested area was Groundnut with 168.93k ha.
Northern is a province of Ghana. As of 2012 Northern, Ghana had a total population of approximately 2.63M people. This represents a -2% decrease from 2005 when the population of Northern, Ghana was approximately 2.68M.
The most widely harvested crop in Northern by area was Groundnut with 168.93k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $90.92M.
Among children in Northern, Ghana in 2008, 14% were severely stunted, 4% were severely wasted, and 4% were severely underweight.
As of 2012, there were 601.98k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 1.33M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Northern, Ghana.
Tropical Fruits are the crop with the highest production value per area in Northern, with Intl $4.56k per ha.
Other Pulses are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Northern, with Intl $56.7 per ha.
This means that growers of Tropical Fruits will earn approximately 81 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Pulses.
From 1990 to 2015, Northern had average annual rainfall of 1,089mm across a total cropland area of 829.40k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2008 in Northern, Ghana is stunting with 34% of urban children affected and 29% of rural children affected.