In 2005, the most common crop in Rukwa by harvested area was Maize with 212.34k ha.
Rukwa is a province of United Republic of Tanzania. As of 2012 Southern Highlands, Tanzania had a total population of approximately 6.10M people.
The most widely harvested crop in Rukwa by area was Maize with 212.34k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $44.06M.
Among children in Rukwa, Tanzania in 2010, 21% were severely stunted, 4% were severely underweight, and 2% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 2.56M people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 4.34M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Southern Highlands, Tanzania.
Sugarcanes are the crop with the highest production value per area in Rukwa, with Intl $3.50k per ha.
Other Oil Crops are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Rukwa, with Intl $157.730749 per ha.
This means that growers of Sugarcanes will earn approximately 22 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Oil Crops.
From 1990 to 2015, Rukwa had average annual rainfall of 987mm across a total cropland area of 347.34k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2010 in Rukwa, Tanzania is stunting with 37% of urban children affected and 54% of rural children affected.