In 2005, the most common crop in Upper East by harvested area was Groundnut with 98.87k ha.
Upper East is a province of Ghana. As of 2012 Upper East, Ghana had a total population of approximately 1.07M people. This represents a 1% increase from 2005 when the population of Upper East, Ghana was approximately 1.06M.
The most widely harvested crop in Upper East by area was Groundnut with 98.87k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $29.79M.
Among children in Upper East, Ghana in 2008, 15% were severely stunted, 6% were severely underweight, and 4% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 223.83k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 455.28k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Upper East, Ghana.
Vegetables are the crop with the highest production value per area in Upper East, with Intl $2.33k per ha.
Other Pulses are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Upper East, with Intl $34.7 per ha.
This means that growers of Vegetables will earn approximately 67 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Pulses.
From 1990 to 2015, Upper East had average annual rainfall of 1,006mm across a total cropland area of 459.62k ha.
The health condition most afflicting male and female children in 2008 in Upper East, Ghana is stunting with 32% of male children affected and 43% of female children affected.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2008 in Upper East, Ghana is stunting with 31% of urban children affected and 38% of rural children affected.