In 2005, the most common crop in Zambia by harvested area was Maize with 615.62k ha.
Zambia is a country located in Africa south of the Sahara. As of 2010 Zambia had a total population of approximately 11.35M people. This represents a -3% decrease from 2006 when the population of Zambia was approximately 11.69M.
The most widely harvested crop in Zambia by area was Maize with 615.62k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $165.50M.
Among children in Zambia in 2014, 17% were severely stunted, 3% were severely underweight, and 2% were severely wasted.
As of 2010, there were 6.94M people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 8.72M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Zambia.
Sugarcanes are the crop with the highest production value per area in Zambia, with Intl $3.40k per ha.
Sorghums are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Zambia, with Intl $99.8 per ha.
This means that growers of Sugarcanes will earn approximately 34 times more per hectare than if they grow Sorghums.
From 1990 to 2015, Zambia had average annual rainfall of 893mm across a total cropland area of 1.39M ha.