In 2005, the most common crop in Ashanti by harvested area was Cocoa with 337.14k ha.
Ashanti is a province of Ghana. As of 2012 Ashanti, Ghana had a total population of approximately 5.19M people. This represents a 39% increase from 2005 when the population of Ashanti, Ghana was approximately 3.73M.
The most widely harvested crop in Ashanti by area was Cocoa with 337.14k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $133.17M.
Among children in Ashanti, Ghana in 2008, 9% were severely stunted, 4% were severely underweight, and 3% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 102.05k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 726.94k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Ashanti, Ghana.
Yams are the crop with the highest production value per area in Ashanti, with Intl $2.64k per ha.
Other Pulses are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Ashanti, with Intl $26.4 per ha.
This means that growers of Yams will earn approximately 100 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Pulses.
From 1990 to 2015, Ashanti had average annual rainfall of 1,231mm across a total cropland area of 815.75k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2008 in Ashanti, Ghana is stunting with 19% of urban children affected and 33% of rural children affected.