In 2005, the most common crop in Eastern by harvested area was Maize with 469.83k ha.
Eastern is a province of Kenya. As of 2005 Kitui, Kenya had a total population of approximately 644.01k people. This represents a 466% increase from 2005 when the population of Kitui, Kenya was approximately 113.70k.
The most widely harvested crop in Eastern by area was Maize with 469.83k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $33.55M.
Among children in Eastern, Kenya in 2009, 17% were severely stunted, 5% were severely underweight, and 1% were severely wasted.
As of 2005, there were 93.55k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 201.32k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Embu, Kenya.
Bananas are the crop with the highest production value per area in Eastern, with Intl $5.85k per ha.
Barleys are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Eastern, with Intl $39.9 per ha.
This means that growers of Bananas will earn approximately 147 times more per hectare than if they grow Barleys.
From 1990 to 2015, Eastern had average annual rainfall of 890mm across a total cropland area of 1.63M ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2009 in Eastern, Kenya is stunting with 21% of urban children affected and 43% of rural children affected.