In 2005, the most common crop in Gao by harvested area was Rice with 35.18k ha.
Gao is a province of Mali. As of 2014 Gao, Mali had a total population of approximately 626.90k people. This represents a 39% increase from 2006 when the population of Gao, Mali was approximately 451.12k.
The most widely harvested crop in Gao by area was Rice with 35.18k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $23.11M.
Among children in Gao, Mali in 2006, 22% were severely stunted, 13% were severely underweight, and 7% were severely wasted.
As of 2014, there were 216.18k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 468.20k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Gao, Mali.
Yams are the crop with the highest production value per area in Gao, with Intl $6.24k per ha.
Cowpeas are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Gao, with Intl $115.615272 per ha.
This means that growers of Yams will earn approximately 54 times more per hectare than if they grow Cowpeas.
From 1990 to 2015, Gao had average annual rainfall of 254mm across a total cropland area of 58.87k ha.