In 2005, the most common crop in Ghana by harvested area was Cocoa with 1.89M ha.
Ghana is a country located in Africa south of the Sahara. As of 2012 Ghana had a total population of approximately 26.35M people. This represents a 19% increase from 2005 when the population of Ghana was approximately 22.22M.
The most widely harvested crop in Ghana by area was Cocoa with 1.89M ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $765.37M.
Among children in Ghana in 2014, 5% were severely stunted, 2% were severely underweight, and 1% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 2.14M people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 6.17M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Ghana.
Yams are the crop with the highest production value per area in Ghana, with Intl $3.09k per ha.
Other Pulses are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Ghana, with Intl $47.0 per ha.
This means that growers of Yams will earn approximately 66 times more per hectare than if they grow Other Pulses.
From 1990 to 2015, Ghana had average annual rainfall of 1,169mm across a total cropland area of 6.66M ha.