In 2005, the most common crop in Mbeya by harvested area was Maize with 248.75k ha.
Mbeya is a province of United Republic of Tanzania. As of 2012 Southern Highlands, Tanzania had a total population of approximately 6.10M people.
The most widely harvested crop in Mbeya by area was Maize with 248.75k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $43.74M.
Among children in Mbeya, Tanzania in 2010, 18% were severely stunted, 3% were severely underweight, and 1% were severely wasted.
As of 2012, there were 2.56M people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 4.34M people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Southern Highlands, Tanzania.
Sugarcanes are the crop with the highest production value per area in Mbeya, with Intl $4.60k per ha.
Cottons are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Mbeya, with Intl $158.642857 per ha.
This means that growers of Sugarcanes will earn approximately 29 times more per hectare than if they grow Cottons.
From 1990 to 2015, Mbeya had average annual rainfall of 852mm across a total cropland area of 695.44k ha.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2010 in Mbeya, Tanzania is stunting with 56% of urban children affected and 49% of rural children affected.