In 2005, the most common crop in Northern Region by harvested area was Maize with 53.72k ha.
Northern Region is a province of Malawi. As of 2010 Mzuzu City, Malawi had a total population of approximately 158.27k people. This represents a 4% increase from 2004 when the population of Mzuzu City, Malawi was approximately 151.94k.
The most widely harvested crop in Northern Region by area was Maize with 53.72k ha harvested with a total production value of Intl $10.19M.
Among children in Northern, Malawi in 2004, 22% were severely stunted, 6% were severely underweight, and 3% were severely wasted.
As of 2010, there were 163.75k people living below $1.90/day (2011 PPP) and 183.09k people living below $3.10/day (2011 PPP) in Chitipa, Malawi.
Tropical Fruits are the crop with the highest production value per area in Northern Region, with Intl $5.76k per ha.
Sorghums are the crop with the lowest production value per area in Northern Region, with Intl $76.7 per ha.
This means that growers of Tropical Fruits will earn approximately 75 times more per hectare than if they grow Sorghums.
From 1990 to 2015, Northern Region had average annual rainfall of 924mm across a total cropland area of 230.23k ha.
The health condition most afflicting male and female children in 2004 in Northern, Malawi is stunting with 50% of male children affected and 43% of female children affected.
The health condition most afflicting urban and rural children in 2004 in Northern, Malawi is stunting with 35% of urban children affected and 48% of rural children affected.