CROPPED AREA FOR MAJOR CROPS IN GHANA – 2010

(Figures in Hectares)
  CROPS
REGION MAIZE RICE MILLET SORGHUM CASSAVA YAM COCOYAM PLANTAIN G’NUTS COWPEA SOYABEAN
WESTERN 50,720 17,130     74,450 10,555 39,410 58,150 0 0 0
CENTRAL  103,070 4,290     120,310 2,817 15,862 17,525 0 0 0
EASTERN  173,050 6,630     185,650 39,150 30,840 84,400 8,216 1,930 0
GREATER ACCRA 3,638 2,323     6,834            
VOLTA 52,070 21,860   4,340 102,410 26,350 6,160 7,980   1,920 4,360
ASHANTI 153,451 10,115     120,219 33,450 63,780 93,153 6,190 5,157 0
BRONG AHAFO 250,950 4,020 400 181,230 129,120 49,290 66,760 11,420 7,690
NORTHERN 110,430 62,930 50,290 59,370 83,910 117,810     118,610 56,160 49,950
UPPER WEST 56,370 4,570 65,590 117,280   25,690     127,490 64,720 14,970
UPPER EAST 37,920 47,361 60,720 71,165         81,450 29,403 6,940
TOTAL 991,669 181,228 176,600 252,555 875,013 384,942 205,342 327,968 353,376 166,980 76,220
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- January, 2011