Production Estimates

 

COMPARISON OF 2011 AND 2012 PRODUCTION ESTIMATES – STARCHY STAPLES

 

REGION

Cassava

Yam

Cocoyam

Plantain

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

WESTERN 684,368 717,474

4.84

77,982 93,861

20.36

230,773 231,469

0.30

562,575 534,073

-5.07

CENTRAL 1,976,946 1,764,241

-10.76

15,712 16,664

6.06

94,347 48,879

-48.19

159,262 154,596

-2.93

EASTERN 3,858,149 4,164,013

7.93

682,994 709,722

3.91

253,441 244,149

-3.67

854,240 840,702

-1.58

GREATER ACCRA 71,863 73,884

2.81

VOLTA 1,660,007 1,276,089

-23.13

426,751 463,559

8.63

49,278 51,748

5.01

62,555 75,581

20.82

ASHANTI 1,900,444 2,231,908

17.44

470,814 476,172

1.14

385,437 355,138

-7.86

977,432 990,378

1.32

BRONG AHAFO 2,883,353 2,949,838

2.31

2,171,341 2,319,583

6.83

331,873 338,882

2.11

1,055,832 961,194

-8.96

NORTHERN 1,333,406 1,369,831

2.73

2,005,607 2,038,196

1.62

UPPER EAST
UPPER WEST 472,499 521,112

10.29

TOTAL 14,368,535 14,547,279

1.24

6,323,700 6,638,867

4.98

1,345,149 1,270,266

-5.57

3,671,896 3,556,524

-3.14

COMPARISON OF 2011 AND 2012 PRODUCTION ESTIMATES – CEREALS

REGION

Maize

Rice

Millet

Sorghum

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

YR 2011 YR 2012

% Change

WESTERN 71,285 82,825

16.19

23,148 25,464

10.01

           
CENTRAL 202,362 192,069

-5.09

5,366 3,221

-39.97

           
EASTERN 364,166 405,377

11.32

22,320 24,567

10.07

           
GREATER ACCRA 4,461 4,681

4.93

18,773 18,822

0.26

           
VOLTA 97,857 84,922

-13.22

75,389 82,546

9.49

      5,345 5,385

0.75

ASHANTI 173,735 205,419

18.24

27,625 27,748

0.45

           
BRONG AHAFO 434,741 570,350

31.19

6,160 6,268

1.75

      708 843

19.05

NORTHERN 192,604 209,353

8.70

171,293 165,328

-3.48

79,074 80,486

1.79

130,634 126,429

-3.22

UPPER EAST 75,273 65,811

-12.57

109,455 120,171

9.79

50,521 51,310

1.56

69,545 58,617

-15.71

UPPER WEST 82,651 129,090

56.19

6,527 7,000

7.25

54,327 47,888

-11.85

80,836 88,709

9.74

TOTAL 1,699,134 1,949,897

14.76

466,056 481,134

3.24

183,922 179,684

-2.30

287,069 279,983

-2.47

Source: Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- February, 2013