Cropped Area For Major Crops – 2010

CROPPED AREA FOR MAJOR CROPS IN THE EASTERN REGION – 2010
(Figures in Hectares)
CROPS
DISTRICTS MAIZE RICE CASSAVA YAM COCOYAM PLANTAIN GROUNDNUTS COWPEA
Birim South            14,700            3,000        13,800                900                4,200              8,600 0 0
West Akim            13,850                 20        14,000             1,500                3,900              9,800 0 0
Suhum Kraboa Coaltar              8,200                  –          11,000                200                   600              7,600 0 0
Akuapim South              6,700                  –            6,700                200                   300              1,800 0 0
Akuapim North              9,000                  –          10,900                150                   330              1,100 0 0
New Juaben              5,100                  –            4,400                100                   270                 850 0 60
Yilo Krobo              9,500                  –          10,700             1,500                   800                 600 0 30
East Akim              5,800                 30          7,600                400                2,400              5,050 0 0
Atiwa              7,200               130          8,800                450                4,130              8,800 0 0
Kwaebibirem              6,500               900          8,400                250                2,700              5,900 0 0
Birim North            12,000            1,400        11,600             1,500                2,300              9,600 0 0
Kwahu West              4,000                 30          8,000             1,200                   590              2,550 0 0
Kwahu South              6,000                  –          11,550             1,000                1,100              6,900 0 10
Fanteakwa            15,500                 20        18,600             2,000                7,000            13,600 0 550
Afram Plains            26,700               100        17,800           25,000                     50                 150                  8,216              1,170
Asuogyaman              8,800                  –          11,100             1,400                     40                 900 0 0
Manya Krobo            13,500            1,000        10,700             1,400                   130                 600 0 110
TOTAL              173,050               6,630         185,650              39,150                  30,840                84,400                       8,216                  1,930
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011