Cropped Area For Major Crops – 2010

CROPPED AREA FOR MAJOR CROPS IN THE UPPER WEST REGION – 2010
(Figures in Hectares)
CROPS
DISTRICTS MAIZE RICE MILLET SORGHUM YAM G/NUTS COWPEA SOYABEAN
Wa West        4,880     1,450          7,180            7,100         4,830         18,300          3,840            4,250
Wa East        7,500        750          6,800            5,080         5,180         12,010          4,410            4,490
Wa Municipal        6,580        440          6,930            7,940         4,570         14,730          3,580            4,600
Lawra        4,680        110        12,800          43,440              –           15,180          3,900               180
Sissala East        9,180        200          4,560            1,110         2,550         10,510          8,640               150
Sissala West        8,120        360          4,850          10,910         2,540           7,540          9,250               160
Jirapa-Lambussie        4,210     1,010        12,930          18,140         1,290         20,560        11,390               380
Nadowli      11,220        250          9,540          23,560         4,730         28,660        19,710               760
TOTAL      56,370     4,570        65,590        117,280       25,690       127,490        64,720          14,970
 Source:  Statistics, Research and Info. Directorate (SRID), Min. of Food & Agric.- Jan, 2011