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Interactive data query
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Primary Contact: 
Jawoo Koo
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Level-1 administrative units


Browse and download HarvestChoice spatial data layers for sub-Saharan Africa. Statistics are shown for all countries and level-1 administrative units. You may choose to further break down the table across agro-ecological zones, farming systems, high/low rural population density, or travel time to nearest 50k market zones, and length of growing period. If you require custom data aggregations please download individual layers in the data section.


HarvestChoice, 2012. "Domain Reporter." International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC., and University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN. Available online at

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Keywords: Africa, Agricultural Labor, Agricultural Productivity, Agro-ecological Zones (AEZ), Climate, Crop Area, Crop Models, Crop Production, Crop Yields, Cropland Area, Elevation, Farming Systems, Growing Seasons, Irrigation, Land Resources, Market Access, Models, Population, Population Density, Poverty, Rainfall, Rural Population, Soils, Spatial Analysis, Sub-Saharan Africa, Time of Travel, Top-soil, Urban Population, Water Resources, Weather
Geographic Coverage: Angola, Benin, Burundi, West Africa, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Congo DR, Lesotho, Chad, Eritrea, Malawi, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Mozambique, Gabon, Madagascar, Namibia, Gambia, Rwanda, South Africa, Ghana, Seychelles, Swaziland, Guinea, Zambia, Guinea-Bissau, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Tanzania, Liberia, Uganda, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Format/Platform: Tableau