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Maize in Africa

Balance of maize in Africa

Balance of maize in Africa, %
Indicator1961197019801990200020102013
production116.1102.9107.894.683.690.888.3
import2.93.711.211.519.219.318.4
export12.19.213.48.22.02.74.6
domestic supply100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0100.0
food71.166.265.463.061.756.455.3
feed16.922.323.926.528.031.331.4
seed2.92.21.71.61.21.21.1
waste8.17.87.37.57.58.79.6
processing0.670.700.660.920.931.21.5
Picture. Maize in Africa: structure of domestic supply, 2013, %

Food supply of maize in Africa

size

Picture. Maize in Africa: food supply, ktonnes

Rating of food supply of maize in Africa, 2013
#Areaktonnes%
Africa44 276100
1 Nigeria5 68012.8
2 South Africa5 28311.9
3 Egypt5 12211.6
4 Ethiopia3 9608.9
5 Kenya3 3807.6
6 Tanzania2 8806.5
7 Malawi2 1154.8
8 Uganda1 8394.2
9 Zambia1 7253.9
10 Mozambique1 4103.2
11 Zimbabwe1 3263.0
12 Morocco1 1922.7
Others18.9
Picture. Maize in Africa: structure of food supply by leaders, 2013, %

per capita

Picture. Maize in Africa: food supply per capita, kg/yr

Maize in Africa
Food supply1961197019801990200020102013
ktonnes9 52112 35116 54624 08431 48940 25944 276
kg/yr35.236.4737.5741.4642.843.1444.48

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