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Feed the Future - Uganda


Population: 32,369,558
Life Expectancy: 52.72 years
Per Capita GDP: $1,300 (PPP)
Below Poverty Line: 35%
Irrigated Land: 90 sq km

Source: CIA World Factbook

Uganda is considered one of the bright spots in Africa, having experienced overall growth rates of 6.9 percent on average throughout the 1990s, followed by large reductions in the national poverty rate. Both GDP and agriculture growth have kept up, growing at 7.0 and 9.1 percent in recent years, respectively.

Source: ReSAKSS