Africa: Estimated PHL in APHLIS cereal crops

Annual average postharvest losses in tonnes by crop across all countries in Africa during the last 5 years (2017-2021).

Maize 9,723,077 Maize: 9,723,077 tonnes
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Sorghum 2,971,462 Sorghum: 2,971,462 tonnes
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Rice 2,764,308 Rice: 2,764,308 tonnes
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Millet 1,399,498 Millet: 1,399,498 tonnes
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Wheat 817,227 Wheat: 817,227 tonnes
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Teff 519,397 Teff: 519,397 tonnes
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Barley 212,646 Barley: 212,646 tonnes
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Fonio 62,863 Fonio: 62,863 tonnes
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Oats 1,407 Oats: 1,407 tonnes
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Various ways to explore APHLIS data

Country and crop

To see this view, select a country and a crop and look at the postharvest losses across different years by % lost, tonnes lost or USD$ value of the losses.

Country overview

Select a country and see an overview of that country's postharvest losses.

Country and year

Select a country and a year and compare postharvest losses for all the crops; for example all crops in Malawi in 2021.


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