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Ghana  

Ghana, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 238,540 Km2,

Ghana, with a population of 27,409,893 people, it is ranked at 48º position by population of 196 countries 115 people per km2.

The capital is Accra and its currency is Ghana cedi

Ghana is holding the 88 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 24,053 millions of euros26,686 millions of dollars, ( 70.82% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 878 € euros per inhabitant974$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Ghana was on October of 2016 and it was 15.8%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Ghana, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.579 points in 2014, leaving it in 140th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Ghana are business, you must know it's in the 108th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Ghana, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Accra: Monthly Rainfall
Ghana Economy
Government
GDP Mill.$ [+]201537,687M.$
GDP Mill. € [+]201533,968M.€
GDP per capita [+]20151,239€
GDP per capita [+]20151,375$
Debt [+]201524,053 M.€
Debt [+]201526,686 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201570.82%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015974$
Debt Per Capita [+]2015878 €
Deficit [+]2015-1,606 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-1,782 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-4.73%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20158,116.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20159,005.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20132,135.8
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20132,836.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201321.70%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20146.82%
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015183.4
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015165.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20112.80%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201523.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015296€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015329$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2013108$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201382€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201423€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201431$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20156€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20157$
S&P Rating [+]10/24/2014B-
Fitch Rating [+]09/29/2016B
Corruption Index [+]201547
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016119º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.9
Innovation Ranking [+]2016102º
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]201582º
NMW [+]201465.5 $
NMW [+]201447.4 €
Markets
Euro / Ghana cedi [+]12/07/20164.3311
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/07/2016-23.41%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 201615.8%
PPI Year on Year [+]October 20169.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/21/201625.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]2017108º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201431.73
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201417.50%
Trade
Exports [+]20158,608.4 M.€
Exports [+]20159,551.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201525.34%
Imports [+]201511,979.2 M.€
Imports [+]201513,290.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201535.27%
Trade balance [+]2015-3,370.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-3,739.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-9.92%
Socio-Demography
Crude death rate [+]20148.95‰
Population [+]201527,409,893
Density [+]2015115
HDI [+]20140.579
Global Peace Ranking [+]201644º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201659º
Ranking [+]201581º
Birth Rate [+]201432.75‰
Fertility Rate [+]20144.17
Life expectancy [+]201461.31
Number of homicides [+]20121,537
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.1