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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 28,206,728 people, it is ranked at 49º position by population of 196 countries 118 people per km2.

The capital is Accra and its currency is Ghana cedi

Ghana is holding the 86 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 28,383 millions of euros31,417 millions of dollars, ( 73.42% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,006€ euros per inhabitant1,114$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Ghana was on October of 2017 and it was 11.7%.

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 2015, leaving it in 140th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Ghana are business, you must know it's in the 120th 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. € [+]201638,647M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201642,778M.$
GDP per capita [+]20161,370€
GDP per capita [+]20161,517$
Debt [+]201628,383
Debt [+]201631,417
Debt (%GDP) [+]201673.42%
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,006€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,114$
Deficit [+]2016-3,422
Deficit [+]2016-3,788
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-8.85%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201610,091.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201611,170.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20141,803.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,395.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201421.02%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20146.82%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016146.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016162.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20112.80%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201626.11%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016358€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016396$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201467€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201489$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201423€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201431$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20165€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20166$
S&P Rating [+]10/24/2014B-
Fitch Rating [+]09/15/2017B
Corruption Index [+]201643
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017111º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.9
Innovation Ranking [+]2016102º
Labour
NMW [+]201375.1 $
NMW [+]201356.9 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201582º
Markets
Euro / Ghana cedi [+]11/17/20175.1813
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/17/201749.24%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 201711.7%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20177.6%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/06/201721.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018120º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201532.27
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201417.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201625.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201610,193.7 M.€
Exports [+]201611,283.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201626.38%
Imports [+]201612,062.5 M.€
Imports [+]201613,351.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201631.21%
Trade balance [+]2016-1,868.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-2,068.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-4.84%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2016118
Population [+]201628,206,728
Immigrant stock [+]2015399,471
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20152,100.0
% Immigrant [+]20151.45%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20151,018.8
Emigrant stock [+]2015801,710
% Emigrant [+]20152.91%
HDI [+]20150.579
Global Peace Ranking [+]201743º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201659º
Ranking [+]201581º
Birth Rate [+]201531.56‰
Fertility Rate [+]20154.04
Crude death rate [+]20158.31‰
Life expectancy [+]201562.41
Number of homicides [+]20121,537
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.1
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.54