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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 28,833,629 people, it is ranked at 50º position by population of 196 countries 121 people per km2.

The capital is Accra and its currency is Ghana cedi

Ghana is holding the 78 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 29,912 millions of euros38,828 millions of dollars, ( 59.56% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,037€ euros per inhabitant1,347$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Ghana was on November of 2018 and it was 9.3%.

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 0.592 points in 2017, leaving it in 140th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Ghana are business, you must know it's in the 114th 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
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]201752,207M.€
Annual GDP [+]201758,978M.$
GDP per capita [+]20171,811€
GDP per capita [+]20172,045$
Debt [+]201729,912
Debt [+]201838,828
Debt (%GDP) [+]201859.56%
Debt Per Capita [+]20171,037€
Debt Per Capita [+]20181,347$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017-2,121
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-4,568
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-7.01%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20179,402.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201814,053.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20172,354.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20172,659.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201720.17%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016847.7
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2016938.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20166.54%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017212.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017239.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20171.74%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201821.56%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2017326€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018487$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201782€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201792$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201623€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201626$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20177€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20178$
S&P Rating [+]09/14/2018B
Fitch Rating [+]03/18/2019B
Corruption Index [+]201841
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018106º
Fragile States Index [+]201868.1
Innovation Ranking [+]2018107º
Labour
NMW [+]201375.1 $
NMW [+]201356.9 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201772º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]06/13/20195.2354
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/13/20180%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]November 20189.3%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20184.4%
Money Market
Key rates [+]01/28/201916.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019114º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20173,389
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20170.15
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201532.27
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201417.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201835.0%
Trade
Exports [+]201712,246.6 M.€
Exports [+]201713,835.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201723.46%
Imports [+]201711,195.3 M.€
Imports [+]201712,647.4 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201721.44%
Trade balance [+]20171,051.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]20171,187.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20172.01%
Socio-Demography
Ranking [+]201581º
Density [+]2017121
Global Peace Ranking [+]201841º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,190.3
% Immigrant [+]20171.45%
% Emigrant [+]20172.97%
Birth Rate [+]201631.05‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]20171,282.4
Crude death rate [+]20168.15‰
Fertility Rate [+]20163.98
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.10
Population [+]201728,833,629
Immigrant stock [+]2017417,642
Emigrant stock [+]2017857,603
HDI [+]20170.592
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201889º
Life expectancy [+]201662.74
Number of homicides [+]20121,537
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20170.65