Ghana Ghana

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

Ghana, with a population of 31,072,945 people, it is ranked at 47º position by population of 196 countries and has a population density of 130 people per km2.

It's capital is Accra and its currency is Ghana cedi

Ghana is holding the 73 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 35,326 millions of euros (41,720 millions of dollars), ( 62% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,195 euros per inhabitant$1,412 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Ghana was on December of 2021 and it was 12.6%.

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 0.611 points in 2019, leaving it in 138th 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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Ghana Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€60,000M
Annual GDP [+]2020$68,532M
GDP per capita [+]2020€1,931
GDP per capita [+]2020$2,206
Debt (M.€.) [+]201835,326
Debt ($M) [+]201841,720
Debt (%GDP) [+]201862.00%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018€1,195
Debt Per Capita [+]2018$1,412
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-3,870
Deficit ($M) [+]2018-4,570
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-6.79%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201811,906.0
Expenditure ($M) [+]201814,060.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20182,280.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20182,693.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201818.60%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017583.7
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017659.4
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20176.07%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020267.7
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020305.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20201.25%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201820.90%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018€403
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018$476
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€77
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$91
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€20
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$22
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€9
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$10
S&P Rating [+]09/11/2020B-
Fitch Rating [+]01/14/2022B-
Corruption Index [+]202043
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019111º
Fragile States Index [+]201868.1
Innovation Ranking [+]2018107º
Labour
NMW [+]2013$72.4
NMW [+]2013€56.9
Human Capital Ranking [+]201772º
Markets
Euro / Ghana cedi [+]10/21/20216.8501
US Dollar exchange rate [+]10/21/20215.8847
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]11/13/20180%
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 202112.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 202112.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/22/202114.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019114º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20193,394
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.19
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201532.12
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201913.5%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201918.13%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20191,088,309
Exports [+]2020€12,678.1M
Exports [+]2020$14,481.0M
Exports % GDP [+]202021.13%
Imports [+]2020€10,814.3M
Imports [+]2020$12,352.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202018.02%
Trade balance [+]2020€1,863.9M
Trade balance [+]2020$2,128.9M
Trade balance % GDP [+]20203.11%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201581º
Density [+]2020130
Global Peace Ranking [+]202138º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20172,190.3
% Immigrant [+]20191.53%
% Emigrant [+]20193.19%
Birth Rate [+]201928.99‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20171,282.4
Crude death rate [+]20197.22‰
Fertility Rate [+]20193.82
% risk of poverty [+]201623.4%
Population [+]202031,072,945
Immigrant stock [+]2019466,780
Emigrant stock [+]2019970,625
HDI [+]20190.611
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020107º
Life expectancy [+]201964.07
Suicides [+]20151,896
Suicide rate [+]20156.84
Number of homicides [+]2017609
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20172.09
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.54
Annual crude oil production [+]2020199
Crude Oil Reserves [+]2021660.0
Consumption GWh [+]201913,108
Generation GWh [+]202018,906
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/20/20221,357
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/20/2022154,891
Fully vaccinated [+]01/13/20222,918,596
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/20/202243.67
Doses administered [+]01/13/20229,004,225