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 2015 was 24,083 millions of euros26,720 millions of dollars, ( 71.5% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 873 € euros per inhabitant969$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Ghana was on August of 2017 and it was 12.3%.

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 0.579 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 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
GDP Mill. € [+]201638,567M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201642,690M.$
GDP per capita [+]20161,367€
GDP per capita [+]20161,513$
Debt [+]201524,083 M.€
Debt [+]201526,720 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201571.50%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015873 €
Debt Per Capita [+]2015969$
Deficit [+]2015-1,786 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-1,981 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-5.30%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20158,297.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20159,205.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20141,795.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20142,385.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201421.02%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20146.82%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016146.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016161.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20112.80%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201524.63%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015301€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015334$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201467€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201488$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201423€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201430$
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 [+]2016119º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.9
Innovation Ranking [+]2016102º
NMW [+]201375.1 $
NMW [+]201356.9 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201582º
Euro / Ghana cedi [+]09/20/20175.2863
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/21/201736.46%
CPI (overall index) [+]August 201712.3%
PPI Year on Year [+]July 20172.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/24/201721.00%
Doing Business [+]2017108º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201532.27
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201417.50%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201625.0%
Exports [+]201610,193.7 M.€
Exports [+]201611,283.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201626.43%
Imports [+]201612,062.5 M.€
Imports [+]201613,351.9 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201631.28%
Trade balance [+]2016-1,868.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-2,068.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-4.85%
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 [+]201532.26‰
Fertility Rate [+]20154.12
Crude death rate [+]20158.82‰
Life expectancy [+]201561.49
Number of homicides [+]20121,537
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20126.1
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.54