General Information for Ghana Ghana Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Ghana ?Accra
What is the total area of Ghana ? (km2)238.533
What is the population in Ghana ? (2020)31.072.940
What is the median age in Ghana ?22
What is the iso country code for Ghana ? (2lt)GH
What is the iso country code for Ghana ? (3lt)GHA
What continent is Ghana in ?Africa
What currency is used in Ghana ?Ghanaian New Cedi
What is the currency code for Ghana ?GHS
What is the tel code for Ghana ?+233
What language use in Ghana ?English
What is the language code for English ?EE
What is the internet TLD code for Ghana ?.gh
Where is the highest place in Ghana ?Mount Afadjato (880 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Ghana ?Gulf of Guinea (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Ghana

World map icon S&P Global Equity Indices (annual % change)-23,6052
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)5,25585
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)3.520.560.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)3,46174
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)2.318.800.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)0,055536
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)37.200.000
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)13,09
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)7
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)12
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)16
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)170
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)55,4
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)10
World map icon Tax payments (number)36
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)30,7
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)14,7
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)226
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)8
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)8
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)8
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)13
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)13
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)13
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)1
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)12,3
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)12,3
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)5
World map icon Time required to register property (days)33
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)710
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)6
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)1,9
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)36
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)80
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)561.342.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)26.728.800
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)110.175.000
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)424.438.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)179.523.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)57.424.100
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)6.328.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)747.193.000
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)474
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)552,9
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)89,3
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)108
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)155
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)490
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)55
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)33,2
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)6
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)118
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)7
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)59,9602
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)122.098.000
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,784
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,743
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)6,828
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)559.394.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)559.394.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)1.525.150.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)233.264.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)2.084.550.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)2.084.550.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)1.291.890.000
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)706.548.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)110.182.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)596.365.000
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)1.053.240.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)126.568.000
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)13,685
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)13,784
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)13,567
World map icon Labor force, total12.844.500
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)46,6678
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)67,418
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)71,469
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)88,8567
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)63,505
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)68,945
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)72,844
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)65,148
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)41,672
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)44,454
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)38,769
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)47,876
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)41,666
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)54,633
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)1.759.790.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)1.759.790.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)926.674.000
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)18,62
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,972
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)19,324
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)11.848,2
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)8,916
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,132
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)13,034
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)25,809
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)33,321
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,636
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)68,503
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,925
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)77,838
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)62,844
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)66,649
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)59,168
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)74,191
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)66,679
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)82,364
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)5,688
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,755
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)4,527
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)35,969
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)38,327
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)33,51
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)33,504
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)40,362
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)26,042
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)2,5


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