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Ghana

Mode of Transport
Air Transportation 14,373 Number in 2018 WB
National Accounts
GDP 65.19 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 3 others
Gross Domestic Income 145.44B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Gross National Income 63.36B current US$ in 2018 WB + 2 others
Gross Savings 57.59B current LCU in 2017 WB
Gross Value Added 137.47B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Net Current Transfers from Abroad 12.07B current LCU in 2017 WB
Net Income from Abroad -6.81B current LCU in 2017 WB
Net National Income 32.86B constant 2010 US$ in 2017 WB + 1 other
Net Taxes on Production 7.97B constant LCU in 2017 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings
Adjusted Savings 3.26 % in 2017 WB
Gross Domestic Savings 53.85B current LCU in 2017 WB
National Accounts Gross Savings Adjusted Savings
Education Expenditure Adjusted Savings 5.82 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP
Discrepancy in Expenditure Estimate of GDP 3.66B constant LCU in 2017 WB
External Balance on Goods and Services -3.56B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Gross National Expenditure 101.02 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure
Final Consumption Expenditure 90.47 % in 2017 IMF + 2 others
Gross Capital Formation 27.78B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Gross Capital Formation
Changes in Inventories 1.23B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 20.58 % in 2017 WB
National Accounts GDP Gross National Expenditure Final Consumption Expenditure
General Government Final Consumption Expenditure 22.6B current LCU in 2017 WB
Household Final Consumption Expenditure 167.65B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade
Exports 14,642.25 million US dollars in 2018 UNCTAD + 2 others
Goods 19 timeseries
Imports 12,986.25 million US dollars in 2018 UNCTAD + 2 others
Net Trade -8.29B Domestic Currency in 2017 IMF + 1 other
Services 8 timeseries
Terms of Trade 0 constant LCU in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Trade Exports
Exports as a capacity to import 40.11B constant LCU in 2017 WB
Fertility Indicators
Adolescent Fertility Rate 1 timeseries
Births 5,387.53 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Completeness of Birth Registration 70.5 % in 2014 WB
Crude Birth Rate 13.61 per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Fertility Rate 3.93 births per woman in 2017 WB
Mean Age of Childbearing 30.21 years in 2100 UNDESA
Reproduction 0.96 surviving daughters per woman in 2100 UNDESA
Wanted Fertility Rate 3.6 births per woman in 2014 WB
Demographics
Age Population 1 timeseries
Migration -50 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Population 29,463.64 thousands in 2018 UNCTAD + 3 others
Demographics Age
Adolescent 8 timeseries
Adult 29 timeseries
Children 13 timeseries
Dependency Ratio 68.53 % in 2018 WB
Infant 10.39 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA
Old 12 timeseries
Youth 28 timeseries
Demographics Age Dependency Ratio (% in 2018)
Child Dependency Ratio 63.36 WB
Old-Age Dependency Ratio 5.17 WB
Demographics Population
Density Population 2 timeseries
Natural Change 4.28 per 1000 population in 2100 UNDESA
Education Level Basic Education
Lower Secondary Education 14 timeseries
Primary Education 49.39 % in 2017 WB
Education Level Intermediate Education
Secondary Education 67.55 % in 2017 WB
Land Use Land Use Type
Agricultural Area 2 timeseries
Arable 0.17 hectares/person in 2016 WB
Country Area 1 timeseries
Cropland Area 1 timeseries
Forest Area 1 timeseries
Land Area 2 timeseries
Marine Area Protected 1 timeseries
Agriculture
Agricultural Products Production 6 timeseries
Crops Production 6 timeseries
Livestock Production 6 timeseries
Water Resources 56.2 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Beverages Alcohol
Beer Barley Production 275,000 tonnes in 2014 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Textile Fibres Cotton
Cotton lint Production 8,003.54 1000 Int. $ in 2016 FAO + 1 other
Agriculture Agricultural Products Margarine
Margrine Short Production 4,400 tonnes in 2014 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Dairy Products
Milk 317,869 Head in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Agricultural Products Sugar Production (tonnes)
Molasses 0 in 2014 FAO
Raw Centrifugal Sugar 1 timeseries
Agriculture Crops Oilcrops Coconuts
Copra Oil Production 9,000 tonnes in 2014 FAO
Agriculture Crops Fibre Crops
Coir Production 39,920 tonnes in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources
External 0 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Ground Water 26.3 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Internal 26.3 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Precipitation 1,187 mm/year in 2017 FAO
Pressure on Water Resources 1.75 % in 2000 FAO + 1 other
Surface Water Resources 54.9 10^9 m3/year in 2017 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Precipitation
National Rainfall Index 1,112 mm/year in 2002 FAO
Agriculture Water Resources Pressure on Water Resources
Water Withdrawal 1.07 10^9 m3/year in 2016 FAO
Economic Activity Industry and Construction Industry
Mining Gross Value Added Growth 24.88 % of GDP in 2017 UNSD
Economic Activity Services Educational services, health care, and social assistance Education
Expenditures 3.62 % in 2017 WB
Economic Activity Services ICT
High Technology Exports Goods 8.26 % in 2018 WB
Health Deaths (% in 2016)
Communicable Diseases 47.5 WB
Non-communicable Diseases 42.7 WB
Health Communicable Diseases
AIDS Deaths 1 timeseries
Diphteria Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Hepatitis B Age 1 Immunization 1 timeseries
HIV 330,000 numbers in 2018 WB
Measles Children Immunization 1 timeseries
Tuberculosis 3 timeseries
Commodities Natural resources Metals Production (tonnes (metric))
Aluminium 40,500 in 2017 BGS
Arsenic 3,000 in 2000 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Rocks Production
Bauxite 1,476,966 tonnes (metric) in 2017 BGS
Diamond 87,065 carats in 2017 BGS
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Electricity Generation (% in 2015)
Gas 38.85 WB
Oil 0 WB
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Solid Fuels
Coal Electricity Generation 0 % in 2015 WB
Commodities Natural resources Fossil Fuels Oil Petroleum Products Price (US$/liter in 2016)
Gasoline 0.92 WB
Diesel 0.85 WB
Agriculture Indicators (1000 ha)
Area 53 timeseries
Area Equipped for Full Control Irrigation 30.27 in 2010 FAO
Area Equipped for Irrigation 30.9 in 2000 FAO
Laying Eggs 2 timeseries
Production 467 timeseries
Seed 13 timeseries
Slaughtered 11 timeseries
Stocks 10 timeseries
Water Management 1,900 in 2013 FAO
Yield 73 timeseries
National Defense
National Defense Military 2 timeseries
Armed forces 0.13 % in 2017 WB
Military 5 timeseries
Tourism Indicators
Arrivals International Tourism 1 timeseries
Contribution Tourism 6 timeseries
Expenditure 12.1 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Investment 1.72 LCU in billions in 2018 WTTC
Receipts International Tourism 4 timeseries
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Deaths
Maternity 1.22 % in 2017 WB
Neonatal 20,959 numbers in 2018 WB
Health Indicators Mortality Rate Conditions Maternity (% in 2014)
Assisted by medical professionals Births 1 timeseries
Prenatal care 90.5 WB
Access to Financial Sector
ATM 11.65 per 100,000 adults in 2018 WB
Borrowers with Commercial Banks 41.4 per 1,000 adults in 2018 WB
Commercial Bank Branches 8.65 per 100,000 adults in 2018 WB
Depositors with Commercial Banks 733.94 per 1,000 adults in 2018 WB
Labor
Average Working Hours 13.7 Hours Per Week in 2006 WB
Employment 11 timeseries
Employment Rate 62.95 % in 2018 WB
Labor Force 12,535,169 Number in 2018 WB
Labor Force Participation Rate 15 timeseries
Unemployment 6.71 % in 2018 WB + 1 other
Water
Dam Capacity 148.5 km3 in 2015 FAO
Drinking water Usage 6 timeseries
Sanitation Basic Usage 3 timeseries
Usage 9 timeseries
Species Threatened (Number in 2018)
Plant 119 WB
Fish 58 WB
Bird 23 WB
Mammal 21 WB
Government Finance
Budget Deficit -20.96 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Consumption of fixed capital 99,670,000 Domestic Currency in 1997 IMF
Debt General Government 4 timeseries
Government Expenditure 64.48 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Government Revenue 43.52 National currency, billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Government Finance Government Expenditure (%)
Compensation of Employees 32.97 in 2015 WB
Subsidies and Other Transfers 29.42 in 2015 WB
Interest Payments 24.96 in 2015 WB
Goods and Services Expense 12.65 in 2015 WB
Other Expenses 12.23 in 2008 WB
Government Finance Government Revenue (%)
Grants and Other Revenue 34.16 in 2015 WB
Customs 24.13 in 2011 WB
Tax Revenue 18.26 in 2015 WB
Social Contributions 0.79 in 2015 WB
Government Finance Government Revenue Tax Revenue (% in 2011)
Tax on Goods and Services 27.44 WB
Tax on Income, Profits and Capital Gains 24.68 WB
Taxes on International Trade 16.63 WB
Tax on Exports 0.06 WB
Capital Markets
Stock Market 0.3 % in 2013 WB
Capital Markets Stock Market
Capitalization Listed Companies 2 timeseries
Listed Companies 29 Number in 2013 WB
Capital Markets Bond Market
J.P. Morgan Emerging Markets Bond Index 301.7 Index on Sep 2019 WB
Financial Markets
Exchange Rate 0.22 US dollars in 2018 IMF
Monetary Aggregates 34.69 % in 2018 WB
Financial Markets Interest Rate (Percent per Annum)
Money Market 25.35 in 2016 IMF
Central Bank Policy Rate 20 in 2017 IMF
Savings Rate 6.09 in 2016 IMF
Financial Markets Exchange Rate
Effective Exchange Rate 35.38 Index on Dec 2018 WB + 1 other
Official Exchange Rate 5.5 LCU per USD on Sep 2019 WB + 1 other
Institutions General Government
Central Government Compensation of Employees 10.56B Domestic Currency in 2015 IMF
Air Pollution Greenhouse Gases CO2 CO2 Emissions (% in 2014)
Liquid 80.81 WB
Solid 0 WB
Mortality Indicators
Children Deaths Children 1 timeseries
Children Mortality Rate 13.55 deaths under age five per 1,000 live births in 2100 UNDESA + 1 other
Crude Death Rate 9.58 deaths per 1,000 population in 2099 UNDESA
Infant Mortality Rate 10.29 per 1,000 live births in 2099 UNDESA + 1 other
Life Expectancy 76.18 years in 2100 UNDESA + 2 others
Mortality Rate 2 timeseries
Neonatal Deaths 20,959 Number in 2018 WB
Neonatal Mortality Rate 23.9 per 1,000 live births in 2018 WB
Survival 68 timeseries
Under-5 Deaths 41,354 Number in 2018 WB
World Rankings
Civil Liabilities 2 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Freedom 83 Score, 0=Least Free, 100=Most Free in 2018 FH
Human Development Index 0.59 Index in 2017 UNDP
Political Rights 1 Score, 1=Most Free, 7=Least Free in 2018 FH
Press Freedom Index 18.41 Score, 0=Complete Freedom, 100=No Freedom at all in 2018 RSF
Health Personnel (per 1,000 people in 2017)
Nursing and midwifery personnel 1.2 WB
Physicians 0.18 WB
Health Personnel Community and traditional health workers
Community health workers 0.2 per 1,000 people in 2008 WB
Education Type
Compulsory Education Duration 11 years in 2018 WB
Goods and Services Indicators
Consumer Price Index 296.66 Index on Jul 2019 WB + 2 others
Energy Indicators
Consumption Electricity Per Capita 1 timeseries
Energy Intensity 3.75 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP in 2015 WB
Generation 9 timeseries
Balance of Payments
Current Account Balance -2.08 U.S. dollars, Billions in 2018 IMF + 1 other
Net Errors and Omissions 79,380,000 current US$ in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance (current US$ in 2017)
Net Secondary Income 2.42B WB
Grants 38,150,000 WB
Primary Income -2.74B WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Net Secondary Income
Personal Remittances 5.8 % in 2018 WB
Personal Transfers 3.54B current US$ in 2017 WB
Secondary income payments 1.11B current US$ in 2017 WB
Secondary income receipts 3.54B current US$ in 2017 WB
Balance of Payments Current Account Balance Primary Income (current US$ in 2017)
Primary income payments 3.05B WB
Primary income on FDI 1.92B WB
Primary income receipts 309,310,000 WB + 1 other
Health Indicators
Deaths 3,713.5 thousands in 2100 UNDESA
Disease Prevention 34 % in 2018 WB
Incidence 4 timeseries
Mortality Rate 7.41 per 1,000 people in 2017 WB
Prevalence 30.8 % in 2017 WB
Residence (numbers in 2018)
Domestic Expenditure Health Care 8 timeseries
Foreign Expenditure Health Care 3 timeseries
Rural 13,079,667 WB
Urban 16,687,441 WB
Energy Electricity
Electrification Rate 79 % in 2017 WB
Energy Renewable electricity Generation
Hydroelectricity 50.87 % in 2015 WB
Non-Hydro Renewable Electricity 3,000,000 kWh in 2015 WB
Gender
Female 155 timeseries
Feminity Ratio 100.33 females per 100 males in 2100 UNDESA
Male 144 timeseries
Sex Ratio 99.67 males per 100 females in 2100 UNDESA
Sex Ratio at Birth 1.05 male births per female births in 2100 UNDESA
Capital and Financial Account (current US$ in 2017)
Net Capital Account 241,200,000 WB
Net Financial Account -1.68B WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account (current US$ in 2017)
Portfolio Investment -2.54B WB
Foreign Direct Investment -3.24B WB
Capital and Financial Account Net Financial Account Foreign Direct Investment Foreign Direct Investment (% in 2018)
Inward 4.56 WB
Outward 0.12 WB
Economy
Foreign-exchange reserves 5,872.73 current US$, millions on Dec 2018 WB + 2 others
Inflation and Prices 100 Index, 2010 = 100 in 1990 WB
Economy Foreign-exchange reserves
Gold Holdings 253,549,923.11 US dollars in 2018 IMF
Inflation and Prices
Inflation and Prices 100 Index, 2010 = 100 in 1990 WB
GDP Deflator 194.5 Index in 2018 WB
Inflation 9.84 Percent change in 2018 IMF + 3 others
Producer Price Index 272.52 Index in 2017 IMF
Income Inequality
GINI Index 43.5 Index in 2016 WB
Income Share 22.3 % in 2016 WB
Health Facilities
Hospital beds Per Capita 0.9 per 1,000 people in 2011 WB
Telecommunication Internet
Individuals using Internet 1 timeseries
Secure Internet Servers 649 Number in 2018 WB
Intensity
Intensity CO2 1.6 kg per kg of oil equivalent energy use in 2014 WB
Balance Sheet Liabilities Equity
Investment 21.77 Percent of GDP in 2018 IMF
Nutrition
Malnutrition Prevalence 1 timeseries
Nutritional deficiencies 19 kilocalories per person per day in 2016 WB
Maternal Mortality
Maternal mortality ratio 308 per 100,000 live births in 2017 WB
Official Development Assistance
Net Official Development Assistance 1.24B constant 2014 US$ in 2017 WB
Net Official Development Assistance and Official Aid 1.24B constant 2013 US$ in 2017 WB
Research and Development
Patent Applications 11 Number in 2017 WB
R&D Expenditure 0.38 % in 2010 WB
R&D personnel 38.37 per million people in 2010 WB
Scientific and Technical Journal Articles 982.1 Number in 2016 WB
Trademark Applications 2,400 Number in 2017 WB
Infrastructure
Rail lines 953 km in 2008 WB
Africa (Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar in 2018)
Seychelles 27,115.84 IMF + 3 others
Mauritius 21,066.4 IMF + 3 others
Equatorial Guinea 20,186.59 IMF + 1 other
Gabon 16,440.93 IMF + 1 other
Botswana 15,969.38 IMF + 2 others
Algeria 13,724.5 IMF + 2 others
South Africa 12,155.98 IMF + 3 others
Egypt 11,881.42 IMF + 3 others
Tunisia 10,997.17 IMF + 3 others
Libya 10,194.4 IMF + 1 other
Namibia 9,981.21 IMF + 2 others
Eswatini 9,795.44 IMF + 2 others
Morocco 7,940.15 IMF + 3 others
Cabo Verde 6,502.81 IMF + 2 others
Angola 6,057.24 IMF + 2 others
Congo 6,043.54 IMF + 1 other
Ghana 5,734.91 IMF + 3 others
Nigeria 5,357.54 IMF + 2 others
Sudan 3,761.81 IMF + 1 other
Côte d'Ivoire 3,713.49 IMF + 1 other
Zambia 3,647.59 IMF + 2 others
Mauritania 3,546.89 IMF + 2 others
Cameroon 3,402.88 IMF + 2 others
Djibouti 3,365.15 IMF + 1 other
Kenya 3,280.85 IMF + 2 others
Senegal 3,245.51 IMF + 2 others
United Republic of Tanzania 3,061.06 IMF + 1 other
Lesotho 3,017.35 IMF + 2 others
Sao Tome and Principe 2,954.7 IMF + 2 others
Gambia 2,481.7 IMF + 2 others
Zimbabwe 2,477.92 IMF + 3 others
Uganda 2,220.08 IMF + 2 others
Benin 2,156.89 IMF + 2 others
Chad 2,146.91 IMF + 1 other
Mali 2,119.09 IMF + 2 others
Ethiopia 2,073.05 IMF + 2 others
Guinea 2,053.01 IMF + 2 others
Rwanda 2,026.76 IMF + 1 other
Burkina Faso 1,774.37 IMF + 1 other
Guinea Bissau 1,721.66 IMF + 1 other
Togo 1,551.63 IMF + 2 others
Eritrea 1,472.49 IMF + 1 other
Comoros 1,450.53 IMF + 1 other
Madagascar 1,449.09 IMF + 2 others
Sierra Leone 1,440.15 IMF + 2 others
South Sudan 1,335.24 IMF
Liberia 1,260.11 IMF + 2 others
Mozambique 1,147.96 IMF + 1 other
Niger 1,081.57 IMF + 2 others
Malawi 1,066.14 IMF + 2 others
Democratic Republic of the Congo 682.13 IMF + 1 other
Burundi 651.16 IMF + 2 others
Central African Republic 632.8 IMF + 1 other
Somalia 15,903,303 current US$ WB + 1 other
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