Major cities : Accra (Capital).
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Ghana Information

ISO 3166-1GH - GHA - 288
NATO country codeGH - GHA
FIPS 10-4 codeGH
Continent /
Ghana CapitalAccra
Name of the inhabitantsGhanaian
Ghana National anthemHail the name of Ghana
Ghana National Day6 March
Ghana Currency Ghanaian cedi (GHC)
Ghana 13 %
Ghana Calling code+233
Ghana Country domain code .gh
Ghana Vehicle registration plateGH
Traveling direction Right
Time zone UTC +0:00
International organizationUnited Nations
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
Commonwealth of Nations
Economic Community of West African States
African Union
Community of Sahel-Saharan States
United Nations Economic Commission for Africa
Group of 77

Ghana Head of state

President of the RepublicNana Akufo-Addo (2017)

Ghana Religion

  1. Other 38 %
  2. Islam 30 %
  3. Christianity 25 %
  4. Other 7 %

Ghana Data

Area239,460 km² (92,456 sq mi)
Number of inhabitants22,532,000 inhabitants (2008) Chart
Population Density 94.1 /km² (243.7 /sq mi)
Length of coastline539 km
Perimeter2,633 km
Life expectancy57.1 Year (2010)
Average years of schooling 7.1 Year (2010)
Human Development Index 0.467 (2010)
Gross domestic product17 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
Annual change: 6.9 %
749 US$ per capita
Gross domestic product (PPP)70 Billions US$ (2008) Chart
3,090 US$ per capita
Inflation8.8 % (2008) Chart
Credit rating
  • Standard & Poor's: B (Stable, 29 November 2011)
  • Fitch: B+ (Stable, 21 November 2011)
  • Dagong: B (Stable, 24 April 2013)

Ghana Natural resource

List of major natural resources classified by importance.
  1. Petroleum
  2. Salt
  3. Bauxite
  4. Timber
  5. Gold
  6. Fish
  7. Manganese
  8. Limestone
  9. Silver
  10. Industrial diamonds
  11. Rubber
  12. Hydroelectricity

Ghana Agriculture

Listing of major crops and products starting with the most important.
  1. Corn
  2. Bananas
  3. Cassava (manioc)
  4. Peanuts
  5. Rice
  6. Timber
  7. Cocoa
  8. Shea nuts

Ghana Border

  1. Togo Togo 877 km
  2. Ivory Coast Ivory Coast 668 km
  3. Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 549 km

Ghana Map

Ghana Climate (Capital)

  1. Tropical savanna climate 100 %

Ghana Weather (Accra)

Ghana Electricity

Voltage230 V
Frequency50 Hz
Power plugPower plug : D Power plug : G
Power socketPower socket : D Power socket : G

Airport Ghana

Kumasi Airport

Ghana Car Hire

Ghana Hotel

Hotel Bojo Beach ResortBojo Beach Resort

Located next to the Densu River Delta in Accra, Bojo Beach Resort features an outdoor pool and 3 restaurants with Atlantic Ocean views. Guests have access to a private beach by canoe or boat... view more
GHS 350
Hotel Meaglent HotelMeaglent Hotel

Featuring an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre, Meaglent Hotel in Accra also offers a restaurant and bar. There is free Wi-Fi available in all areas. The air-conditioned rooms come with a TV and en suite bathrooms with a shower... view more
GHS 140
Hotel La Villa Boutique HotelLa Villa Boutique Hotel

La Villa Boutique Hotel is located in Accra, a 6-minute drive from Kinbu Gardens and an 8-minute drive from Crescent beach. It offers an outdoor swimming pool, a terrace and an onsite bar... view more
GHS 655
Hotel Africana Guest HouseAfricana Guest House
Africana Guest House is a 10-minute drive from Achimota Golf Club and a 25-minute drive from Labadi beach. It offers conference facilities, a garden and a terrace. Free Wi-Fi is available in all areas... view more
GHS 90
Hotel Aristocrat HotelAristocrat Hotel

Located just a 15-minute drive from Accra City Centre, Aristocrat Hotel offers rooms decorated with wooden furnishings and warm colours. It features an on-site restaurant, while free Wi-Fi is available in all areas... view more
GHS 250
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Ghana Olympic Games

SummerParticipation : 14Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0134
WinterParticipation : 2Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0000
TotalParticipation : 16Gold medalSilver medalBronze medalTotal
Medal 0134
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