Ghana

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Key Indicators

 

Land Area (km2)

238,500

Population (m)

23.80

Population Growth (%)

2.1%

Urban Population (%)

50%

GDP per Capita (US$)

1,098

GDP (current US$bn)

26.2

GDP Growth (%)

4.7%

Merchandise Exports (US$bn)

5.5

Key Export Products

Gold, cocoa, timber, tuna, bauxite, aluminium, manganese ore, diamonds, horticulture products.

Merchandise Imports fob (US$bn)

8.1

Key Import Products

Capital equipment, petroleum, foodstuffs

Consumer Price Inflation Rate (%)

16.7

Currency

New Cedi

Exchange Rate (2010)

GHS 1.4161=US$1