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Ghana

Ghana ( (listen)), officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country in West Africa. It spans along the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean, sharing borders with the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, Togo in the east, the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean in the south. Ghana covers an area of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), with a population of 31 million. It is the second-most populous country in West Africa, after Nigeria; and Accra is its capital and largest city. The first permanent state in the territory of present-day Ghana dates back to the 11th century, the Bono State. Numerous kingdoms and empires emerged over the centuries, of which the most powerful were the Kingdom of Dagbon, and the Ashanti Empire. Beginning in the 15th century, the Portuguese Empire, followed by numerous other European powers, contested the area for trading rights, until the British ultimately established control of the coast by the late 19th century. Following over a century of native resistance, what are now Ghana's borders follow the lines of what were four separate British colonial territories: Gold Coast, Ashanti, the Northern Territories and British Togoland. These were unified as an independent dominio... [More]
  • Last : 40,143.8
  • High : 40,828.1
  • Low : 39,637.7
  • Max Fluctuation : 360.5
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.27%
  • Open : 39,659.5
  • Time : 21:17:26
  • Yesterday : 39,726.5
  • Change % : 1.05%
  • Change : 417.3
  • Last : 1,853.57
  • High : 1,869.13
  • Low : 1,852.97
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.43%
  • Open : 1,866.18
  • Time : 21:19:57
  • Yesterday : 1,866.21
  • Change % : 0.68%
  • Change : 12.64
  • Last : 71.99
  • High : 72
  • Low : 70.85
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.14
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.31%
  • Open : 71.08
  • Time : 21:20:59
  • Yesterday : 71.08
  • Change % : 1.28%
  • Change : 0.91
  • Last : 0.825
  • High : 0.8265
  • Low : 0.8234
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.825
  • Time : 21:16:20
  • Yesterday : 0.825
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Ghana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/GHS Ask 7.0344 7.0671 7.0344 7.08 0.03 0.43% 2021/06/15 Time 21:07
GHS/EUR Ask 0.1421 0.143 0.1421 0.1431 0.00 0.63% 2021/06/15 Time 21:07
USD/GHS Ask 5.83 5.8325 5.8 5.84 0.00 0.00% 2021/06/15 Time 20:31
GHS/USD Ask 0.1733 0.1735 0.1718 0.1736 0.00 0.00% 2021/06/15 Time 20:31
GHS/GBP Ask 0.122 - 0.122 0.122 0.00 0.58% 2021/06/15 Time 8:14

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

3 Month Bill Yield

0 21 Jun 12.32 : Monthly

Balance of Trade

138.10 21 Apr 185 -733 : 482 Monthly Apr/21

Bank Lending Rate

34.50 18 May 35.5 21.24 : 42.84 Monthly %

Banks Balance Sheet

159525.80 21 Mar 155907 1924 : 159526 Monthly

CPI Transportation

129.10 21 May 127 98.06 : 384 Monthly

Capital Flows

16.75 21 Mar 1275 -735 : 2878 Quarterly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

127784.03 21 Mar 127387 1223 : 128492 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 51.33 3.44 : 51.33 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 106 102 : 119 Yearly

Composite Pmi

51.50 21 May 52.4 31.7 : 56.5 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

127.57 21 May 127 4.47 : 128 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Jun 94444 0 : 94493 Daily Jun/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Jun 787 0 : 789 Daily Jun/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Jun 92488 0 : 92552 Daily Jun/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Rate

0 21 Jun 3.95 0 : 3.95 Daily Jun/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Total

0 21 Jun 1228216 0 : 1228216 Daily Jun/21

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 21 Dec 25 25 : 32.5 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 41 33 : 48 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 80 50 : 81 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

152.84 21 May 153 94.76 : 351 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Jun : Monthly 23

Crude Oil Production

0 21 Jan 191 1.4 : 218 Monthly

Currency

5.76 21 Jun 5.77 0.92 : 5.98 Daily

Current Account

-370.85 21 Mar -897 -2184 : 328 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-2.50 20 Dec -2.8 -11.9 : 0.1 Yearly Dec/20

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 114 60 : 120 Yearly

Exports

1185.70 21 Apr 1349 142 : 1437 Monthly

External Debt

24600.00 21 Mar 24700 2310 : 24700 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

6242.46 19 Sep 5034 836 : 8421 Monthly

Food Inflation

5.40 21 May 6.5 5 : 15.1 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

8306.41 21 Mar 8720 300 : 10286 Monthly

GDP

66.98 19 Dec 65.56 1.22 : 66.98 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.30 20 Dec -3.2 -5.9 : 25 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

41498.20 20 Dec 41203 4269 : 130410 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

9602.80 20 Dec 8269 5322 : 9603 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

3114.40 20 Dec 3771 1016 : 3771 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

4336.60 20 Dec 5153 1801 : 5153 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

6162.40 20 Dec 6160 497 : 7410 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

0 20 Dec 1322 862 : 1494 Quarterly

GDP From Services

17515.30 20 Dec 14737 8690 : 17515 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

2269.00 20 Dec 2163 1472 : 3653 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

190.10 20 Dec 193 148 : 273 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

0.80 20 Dec -0.8 -2.2 : 7.4 Quarterly Dec/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

5412.60 19 Dec 5194 2344 : 5413 Yearly

GDP per capita

1884.30 19 Dec 1808 694 : 1884 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

1.04 21 May 0.94 0.2 : 1.11 Monthly

Gold Reserves

8.74 21 Mar 8.74 8.71 : 8.74 Quarterly

Government Budget

-13.80 20 Dec -4.8 -24.2 : -0.4 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-3582.69 19 Sep -594 -3583 : 2060 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

78.00 20 Dec 64.4 18.5 : 79.2 Yearly Dec/20

Government Revenues

4458.67 19 Sep 4452 1037 : 6620 Monthly

Government Spending

30702.33 20 Dec 31036 7679 : 31036 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

69219.66 20 Dec 68446 3562 : 69220 Yearly

Household Spending

11.50 19 Dec 20.1 11.5 : 36.6 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 191869 14376 : 362730 Quarterly

Imports

1164.28 21 Mar 1051 65.23 : 1707 Monthly

Inflation Rate

7.50 21 May 8.5 0.4 : 63.1 Monthly May/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.80 21 May 1.5 -3.32 : 10.88 Monthly

Interest Rate

13.50 21 May 14.5 12.5 : 27.5 Daily May/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3360 252 : 3368 Quarterly

Leading Economic Index

13.90 21 Jan 8.3 -10.5 : 14 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 1600 1600 : 1720 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 860 860 : 900 yearly

Military Expenditure

237.00 20 Dec 233 9 : 266 Yearly

Oil Exports

313.30 21 Apr 326 0 : 470 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 21 Dec 30 25 : 35 Yearly

Population

30.96 20 Dec 30.28 6.64 : 30.96 Yearly Dec/20

Producer Prices

748.50 21 Apr 749 136 : 749 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

11.10 21 Apr 13 2 : 48.56 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

13.50 21 Mar 12.5 12.5 : 15 Yearly

Stock Market

2695.08 21 Jun 2695 1528 : 4463 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 1.56 0 : 1.74 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

4.50 20 Dec 4.1 4.1 : 10.4 Yearly Dec/20

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 2110 1440 : 2110 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 698 472 : 870 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 138.10 270 430 250 150 350 Apr/21
Bank Lending Rate 34.50 33.5 33.5 33.5 33.5 33.5 %
Banks Balance Sheet 159525.80 154000 153500 148000 157000 144000
CPI Transportation 129.10 124 126 126 124 126
Capital Flows 16.75 160 200 -400 -800 400
Central Bank Balance Sheet 127784.03 118000 122000 116000 125000 120000
Composite Pmi 51.50 53 52 51.7 52.3 53
Consumer Price Index Cpi 127.57 129 130 133 129 138
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Cpi Housing Utilities 152.84 145 147 161 145 156
Currency 5.76 5.98 6.09 6.2 5.87 6.42
Current Account -370.85 -720 -300 -150 -750 -500
Current Account to GDP -2.50 -3 -3 -3.2 -3 -3.2 Dec/20
Exports 1185.70 1320 1400 1350 1280 1450
External Debt 24600.00 26100 26000 23300 25400 25700
Fiscal Expenditure 6242.46 4780 5200 5200 4780 5100
Food Inflation 5.40 5.5 5 6 5.7 5
Foreign Exchange Reserves 8306.41 9100 9300 8950 8600 9100
GDP 66.98 58 58 58 58 64
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.30 2.8 2 1.8 6 2.4
GDP Constant Prices 41498.20 42357 42328 42245 43795 43344
GDP From Agriculture 9602.80 8501 9795 9776 7026 10030
GDP From Construction 3114.40 3876 3177 3170 3288 3253
GDP From Manufacturing 4336.60 5297 4423 4415 4381 4529
GDP From Mining 6162.40 6333 6286 6273 7255 6437
GDP From Services 17515.30 15149 17866 17831 16133 18294
GDP From Transport 2269.00 2224 2314 2310 2436 2370
GDP From Utilities 190.10 198 194 194 199 199
GDP Growth Rate 0.80 1.6 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.3 Dec/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5412.60 5100 5100 5100 5100 5400
GDP per capita 1884.30 1800 1800 1800 1800 1950
Gasoline Prices 1.04 0.8 0.69 0.73 0.85 0.69
Gold Reserves 8.74 8.76 8.76 8.76 8.76 8.76
Government Budget -13.80 -8 -8 -6 -8 -6
Government Budget Value -3582.69 -400 1400 1400 -400 800
Government Debt to GDP 78.00 82 82 83 82 83 Dec/20
Government Revenues 4458.67 4380 6600 6600 4380 5900
Government Spending 30702.33 31905 31316 31255 32899 32068
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 69219.66 70362 70604 70466 72553 72299
Household Spending 11.50 23 26 26 23 26
Imports 1164.28 1050 970 1100 1130 1100
Inflation Rate 7.50 7.6 7.3 6.5 8 6 May/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.80 0.4 0.6 0.3 1 0.5
Interest Rate 13.50 13.5 12.5 12.5 13.5 12 May/21
Leading Economic Index 13.90 6 3 4.5 4 5
Military Expenditure 237.00 230 215 215 230 215
Oil Exports 313.30 360 300 300 250 400
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 30.96 31.8 31.72 31.72 31.8 32.37 Dec/20
Producer Prices 748.50 779 784 805 755 841
Producer Prices Change 11.10 8.5 8.2 7.4 8 7.2
Sales Tax Rate 13.50 13.5 12 13.5 13.5 13.5
Stock Market 2695.08 1902 1597 1342 2264 831
Unemployment Rate 4.50 4.7 4.7 4.5 4.7 4.5 Dec/20