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Ghana

Ghana ( (listen)), officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country in West Africa. It abuts the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean to the south, sharing borders with the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, and Togo in the east. Ghana covers an area of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), spanning diverse biomes that range from coastal savannas to tropical rain forests. With over 31 million people, Ghana is the second-most populous country in West Africa, after Nigeria. The capital and largest city is Accra; other major cities are Kumasi, Tamale, and Sekondi-Takoradi. The first permanent state in present-day Ghana was the Bono state of the 11th century. Numerous kingdoms and empires emerged over the centuries, of which the most powerful were the Kingdom of Dagbon in the north and the Ashanti Empire in the south. 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 colonisation, Ghana's current borders took shape, encompassing four separate British colonial territories: Gold Coast, Ashanti, the Northern... [More]
  • Last : 20,168.93
  • High : 20,404.60
  • Low : 19,341.23
  • Max Fluctuation : 132.99
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.05%
  • Open : 19,784.39
  • Time : 23:52:57
  • Yesterday : 19,783.47
  • Change % : 1.95%
  • Change : 385.46
  • Last : 1,767.65
  • High : 1,812.11
  • Low : 1,764.38
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.97
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 1,807.93
  • Time : 23:53:01
  • Yesterday : 1,808.04
  • Change % : 2.28%
  • Change : 40.39
  • Last : 99.88
  • High : 99.97
  • Low : 100.02
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.81
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.44%
  • Open : 110.52
  • Time : 23:53:00
  • Yesterday : 110.6
  • Change % : 10.73%
  • Change : 10.72
  • Last : 0.9744
  • High : 0.9769
  • Low : 0.9572
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9597
  • Time : 23:52:42
  • Yesterday : 0.9596
  • Change % : 1.54%
  • Change : 0.0148

Ghana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/GHS Ask 8.3992 8.3951 8.3381 8.4745 0.04 0.53% 2022/07/05 Time 23:52
GHS/EUR Ask 0.1241 0.1242 0.1222 0.1251 0.00 0.89% 2022/07/05 Time 23:52
GHS/USD Ask 0.1274 0.1266 0.1266 0.1287 0.00 0.63% 2022/07/05 Time 20:39
USD/GHS Ask 8.18 8.1 8.1 8.18 0.08 0.99% 2022/07/05 Time 16:11
GHS/ZAR Ask 1.9851 - 1.9851 1.9851 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 16:05
ZAR/GHS Ask 0.5035 - 0.5035 0.5035 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 16:05

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
330 22 Apr 739 USD Million
Banks Balance Sheet
189614 22 Feb 183908 GHS Million
CPI Housing Utilities
183 22 Mar 180 points
CPI Transportation
161 22 Mar 149 points
Capital Flows
-690 22 Mar -188 USD Million
Central Bank Balance Sheet
153878 22 Feb 147976 GHS Million
Competitiveness Index
51.2 19 Dec 51.33 Points
Competitiveness Rank
111 19 Dec 106
Composite PMI
48.5 22 Jun 47.4 points
Consumer Price Index CPI
163 22 May 156 points
Coronavirus Cases
166133 22 Jul 164843 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
1450 22 Jul 1449 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
58.75 22 Jun 58.14 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
18643437 22 Jun 18448498 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
25 21 Dec 25 percent
Corruption Index
43 21 Dec 43 Points
Corruption Rank
73 21 Dec 75
Credit Rating
22 22 Jul
Crude Oil Production
172 22 Feb 171 BBL/D/1K
Currency
7.9 22 Jul 7.8
Current Account
-128 22 Mar -672 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
-2.5 20 Dec -2.8 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
118 19 Dec 114
Exports
1560 22 Apr 1972 USD Million
External Debt
28161 21 Dec 28000 USD Million
Food Inflation
30.1 22 May 26.6 percent
Foreign Exchange Reserves
9548 22 Feb 9770 USD Million
Full Year GDP Growth
5.4 21 Dec 0.5 percent
GDP
72.35 20 Dec 67.23 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
3.3 22 Mar 7 percent
GDP Constant Prices
44140 22 Mar 43764 GHS Million
GDP From Agriculture
10315 22 Mar 10490 GHS Million
GDP From Construction
3298 21 Dec 3492 GHS Million
GDP From Manufacturing
5311 21 Dec 5125 GHS Million
GDP From Mining
5925 21 Dec 5231 GHS Million
GDP From Public Administration
1733 21 Dec 2002 GHS Million
GDP From Services
18919 22 Mar 18866 GHS Million
GDP From Transport
2469 21 Dec 2570 GHS Million
GDP From Utilities
235 21 Dec 254 GHS Million
GDP Growth Rate
0.9 22 Mar 1.8 percent
GDP per capita
1941 20 Dec 1974 USD
GDP per capita PPP
5305 20 Dec 5397 USD
Gasoline Prices
1.37 22 Jun 1.3 USD/Liter
Gold Reserves
8.74 22 Mar 8.74 Tonnes
Government Budget
-13.8 20 Dec -4.8 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP
78 20 Dec 63.9 percent of GDP
Government Spending
45681 21 Dec 30702 GHS Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
77351 21 Dec 69220 GHS Million
Household Spending
29.3 20 Dec 10.8 percent
IP Addresses
124915 17 Mar 191869 IP
Imports
1135 22 Feb 1197 USD Million
Inflation Rate
27.6 22 May 23.6 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
4.1 22 May 5.1 percent
Interest Rate
19 22 May 19 percent
Internet Speed
3368 17 Mar 3360 KBps
Leading Economic Index
4.6 22 Feb 4.4 percent
Military Expenditure
237 20 Dec 233 USD Million
Money Supply M1
70941 22 Feb 72196 GHS Million
Money Supply M2
107282 22 Feb 108231 GHS Million
Oil Exports
510 22 Apr 652 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
30 21 Dec 30 percent
Population
30.96 20 Dec 30.28 Million
Producer Prices
1017 22 May 981 points
Producer Prices Change
33.5 22 May 31.2 percent
Stock Market
2546 22 Jul 2546 points
Terrorism Index
1.74 19 Dec 1.56
Unemployment Rate
4.5 20 Dec 4.1 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade 330 100 120 90 320 USD Million
Banks Balance Sheet 189614 198000 200000 200000 200000 GHS Million
CPI Housing Utilities 183 198 202 202 215 points
CPI Transportation 161 167 171 175 179 points
Capital Flows -690 400 1200 1500 USD Million USD Million
Central Bank Balance Sheet 153878 123000 120000 120000 120000 GHS Million
Composite PMI 48.5 47.3 49 50.3 50.7 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 163 167 167 167 174 points
Corporate Tax Rate 25 25 25 25 percent
Currency 7.9 8.01 8.18 8.34 8.51
Current Account -128 -600 -300 400 400 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -2.5 -2.6 -2.8 -2.8 percent of GDP
Exports 1560 1290 1320 1400 1400 USD Million
External Debt 28161 30000 31000 32000 USD Million USD Million
Food Inflation 30.1 30 27 20 16 percent
Foreign Exchange Reserves 9548 11050 10800 9700 9700 USD Million
GDP 72.35 64 64 64 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.3 5.4 5.6 5.4 5.1 percent
GDP Constant Prices 44140 46215 48618 51049 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Agriculture 10315 11077 11653 12236 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Construction 3298 3483 3664 3847 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Manufacturing 5311 5608 5900 6195 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Mining 5925 6257 6582 6911 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Services 18919 19922 20958 22006 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Transport 2469 2607 2743 2880 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP From Utilities 235 248 261 274 GHS Million GHS Million
GDP Growth Rate 0.9 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.6 percent
GDP per capita 1941 1980 2000 2000 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 5305 5400 5400 5400 USD USD
Gasoline Prices 1.37 1.42 1.47 1.52 1.58 USD/Liter
Gold Reserves 8.74 8.76 8.76 8.76 8.76 Tonnes
Government Budget -13.8 -7.4 -7.4 -7.4 -7.4 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP 78 74 70 70 percent of GDP
Government Spending 45681 32544 32360 48240 48148 GHS Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 77351 81682 85930 90226 GHS Million GHS Million
Household Spending 29.3 26 26 26 26 percent
Imports 1135 1170 1230 1080 1080 USD Million
Inflation Rate 27.6 26 22 17 14 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 4.1 3.5 2.7 2.3 2 percent
Interest Rate 19 20 20 20 17 percent
Leading Economic Index 4.6 3.7 4 6 8 percent
Military Expenditure 237 215 215 215 215 USD Million
Oil Exports 510 320 340 325 325 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 25 25 25 percent
Population 30.96 32.37 32.37 32.37 Million Million
Producer Prices 1017 1001 1014 1133 1159 points
Producer Prices Change 33.5 28 22 17 14 percent
Stock Market 2546 2497 2449 2402 2356 points
Unemployment Rate 4.5 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.4 percent