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Ghana

Ghana ( (listen)), officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country in West Africa. It spans 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 a diverse geography and ecology that ranges from coastal savannahs 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 include 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 native resistance, Ghana's current borders took shape, encompassing four separate British colonial territories: Gold ... [More]
  • Last : 43,773.68
  • High : 43,908.31
  • Low : 43,444.04
  • Max Fluctuation : 182.56
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.31%
  • Open : 43,472.02
  • Time : 01:49:01
  • Yesterday : 43,450.67
  • Change % : 0.74%
  • Change : 323.01
  • Last : 1,749.74
  • High : 1,750.8
  • Low : 1,748.82
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.92
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,748.82
  • Time : 02:11:54
  • Yesterday : 1,750.36
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.62
  • Last : 74.56
  • High : 74.62
  • Low : 74.19
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.27%
  • Open : 74.39
  • Time : 02:11:54
  • Yesterday : 73.98
  • Change % : 0.78%
  • Change : 0.58
  • Last : 0.8532
  • High : 0.8535
  • Low : 0.8532
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8534
  • Time : 02:11:17
  • Yesterday : 0.8534
  • Change % : 0.02%
  • Change : 0.0002

Ghana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/GHS Ask 7.1023 7.1035 7.1023 7.1035 0.00 0.07% 2021/09/27 Time 1:44
GHS/EUR Ask 0.1439 - 0.1439 0.1439 0.00 0.07% 2021/09/27 Time 1:22
GHS/USD Ask 0.1686 - 0.1655 0.1686 0.00 0.00% 2021/09/25 Time 8:11
USD/GHS Ask 6.06 - 6.0035 6.18 0.00 0.00% 2021/09/24 Time 22:37
GHS/ZAR Ask 2.4693 - 2.4693 2.4693 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/28 Time 11:35

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

3 Month Bill Yield

12.12 21 Sep 12.08 11.33 : 21.63 Monthly

Balance of Trade

39.80 21 Jun 17.36 -733 : 482 Monthly Jun/21

Bank Lending Rate

34.50 18 May 35.5 21.24 : 42.84 Monthly %

Banks Balance Sheet

166764.98 21 Jun 163089 1924 : 166765 Monthly

CPI Transportation

136.70 21 Jul 133 98.06 : 384 Monthly

Capital Flows

3669.30 21 Jun 16.75 -735 : 3669 Quarterly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

137851.69 21 Jun 145685 1223 : 145685 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 51.33 3.44 : 51.33 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 106 102 : 119 Yearly

Composite Pmi

48.90 21 Aug 49.7 31.7 : 56.5 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

131.65 21 Aug 131 4.47 : 132 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Sep 125830 0 : 126146 Daily Sep/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Sep 1130 0 : 1142 Daily Sep/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Sep 93148 0 : 93269 Daily Sep/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Rate

0 21 Sep 5.12 0 : 5.12 Daily Sep/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Total

0 21 Sep 1623582 0 : 1623582 Daily Sep/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

153.98 21 Jul 153 94.76 : 351 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Sep : Monthly 22

Crude Oil Production

0 21 May 184 1.4 : 218 Monthly

Currency

5.93 21 Sep 5.97 0.92 : 6.14 Daily

Current Account

-774.45 21 Jun -371 -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

1147.90 21 Jun 1234 142 : 1437 Monthly

External Debt

28072.15 21 Jun 24599 2310 : 28072 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

6242.46 19 Sep 5034 836 : 8421 Monthly

Food Inflation

10.90 21 Aug 9.5 5 : 15.1 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

11026.91 21 Jun 11302 300 : 11302 Monthly

GDP

72.35 20 Dec 67.23 1.22 : 72.35 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.90 21 Jun 3.1 -5.7 : 25 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

42205.81 21 Jun 41843 4269 : 130410 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

7548.71 21 Jun 9554 5322 : 9603 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

3365.57 21 Jun 3559 1016 : 3636 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

4612.31 21 Jun 6773 1801 : 6773 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

4873.71 21 Jun 5018 497 : 7328 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

0 21 Jun 1486 804 : 1494 Quarterly

GDP From Services

16083.96 21 Jun 18253 8690 : 18253 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

2386.96 21 Jun 2444 1047 : 3653 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

228.56 21 Jun 196 147 : 273 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

0.90 21 Jun 0.8 -2.2 : 7.4 Quarterly Jun/21

GDP Per Capita Ppp

5304.98 20 Dec 5397 2342 : 5397 Yearly

GDP per capita

1848.25 20 Dec 1880 694 : 1880 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

1.05 21 Aug 1.04 0.2 : 1.11 Monthly

Gold Reserves

8.74 21 Jun 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 63.9 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

29.30 20 Dec 10.8 10.5 : 36.6 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 191869 14376 : 362730 Quarterly

Imports

1108.00 21 Jun 1217 65.23 : 1707 Monthly

Inflation Rate

9.70 21 Aug 9 0.4 : 63.1 Monthly Aug/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.30 21 Aug 1.6 -3.32 : 10.88 Monthly

Interest Rate

13.50 21 Aug 13.5 12.5 : 27.5 Daily Aug/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3360 252 : 3368 Quarterly

Leading Economic Index

33.10 21 May 39.4 -10.5 : 39.4 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

279.02 21 Jun 329 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

774.80 21 Aug 771 136 : 775 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

8.10 21 Aug 8.4 2 : 48.56 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

13.50 21 Mar 12.5 12.5 : 15 Yearly

Stock Market

2677.91 21 Sep 2676 1528 : 3554 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
3 Month Bill Yield 12.12 12.32 12.44 12.56 12.19 12.81
Balance of Trade 39.80 150 300 220 200 220 Jun/21
Bank Lending Rate 34.50 33.5 33.5 33.5 33.5 33.5 %
Banks Balance Sheet 166764.98 184000 193000 196000 175000 200000
CPI Transportation 136.70 126 126 126 124 126
Capital Flows 3669.30 200 800 500 160 400
Central Bank Balance Sheet 137851.69 138000 126 118000 140000 120000
Composite Pmi 48.90 50.1 51.7 52.2 49.2 52
Consumer Price Index Cpi 131.65 131 134 139 131 140
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Cpi Housing Utilities 153.98 148 163 165 147 159
Currency 5.93 5.99 6.02 6.05 5.96 6.11
Current Account -774.45 -650 -400 200 -720 -300
Current Account to GDP -2.50 -2.3 -2.6 -2.6 -2.3 -2.6 Dec/20
Exports 1147.90 1350 1280 1320 1320 1320
External Debt 28072.15 26500 27400 25600 27100 26000
Fiscal Expenditure 6242.46 4780 5200 5200 4780 5100
Food Inflation 10.90 6 5.4 5.3 8.5 5
Foreign Exchange Reserves 11026.91 9700 8900 9050 10500 9200
GDP 72.35 58 58 58 58 64
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.90 5 4.3 3.8 4.5 5.5
GDP Constant Prices 42205.81 43573 43642 43810 43003 45970
GDP From Agriculture 7548.71 10083 9965 7836 8017 10638
GDP From Construction 3365.57 3270 3712 3493 3486 3450
GDP From Manufacturing 4612.31 4553 7064 4788 4546 4804
GDP From Mining 4873.71 6471 5234 5059 6709 6826
GDP From Services 16083.96 18391 19038 16695 16409 19403
GDP From Transport 2386.96 2382 2549 2478 2476 2513
GDP From Utilities 228.56 200 204 237 192 211
GDP Growth Rate 0.90 1.5 2 1.6 1.3 1.6 Jun/21
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5304.98 5100 5100 5100 5100 5400
GDP per capita 1848.25 1800 1800 1800 1800 1950
Gasoline Prices 1.05 0.95 0.9 0.86 1 0.81
Gold Reserves 8.74 8.76 8.76 8.76 8.76 8.76
Government Budget -13.80 -9 -7 -7 -9 -7
Government Budget Value -3582.69 -400 1400 1400 -400 800
Government Debt to GDP 78.00 76 74 74 76 74 Dec/20
Government Revenues 4458.67 4380 6600 6600 4380 5900
Government Spending 30702.33 32237 32023 31869 32433 34011
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 69219.66 72681 72196 71850 71526 76678
Household Spending 29.30 23 23 26 23 26
Imports 1108.00 1200 980 1100 1120 1100
Inflation Rate 9.70 8 7.7 7.5 9.3 7 Aug/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.2 -0.1 0.3 0.4 0.3
Interest Rate 13.50 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 12 Aug/21
Leading Economic Index 33.10 6 7.4 6 8 6.2
Military Expenditure 237.00 215 215 215 230 215
Oil Exports 279.02 280 265 300 320 320
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 30.96 31.72 31.72 31.72 31.8 32.37 Dec/20
Producer Prices 774.80 797 821 831 771 861
Producer Prices Change 8.10 10 9.6 8 7.3 8
Sales Tax Rate 13.50 12 12 13.5 13.5 13.5
Stock Market 2677.91 2548 2486 2425 2612 2307
Unemployment Rate 4.50 4.6 4.4 4.4 4.6 4.4 Dec/20