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Ghana

Ghana ( (listen)), officially the Republic of Ghana, is a country located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the subregion of West Africa. Spanning a land mass of 238,535 km2 (92,099 sq mi), Ghana is bordered by the Ivory Coast in the west, Burkina Faso in the north, Togo in the east and the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean in the south. Ghana means "Warrior King" in the Soninke language.The first permanent state in the territory of present-day Ghana dates back to the 11th century. Numerous kingdoms and empires emerged over the centuries, of which the most powerful was the Kingdom of Ashanti. Beginning in the 15th century, numerous European powers contested the area for trading rights, with the British ultimately establishing control of the coast by the late 19th century. Following over a century of native resistance, Ghana's current borders were established by the 1900s as the British Gold Coast. It became independent of the United Kingdom on 6 March 1957.Ghana's population of approximately 30 million spans a variety of ethnic, linguistic and religious groups. According to the 2010 census, 71.2% of the population was Christian, 17.6% was Muslim, and 5.2% practised traditional faiths. Its div... [More]

ghs/usd

0.1731
Live Rate
0 (0%)
Change
14 December 2019
Time 00:15:05
0 (7.73%)
Change / 3 Month
0 (7.83%)
Change / 6 Month
0 (16.38%)
Annual Fluctuation
  • Last : 10
  • High : 10
  • Low : 10
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 10
  • Time : 15:32:45
  • Yesterday :
  • Change % : -100%
  • Change : 10
  • Last : 1,475.76
  • High : 1,476.7
  • Low : 1,474.64
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 14 December
  • Yesterday : 1,475.76
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 59.98
  • High : 59.98
  • Low : 59.98
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 59.98
  • Time : 13:33:16
  • Yesterday : 59.77
  • Change % : 0.35%
  • Change : 0.21
  • Last : 0.8993
  • High : 0.9
  • Low : 0.8993
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 14 December
  • Yesterday : 0.8993
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Ghana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
GHS/GBP Ask 0.1311 - 0.1311 0.1311 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 11:07
GHS/ZAR Ask 2.5229 - 2.5229 2.5229 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 11:07
ZAR/GHS Ask 0.3962 - 0.3962 0.3962 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 11:07
GBP/GHS Ask 7.6265 - 7.6265 7.6265 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 7:07
EUR/GHS Ask 6.5275 - 6.5162 6.5275 0.00 0.00% 2019/12/14 Time 1:42

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

122.80 19 Oct 85.8 -733 : 414 Monthly USD Million

Bank Lending Rate

34.50 18 May 35.5 21.24 : 42.84 Monthly %

Banks Balance Sheet

0 19 Sep 114794 1924 : 118913 Monthly GHS Million

CPI Transportation

0 19 Nov 117 98.06 : 384 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 19 Sep 1518 -622 : 2878 Quarterly USD Million

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 19 Sep 82382 4630 : 85873 Monthly GHS Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 51.33 3.44 : 51.33 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 106 102 : 119 Yearly

Composite Pmi

52.40 19 Nov 50.1 49.2 : 56.5 Monthly points

Consumer Price Index Cpi

109.70 19 Nov 109 9.81 : 242 Monthly points

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 18 Dec 25 25 : 32.5 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 18 Dec 40 33 : 48 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 18 Dec 81 50 : 81 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 19 Nov 112 94.76 : 351 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 19 Dec : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

0 19 Aug 214 1.4 : 214 Monthly BBL/D/1K

Currency

5.78 19 Dec 5.78 0.92 : 5.85 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Sep -334 -2184 : 328 Quarterly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

-4.40 18 Dec -4.5 -11.9 : 0.1 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 114 60 : 120 Yearly

Exports

0 19 Oct 1130 142 : 1434 Monthly USD Million

External Debt

0 19 Sep 20500 2310 : 20679 Quarterly USD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Jun 6695 836 : 8421 Monthly GHS Million

Food Inflation

8.40 19 Nov 7 5 : 9.7 Monthly %

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 19 Sep 8226 300 : 9960 Monthly USD Million

GDP

65.56 18 Dec 59 1.22 : 65.56 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

5.70 19 Jun 6.7 -1.6 : 25 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

39805.27 19 Jun 39268 4269 : 130410 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Agriculture

6464.36 19 Jun 7846 5322 : 8724 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Construction

2993.45 19 Jun 3044 1016 : 3587 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Manufacturing

4823.64 19 Jun 4870 1801 : 4870 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Mining

7247.54 19 Jun 6949 497 : 7248 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Public Administration

0 19 Jun 1206 862 : 1397 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Services

15626.43 19 Jun 15239 8690 : 15626 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Transport

2279.51 19 Jun 2428 1472 : 3653 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP From Utilities

170.03 19 Jun 176 148 : 273 Quarterly GHS Million

GDP Growth Rate

1.40 19 Jun 1.6 -2.2 : 7.4 Quarterly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

4211.85 18 Dec 4051 1901 : 4212 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

1807.10 18 Dec 1738 694 : 1807 Yearly USD

Gasoline Prices

0.97 19 Nov 0.98 0.2 : 1.11 Monthly USD/Liter

Gold Reserves

0 19 Dec 8.74 8.7 : 8.74 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Budget

-3.80 18 Dec -4.5 -24.2 : -0.4 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

0 19 Jun -3485 -3485 : 2060 Monthly GHS Million

Government Debt to GDP

59.30 18 Dec 57.3 18.5 : 79.2 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 19 Jun 4362 1037 : 6620 Monthly GHS Million

Government Spending

27096.76 18 Dec 7679 7679 : 27097 Yearly GHS Million

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

42612.66 18 Dec 33745 3562 : 42613 Yearly GHS Million

Household Spending

0 18 Dec 25.1 14.4 : 36.6 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 191869 14376 : 362730 Quarterly IP

Imports

0 19 Oct 1044 65.23 : 1707 Monthly USD Million

Inflation Rate

8.20 19 Nov 7.7 0.4 : 63.1 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.70 19 Nov 0.4 -3.34 : 10.87 Monthly %

Interest Rate

16.00 19 Nov 16 12.5 : 27.5 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3360 252 : 3368 Quarterly KBps

Leading Economic Index

0 19 Sep 3.6 -5.1 : 13.4 Monthly %

Living Wage Family

1720.00 18 Dec 1600 1600 : 1720 yearly

Living Wage Individual

900.00 18 Dec 860 860 : 900 yearly

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 189 9.4 : 278 Yearly

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 18 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly %

Population

29.77 18 Dec 29.12 6.64 : 29.77 Yearly Million

Producer Prices

664.40 19 Oct 655 136 : 664 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

8.90 19 Oct 9.1 2 : 48.56 Monthly %

Sales Tax Rate

12.00 19 Dec 12 12 : 15 Yearly %

Stock Market

2270.94 19 Dec 2275 1528 : 3554 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.16 0 : 1.56 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

6.70 18 Dec 6.6 4.6 : 10.4 Yearly %

Wages High Skilled

2030.00 18 Dec 2110 1440 : 2110 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

870.00 18 Dec 698 472 : 870 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 122.80 200 350 450 70 250 USD Million
Bank Lending Rate 34.50 33.5 33.5 33.5 33.5 33.5 %
Composite Pmi 52.40 51.5 51.2 51.3 51.5 52 points
Consumer Price Index Cpi 109.70 252 260 117 246 265 points
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 %
Currency 5.78 5.75 5.86 5.97 5.65 6.18
Current Account to GDP -4.40 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 -4.3 -4.2 %
Food Inflation 8.40 7.7 6.8 6.6 8.6 6.6 %
GDP 65.56 58 58 58 66 58 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.70 6.5 6.7 6.6 7 6.4 %
GDP Constant Prices 39805.27 40545 41139 41119 40440 43028 GHS Million
GDP From Agriculture 6464.36 8100 6681 6678 9131 9715 GHS Million
GDP From Construction 2993.45 3143 3094 3092 3322 3534 GHS Million
GDP From Manufacturing 4823.64 5028 4985 4983 4413 4696 GHS Million
GDP From Mining 7247.54 7175 7490 7487 6113 6504 GHS Million
GDP From Services 15626.43 15734 16150 16142 14980 15938 GHS Million
GDP From Transport 2279.51 2507 2356 2355 2043 2174 GHS Million
GDP From Utilities 170.03 182 176 176 192 204 GHS Million
GDP Growth Rate 1.40 1.4 1.6 1.3 1.8 1.5 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 4211.85 4250 4250 4250 4120 4250 USD
GDP per capita 1807.10 1970 1970 1970 1915 1970 USD
Gasoline Prices 0.97 0.86 0.84 0.81 0.89 0.77 USD/Liter
Government Budget -3.80 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.5 -4.7 %
Government Debt to GDP 59.30 62.8 62.8 62.8 63 62.8 %
Government Spending 27096.76 27977 28005 27991 28361 30176 GHS Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 42612.66 43998 44040 44019 44601 47456 GHS Million
Inflation Rate 8.20 7.6 8.1 7.8 8.3 7.8 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.70 0.8 0.7 0.6 1 0.7 %
Interest Rate 16.00 15.75 15.75 15.5 16 15.5 %
Living Wage Family 1720.00 1800 1800 1800 1800 1850
Living Wage Individual 900.00 660 660 660 660 680
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 %
Population 29.77 30.16 30.16 30.16 29.97 30.16 Million
Producer Prices 664.40 664 686 707 642 697 points
Producer Prices Change 8.90 7.4 7.4 8 7.2 8.5 %
Sales Tax Rate 12.00 12 12 12 12 12 %
Stock Market 2270.94 2134 2116 2098 2152 2062
Unemployment Rate 6.70 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.6 %
Wages High Skilled 2030.00 2000 2000 2000 2000 2200
Wages Low Skilled 870.00 800 800 800 800 700