Ghana GDP Annual Growth Rate  2000-2016 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The economy of Ghana expanded by 4.9 percent year-on-year in the three months to March of 2016, following a downwarldly revised 4.1% percent expansion in the previous period and 4.9 percent growth in the same period of 2015. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Ghana averaged 7.07 percent from 2000 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 25 percent in the first quarter of 2012 and a record low of -3.80 percent in the first quarter of 2014. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Ghana is reported by the Ghana Statistical Service.

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Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
4.90 4.90 25.00 -3.80 2000 - 2016 percent Quarterly
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In Ghana, the annual growth rate in GDP measures the change in the value of the goods and services produced by the country economy during the period of a year. This page provides the latest reported value for - Ghana GDP Annual Growth Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Ghana GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2016.


Calendar GMT Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast (i)
2015-12-23 11:00 AM Q3 3.6% 3.9%
2016-04-27 11:00 AM Q4 4.9% 3.7% 4.1%
2016-06-22 10:50 AM Q1 4.9% 4.1% 4%
2016-09-26 10:45 AM Q2 4.9% 4.5%

Ghana GDP Growth Accelerates to 4.9% in Q1


The economy of Ghana expanded by 4.9 percent year-on-year in the three months to March of 2016, following a downwarldly revised 4.1% percent expansion in the previous period and 4.9 percent growth in the same period of 2015.

Year-on-year, the services sector expanded by 8.8 percent (+5.2 percent in Q4) boosted by information and communications technology (+18.8 percent). Agriculture advanced 2.8 percent (+1.7 percent in Q4), while industry production contracted by 1.1 percent, following a 7.2 percent growth in previous quarter. 

The quarter-on-quarter growth was recorded at 1.1 percent in the first three months of 2016, compared to a 1 percent expansion the same period of 2015.

The GDP advanced 3.9 percent in 2015 and the government is expecting a growth of 5.4 percent for 2016.

Mojdeh | mojdeh@tradingeconomics.com
6/23/2016 3:54:09 PM

Ghana GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
GDP Growth Rate 1.10 1.30 8.10 -2.20 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.90 4.90 25.00 -3.80 percent [+]
GDP 37.86 38.61 47.80 1.20 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 8800.30 8706.00 130410.40 4410.00 GHS Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 33043.93 29741.10 33043.93 4047.00 GHS Million [+]
GDP per capita 1696.08 1670.68 1696.08 701.53 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 3953.21 3894.00 3953.21 1919.60 USD [+]
GDP From Agriculture 7365.00 7362.00 7365.00 5322.00 GHS Million [+]
GDP From Construction 3772.00 2888.00 3772.00 1016.30 GHS Million [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 2288.00 2335.00 2366.00 1801.30 [+]
GDP From Mining 2727.00 2834.00 2834.00 497.40 GHS Million [+]
GDP From Services 17470.00 16679.00 17470.00 8690.40 GHS Million [+]
GDP From Transport 3416.00 3646.00 3653.00 2357.20 GHS Million [+]
GDP From Utilities 307.00 266.00 307.00 224.40 GHS Million [+]




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