Ghana | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 16.7 % Jul/16
Interest Rate 26 % Jul/16
Balance of Trade -774 USD Million Mar/16
Government Debt to GDP 67.6 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 3.86 Aug/16
Stock Market 1813 points Aug/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.9 % Mar/16
GDP 37.86 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 8800 GHS Million Mar/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 33044 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 1696 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 3953 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 7365 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP From Construction 3772 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP From Manufacturing 2288 Dec/15
GDP From Mining 2727 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP From Services 17470 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP From Transport 3416 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP From Utilities 307 GHS Million Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Job Vacancies 1577 Jun/13
Population 27.41 Million Dec/15
Living Wage Family 1550 GHS/Month Jun/16
Living Wage Individual 384 GHS/Month Jun/16
Wages High Skilled 1830 GHS/Month Jun/16
Wages Low Skilled 534 GHS/Month Jun/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 16.7 % Jul/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 180 Index Points Jul/16
Producer Prices 536 Index Points Jun/16
Food Inflation 8.6 % Jul/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 % Jul/16
Producer Prices Change 10.3 % Jul/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 26 % Jul/16
Banks Balance Sheet 63815 GHS Million Mar/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 5498 USD Million May/16
Deposit Interest Rate 13.3 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 40211 GHS Million May/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -774 USD Million Mar/16
Exports 2515 USD Million Mar/16
Imports 3288 USD Million Mar/16
Current Account -423 USD Million Jun/15
Current Account to GDP -7.5 % Dec/15
Capital Flows 168 USD Million Mar/16
Gold Reserves 8.74 Tonnes Mar/16
Crude Oil Production 108 BBL/D/1K Oct/15
Terrorism Index 1.38 Dec/14
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 67.6 % Dec/14
Government Budget -6.7 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Revenues 2686 GHS Million Mar/16
Credit Rating 31.25
Government Budget Value -2635 GHS Million Mar/16
Government Spending 3393 GHS Million Mar/16
Military Expenditure 194 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Competitiveness Index 3.58 Points Dec/16
Competitiveness Rank 119 Dec/16
Corruption Index 47 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 56 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 114 Dec/15
Consumer Last Reference
Bank Lending Rate 40.79 % May/16
Gasoline Prices 0.89 USD/Liter Jul/16
Household Spending 23.15 % Dec/15
Housing Last Reference
Home Ownership Rate 47.2 % Dec/10
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 25 % Dec/15
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/15
Sales Tax Rate 15 % Dec/15

Economic Indicators for Ghana including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Ghana economy. 8/25/2016