Ghana | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Mar/16
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 16.9 % Aug/16
Interest Rate 26 % Sep/16
Balance of Trade -712 USD Million Jun/16
Government Debt to GDP 67.6 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 3.97 Sep/16
Stock Market 1847 points Sep/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Mar/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.5 % Jun/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 16.9 % Aug/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 179 Index Points Aug/16
Producer Prices 524 Index Points Aug/16
Food Inflation 8.5 % Aug/16
Inflation Rate Mom -0.6 % Aug/16
Producer Prices Change 11.1 % Aug/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 26 % Sep/16
Banks Balance Sheet 65165 GHS Million May/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 5199 USD Million Jun/16
Deposit Interest Rate 13.3 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 40166 GHS Million Jun/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -712 USD Million Jun/16
Exports 2526 USD Million Jun/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 Jun/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 3.68 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 114 Dec/17
Corruption Index 47 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 56 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 114 Dec/15
Leading Economic Index 5 % Jul/16
Consumer Last Reference
Bank Lending Rate 41.92 % Jun/16
Gasoline Prices 0.95 USD/Liter Aug/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. 9/30/2016