Ghana | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.3 % Dec/15
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 18.7 % Apr/16
Interest Rate 26 % May/16
Balance of Trade -1226 USD Million Sep/15
Government Debt to GDP 67.6 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 3.83 May/16
Stock Market 1772 points May/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.3 % Dec/15
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.9 % Dec/15
GDP 38.61 USD Billion Dec/14
GDP Constant Prices 8706 GHS Million Dec/15
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 33044 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 775 USD Dec/14
GDP per capita PPP 3953 USD Dec/14
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 26.44 Million Dec/14
Living Wage Family 2050 GHS/Month Mar/16
Living Wage Individual 817 GHS/Month Mar/16
Wages High Skilled 1620 GHS/Month Mar/16
Wages Low Skilled 407 GHS/Month Mar/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 18.7 % Apr/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 174 Index Points Apr/16
Producer Prices 527 Index Points Mar/16
Food Inflation 8.4 % Apr/16
Inflation Rate Mom 1.4 % Apr/16
Producer Prices Change 14.3 % Mar/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 26 % May/16
Banks Balance Sheet 56412 GHS Million Sep/15
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4521 USD Million Sep/15
Deposit Interest Rate 12.9 % Dec/14
Central Bank Balance Sheet 35269 GHS Million Sep/15
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -1226 USD Million Sep/15
Exports 2201 USD Million Sep/15
Imports 3427 USD Million Sep/15
Current Account -423 USD Million Jun/15
Current Account to GDP -7.5 % Dec/15
Capital Flows 716 USD Million Sep/15
Gold Reserves 8.74 Tonnes Dec/15
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 -10.4 % of GDP Dec/14
Government Revenues 2467 GHS Million Sep/15
Credit Rating 31.25
Government Budget Value -1148 GHS Million Sep/15
Government Spending 2790 GHS Million Sep/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 38.3 % Sep/15
Gasoline Prices 0.92 USD/Liter Apr/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. 5/26/2016