Ghana | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Jun/16
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 15.4 % Dec/16
Interest Rate 25.5 % Dec/16
Balance of Trade -452 USD Million Sep/16
Government Debt to GDP 67.6 % Dec/14
Markets Last Reference
Currency 4.23 Jan/17
Stock Market 1734 points Jan/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 % Jun/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4 % Sep/16
GDP 37.54 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 8930 GHS Million Sep/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 33044 GHS Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 1697 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 3955 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 15.4 % Dec/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 185 Index Points Dec/16
Producer Prices 532 Index Points Nov/16
Food Inflation 9.7 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 % Dec/16
Producer Prices Change 11.9 % Nov/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 25.5 % Dec/16
Banks Balance Sheet 70886 GHS Million Sep/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4788 USD Million Sep/16
Deposit Interest Rate 13.3 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 41020 GHS Million Sep/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -452 USD Million Sep/16
Exports 2872 USD Million Sep/16
Imports 3325 USD Million Sep/16
Current Account -532 USD Million Jun/16
Current Account to GDP -7.5 % Dec/15
Capital Flows 85.95 USD Million Jun/16
Gold Reserves 8.7 Tonnes Sep/16
Crude Oil Production 59 BBL/D/1K Mar/16
Terrorism Index 0.35 Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 67.6 % Dec/14
Government Budget -6.7 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Revenues 2725 GHS Million Jun/16
Credit Rating 31.25
Government Budget Value -964 GHS Million Jun/16
Government Spending 3169 GHS Million Jun/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 108 Dec/16
Leading Economic Index 3.4 % Sep/16
Consumer Last Reference
Bank Lending Rate 38.3 % Sep/16
Gasoline Prices 0.89 USD/Liter Dec/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/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 15 % Dec/16




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. 1/18/2017