Ghana | Economic Indicators


Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Dec/16
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 13 % Apr/17
Interest Rate 22.5 % May/17
Balance of Trade 46.9 USD Million Dec/16
Government Debt to GDP 73.9 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 4.35 May/17
Stock Market 1924 points May/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.1 % Dec/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.1 % Dec/16
GDP 37.54 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 9004 GHS Million Dec/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 23010 GHS Million Dec/16
GDP per capita 1697 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 3955 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 7790 GHS Million Dec/16
GDP From Construction 3037 GHS Million Dec/16
GDP From Manufacturing 2452 Dec/16
GDP From Mining 2375 GHS Million Dec/16
GDP From Services 18747 GHS Million Dec/16
GDP From Transport 3838 GHS Million Dec/16
GDP From Utilities 308 GHS Million Dec/16
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 5.2 % Dec/13
Job Vacancies 1577 Jun/13
Population 27.41 Million Dec/15
Living Wage Family 1407 GHS/Month Dec/16
Living Wage Individual 748 GHS/Month Dec/16
Wages High Skilled 1830 GHS/Month Jun/16
Wages Low Skilled 534 GHS/Month Jun/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 13 % Apr/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 197 Index Points Apr/17
Producer Prices 552 Index Points Apr/17
Food Inflation 6.7 % Apr/17
Inflation Rate Mom 1.6 % Apr/17
Producer Prices Change 4.8 % Apr/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 22.5 % May/17
Banks Balance Sheet 74035 GHS Million Oct/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 6248 USD Million Feb/17
Deposit Interest Rate 13.3 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 55030 GHS Million Feb/17
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 46.9 USD Million Dec/16
Exports 3126 USD Million Dec/16
Imports 3325 USD Million Sep/16
Current Account -638 USD Million Sep/16
Current Account to GDP -7.5 % Dec/15
Capital Flows 2325 USD Million Dec/16
Gold Reserves 8.7 Tonnes Sep/16
Crude Oil Production 145 BBL/D/1K Dec/16
Terrorism Index 0.35 Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 73.9 % Dec/16
Government Budget -8.7 % of GDP Dec/16
Government Revenues 3708 GHS Million Dec/16
Credit Rating 31.25
Government Budget Value -971 GHS Million Dec/16
Government Spending 8421 GHS Million Dec/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 43 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 70 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 108 Dec/16
Leading Economic Index -1.8 % Nov/16
Consumer Last Reference
Bank Lending Rate 38.3 % Feb/17
Gasoline Prices 0.94 USD/Liter Apr/17
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.