Republic of Ghana

(Ghana)

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  • Republic of Ghana
  • Republic of Ghana
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  • Republic of Ghana

System of governmentpresidential republic
Country codeGH, GHA
FlagRepublic of Ghana
Capital cityAccra
CurrencyGhanaian cedi (GHS)
Predominant religionProtestant Christianity
Former colonizerUnited Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population29 614 337 people
(46. place in the world)
Area239 460 km2
(80. place in the world)
Density124 people per km2
(65. place in the world)
GDP per capita4 501 USD per capita
(137. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,796
(43. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 41
(80. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,592
(139. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 57,5
(105. place in the world)
Life expectancy63 years
(162. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 43,5
(125. place in the world)
CO2 emissions18,626 Mt CO2/year
(86. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km278 t CO2/km2/year
(112. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita0,6 t CO2/per capita/year
(140. place in the world)
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