Ghana

Summary

Form of Government
Presidential system
Unitary state
Constitutional republic
Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Contained by
Area
238,535 km² (92099 mi²)
Population
GDP (nominal)
5,309,158,304 (2001, US$)
3,189,542,912 (1977, US$)
32174576820.0 (2010, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
1500.0 (2008, US$)
 

Country

ISO Short Name
GHANA
FIPS Code
GH
National anthem
God Bless Our Homeland Ghana
Calling Code
233
Administrative Divisions
Internet TLD
gh
Languages spoken
Dagaare language
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Ghana (1966-02-28)
 

Filming location

Featured In Films
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
Ghanaian
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
gh
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Countries

Continent
 

Dated location

Date founded
1957-03-06
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 509.97, 512.9)
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 543, 543.9)
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government positions
Government bodies
Governing officials
President of Ghana (John Kufuor, 2001-01-07, 2009-01-07)
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
no
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Ghanaian
 

Location

Time zone(s)
People born here
Geolocation
-0.906 × 7.44899884259
Contains
Adjectival form
Ghanaian
Events
Adjoins
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
All People's Republican Party
 

Sport Country

Multi-event tournaments participated in
 

Film subject

Films On This Subject
 

Newspaper circulation area

Newspapers
 

Olympic participating country

Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
GHA
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
0.618 (1991)
0.476 (1988)
0.423 (1989)
Fertility rate
6.862 (1963)
6.749 (1960)
6.789 (1961)
GDP growth rate
4.109 (1962)
4.406 (1963)
3.43 (1961)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1990)
0 (1995)
0.006 (1996)
Life expectancy
52.432 (1978)
52.786 (1979)
53.11 (1980)
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