Ghana

Keowa Clemens

Population-25,758,108

Life expectancy at birth-65 years

Poverty rate-28%

Unemployment rate-11%

Internet users-1.297 mil

GNP-$9.9 Bil

Challenges in the future-Poverty can be worse than it already is now in the future.Climate change could effect the economy in Ghana.

Cultures-Akan 47.5%, Mole-Dagbon 16.6%, Ewe 13.9%, Ga-Dangme 7.4%, Gurma 5.7%, Guan 3.7%, Grusi 2.5%, Mande-Busanga 1.1%, other 1.6%. (As of 2010)

Languages-Asante 14.8%, Ewe 12.7%, Fante 9.9%, Boron (Brong) 4.6%, Dagomba 4.3%, Dangme 4.3%, Dagarte (Dagaba) 3.7%, Akyem 3.4%, Ga 3.4%, Akuapem 2.9%, other 36.1%

Religion-Christian 71.2% (Pentecostal/Charismatic 28.3%, Protestant 18.4%, Catholic 13.1%, other 11.4%), Muslim 17.6%, traditional 5.2%, other 0.8%, none 5.2%

Type of government-Constitutional Democracy

Sources-

"Ghana." Central Intelligence Agency. Central Intelligence Agency, n.d. Web. 05 May 2014. <https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/gh.html>.

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