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Ghana



General Information
Surface area238 540  km2
CapitalAccra
UN StatusUN member since 8 March 1957
CurrencyCedi
Currency codeGHS
Internet top-level domain (TLD)GH
National Statistical Office National Statistical Office of Ghana



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Land use in Ghana

   Total area 2014238 540 km2
   Density of population 2011103.9 persons per km2 map
   Total area per 1000 population 20119.6 km2 per 1000 population map
Land area 2014227 540 km2
   Land area per 1000 population 20119.2 km2 per 1000 population map
   Land area (percentage of total area) 201495.4 % of total area map
Water surface 201411 000 km2
   Water surface per 1000 population 20110.4 km2 per 1000 population map
   Water surface (percentage of total area) 20144.6 % of total area map
Agricultural land 2007148 500 km2
   Agricultural land per 1000 population 20076.0 km2 per 1000 population map
   Agricultural land (percentage of total area) 200762.3 % of total area map
   Agricultural land (percentage of land area) 200765.3 % of land area map
Arable land 200741 000 km2
   Arable land per 1000 population 20071.7 km2 per 1000 population map
   Arable land (percentage of total area) 200717.2 % of total area map
   Arable land (percentage of land area) 200718.0 % of land area map
   Arable land (percentage of agricultural land) 200727.6 % of agricultural area map
Permanent crops 200724 000 km2
   Permanent crops per 1000 population 20071.0 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent crops (percentage of total area) 200710.1 % of total area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of land area) 200710.5 % of land area map
   Permanent crops (percentage of agricultural land) 200716.2 % of agricultural area map
Permanent meadows and pastures 200783 500 km2
   Permanent meadows and pastures per 1000 population 20073.4 km2 per 1000 population map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of total area) 200735.0 % of total area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of land area) 200736.7 % of land area map
   Permanent meadows and pastures (percentage of agricultural land) 200756.2 % of agricultural area map
Forest area 200752 862 km2
   Forest area per 1000 population 20072.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Forest area (percentage of total area) 200722.2 % of total area map
   Forest area (percentage of land area) 200723.2 % of land area map
Other land 200726 178 km2
   Other land per 1000 population 20071.1 km2 per 1000 population map
   Other land (percentage of total area) 200711.0 % of total area map
   Other land (percentage of land area) 200711.5 % of land area map
See also:
 Land use of Africa
 Land use of the world