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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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Vital Statistics of Ghana

Population growth rate Population growth rate is the average annual percent change in the population, resulting from a surplus (or deficit) of births over deaths and the balance of migrants entering and leaving a country. The rate may be positive or negative.2011 est.1.8 % per year map
Birth rate Birth rate is the average annual number of births during a year per 1,000 persons in the population at midyear; also known as crude birth rate.2011 est.27.55 births/1,000 population map
   Birth rate, boys 2011 est.13.98 births/1000 population map
   Birth rate, girls 2011 est.13.57 births/1000 population map
Death rate Death rate is the average annual number of deaths during a year per 1,000 population at midyear; also known as crude death rate.2011 est.8.8 deaths/1,000 population map
Net migration rate Net migration rate is the difference between the number of persons entering and leaving a country during the year2011 est.-0.6 migrants/1000 population map
Total fertility rate Total fertility rate is the average number of children that would be born to a woman over her lifetime if she were to experience the exact current age-specific fertility rates through her lifetime, and she were to survive from birth through the end of her reproductive life. It is a synthetic measure that provides a good picture of how many children women are currently having. In other words it is the average number of children per woman.2011 est.3.48 children born/woman map
Infant mortality rate Infant mortality rate shows the number of deaths of infants under one year old in a given year per 1000 live births in the same year.2011 est.48.55 deaths/1000 live births map
   Infant mortality rate, boys 2011 est.51.99 deaths/1000 live births map
   Infant mortality rate, girls 2011 est.45.01 deaths/1000 live births map
See also:
 Vital Statistics of Africa
 Vital Statistics of the world