IMPORTANT FACTS ABOUT GHANA

Ghana is one of the world's largest gold and diamond producers, and is also known to be one of the largest producer of cocoa in the world as of 2015.

Ghana's growing economic prosperity and democratic political system has made it a regional power in West Africa. It is also known to be the Gateway to West Africa as it re-exports to many land locked countries is the region like Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger etc.

  Capital: Accra

  Population: 26.7 Million ( 2015 estimate )

  Form of government: Multi party democracy

  Official language: English

  Currency: Ghanaian cedi

  Dialing code: +233

  Gross Domestic Product - GDP US$ 33 billion (2015 estimate)

  GDP growth rate: 4.9% annual change (2015 estimate)

  Total imports US$ 19.49 billion (2015 estimate)