Ghana is located in the Northern Africa region at latitude 7.946527 and longitude -1.023194 and is part of the African continent.
The DMS coordinates for the center of the country are:
- 7° 56' 47.50'' N
- 1° 1' 23.50'' W
You can see the location of Ghana on the world map below:
Ghana Neighboring Countries
The neighboring countries of Ghana (GH) are:
- Burkina Faso (BF)
- Cote d’Ivoire (CI)
- Togo (TG)
Ghana bordres with the Gulf of Guinea.
Ghana Related Content
Ghana Key Facts
|Country Codes||Alpha 2: GH|
Alpha 3: GHA
|Country Flag Emoji||🇬🇭|
|Int. Phone Prefix||+233|
|Country Area||238,533 sq km|
World Rank: 47
|Major languages||Asante 16%, Ewe 14%, Fante 11.6%, Boron (Brong) 4.9%, Dagomba 4.4%, Dangme 4.2%, Dagarte (Dagaba) 3.9%, Kokomba 3.5%, Akyem 3.2%, Ga 3.1%, other 31.2% (2010 est.)|
|UTC/GMT Time||Number of time zones: 1|
|Biggest Airport||Kotoka International Airport (ACC)|
|Average temperature||27.20 °C|
|Administrative Divisions||16 regions|
|Political system||Presidential representative democratic republic|
Ghana Economy Facts
|World Bank Income Group||Lower middle income|
|World Bank Region||Sub-Saharan Africa|
|Currency||Ghana Cedi (GHC)|
|GDP in 2020||$70 (billions of USD)|
World Rank: 71
|GDP per capita in 2020||$2,254|
World Rank: 142
|Major Industries / Economic Sectors||Agriculture, manufacturing, energy, services|
|Top 5 Import Countries||China, United States, Netherlands, India, Germany|
|Top 5 Export Countries||United Kingdom, China, United States, Netherlands, Belgium|
Biggest Cities in Ghana
Here are the largest cities in Ghana based on 2021 data:
Map of Ghana with the Largest Cities
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