Where is Ghana?

Ghana is located in the Sub-Saharan 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 are:

  • Burkina Faso
  • Cote d’Ivoire
  • Togo
Pin pointing out Ghana on the map of Africa

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Ghana Key Facts

Indicator Ghana
Coordinates 7.946527, -1.023194
Country code alpha-2 GH
Country code alpha-3 GHA
Int. Phone Prefix +233
Capital city Accra
Continent Africa
World Bank Region Sub-Saharan Africa
Country area in sq km 238,533
Population 2021 31,732,128
Median Age 20.4
Life expectancy 63.8
World Bank income group Lower middle income
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.)
Currency Ghana Cedi (GHC)
GDP in 2020 70.0 billion
GDP per capita in 2020 $2,254
UTC/GMT Time UTC±00:00 Number of time zones: 1
Internet TLD .gh
Biggest Airport Kotoka International Airport (ACC)
Average temperature (in Celsius) 27.2
Administrative Divisions 16 regions