Ghana Population Statistics

24, Mar 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Ghana › Change country
Economic Indicator: Population › See all Ghana indicators, › See Population data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Cedi
Currency Symbol: GHC

Source: National Statistics Office Latest actual data: IMF staff estimates Notes: Data cannot be confirmed by national sources at this time. Primary domestic currency: Ghanaian cedi Data last updated: 03/2016

Population Statistics for Ghana , Year 2015 - In Detail

Population for Ghana in year 2015 is 26.886 Million .

This makes Ghana No. 49 in world rankings according to Population in year 2015. The world's average Population value is 37.77 Million ; Ghana is 10.88 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Population for Ghana was 26.22 Million Population for Ghana in 2015 was or will be 2.56% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Population for Ghana was or will be 27.57 Million , which is 2.56% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Population for Ghana, in other Years
Year Million
  2021 31.282
  2020 30.503
  2019 29.742
  2018 29.001
  2017 28.278
  2016 27.573
2015 26.886
  2014 26.216
  2013 25.563
  2012 24.926
  2011 24.304
  2010 23.699
  2009 23.108
  2008 22.532
  2007 21.97
  2006 21.423
  2005 20.889
  2004 20.368
  2003 19.861
  2002 19.366
  2001 18.883
  2000 18.412
  1999 17.953
  1998 17.506
  1997 17.07
  1996 16.644
  1995 16.23
  1994 15.825
  1993 15.431
  1992 15.046
  1991 14.672
  1990 14.306
  1989 13.95
  1988 13.602
  1987 13.263
  1986 12.933
  1985 12.61
  1984 12.296
  1983 11.681
  1982 11.097
  1981 10.542
  1980 10.015