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Aperçu 2023
Annual current GDP growth (%) : 3.469
GDP (USD billions) : 82.018
Population (Thousands) : 32.082 
Sociétés Cotées à Ghana Stock Exchange
Economic performance and outlook

Ghana's GDP growth is estimated at 5.0 percent in 2021, up from 0.4 percent in 2020. The low food inflation rate, which accounts for 47.7 percent of total inflation, accounts for the slowdown in inflation from 9.9 percent in 2020 to 10.0 percent in 2021. The current account deficit is estimated to narrow to 2.1 percent of GDP in 2021 from 3.1 percent of GDP in 2020. Foreign exchange reserves increase in 2021 to USD 9.7 billion, or four months of import cover. The depreciation of the Ghanaian cedi against the dollar increased in 2021, falling by 4.1 percent compared to 3.9 percent in 2020. (Download detailed Analysis Source : Report African Economic Outlook 2022 ; AfDB)

Financial markets

At the end of 2017, the banking sector of Ghana represented a total asset of $ 20 billion.

At 2017, credit distributed to businesses represents $6.4 billion and, more broadly, credit to private sector totaling $8.7 billion.

The Ghana Stock Exchange has 43 listed companies, representing, at the end of 2017, a market capitalization of $ 13 billion.

Amounts invested by private equity represents $ 12 million.

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