### Highlights of Analysis:

- Ghana Population is
**increasing** - Ghana Population Density is
**increasing** - Ghana Life Expectancy is
**increasing** - Ghana Fertility Rate is
**decreasing**

Ghana Population Analysis | Year 2010 | Year 2020 | Year 2030 |
---|---|---|---|

Ghana Population (in million) | 24.51 | 30.73 | 37.29 |

Ghana Global Rank | 48th | 48th | 43rd |

Ghana Global Population Share | 0.35% | 0.39% | 0.43% |

Ghana Global Population Density | 103.91 | 126.27 | 148.97 |

Ghana Global Population Density Rank | 116th | 118th | 120th |

Ghana Average Life Expectancy | 60.92 | 63.87 | 66.34 |

Ghana Average Life Expectancy Global Rank | 167th | 173rd | 174th |

Ghana Fertility Rate | 4.27 | 3.75 | 3.31 |

Ghana Fertility Rate Global Rank | 45th | 39th | 36th |

### What is the Population trend of Ghana ?

- Every year Ghana population is expected to increase by 580472 people.
- Ghana population overall trend is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years and expected to be in Decreasing trend for next 100 years.
- Ghana will see more birth rate than death rate for next 100 years.
- Ghana Global Population Rank for next 50 years is expected to be in Range of 48th-40th.

### What is the Population growth rate of Ghana ?

- Ghana population average growth rate for next 50 years is increasing at Rate of 1.55%.
- Overall population growth rate of Ghana is expected to be decreasing.

### What percentage of worlds population lives in Ghana ?

- Ghana contributes 0.48% of world's total population.

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population & Global Rank

Year | Count(in Millions) | Global Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 24.51 Million | 48th |

2020 | 30.73 Million | 48th |

2030 | 37.29 Million | 43rd |

2040 | 44.22 Million | 41st |

2050 | 51.26 Million | 40th |

2060 | 57.89 Million | 38th |

2070 | 63.94 Million | 35th |

2080 | 69.25 Million | 37th |

2090 | 73.54 Million | 36th |

2100 | 76.75 Million | 34th |

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Growth Rate

Year | Count(in Millions) | Growth Rate |
---|---|---|

2010 | 24.51 Million | 2.54% |

2020 | 30.73 Million | 2.09% |

2030 | 37.29 Million | 1.77% |

2040 | 44.22 Million | 1.56% |

2050 | 51.26 Million | 1.3% |

2060 | 57.89 Million | 1.04% |

2070 | 63.94 Million | 0.85% |

2080 | 69.25 Million | 0.65% |

2090 | 73.54 Million | 0.47% |

2100 | 76.75 Million | 0.33% |

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Share in world

Year | Count(in Millions) | Share |
---|---|---|

2010 | 24.51 Million | 0.35% |

2020 | 30.73 Million | 0.39% |

2030 | 37.29 Million | 0.43% |

2040 | 44.22 Million | 0.48% |

2050 | 51.26 Million | 0.52% |

2060 | 57.89 Million | 0.56% |

2070 | 63.94 Million | 0.6% |

2080 | 69.25 Million | 0.63% |

2090 | 73.54 Million | 0.66% |

2100 | 76.75 Million | 0.68% |

## Ghana Population Density

### What is the Population Density of Ghana ?

- Ghana population density is 168.96 per sq. km and is expected to be Decreasing for next 50 years.
- Ghana Ranks in range of 118th-126th in term of population density around the world.
- As per trend, their will be decrease in population density of Ghana.

#### Table : Past and Expected Future Population Density (people per sq. km.)

Year | Population Density | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 103.91 | 116th |

2020 | 126.27 | 118th |

2030 | 148.97 | 120th |

2040 | 171.52 | 122nd |

2050 | 193.09 | 124th |

2060 | 204.97 | 126th |

2070 | 211.75 | 128th |

2080 | 212.89 | 130th |

2090 | 208.28 | 132nd |

2100 | 198.27 | 134th |

## Ghana Average Life Expectancy

### What is the Average Life Expectancy in Ghana ?

- Average Life Expectancy in Ghana is 63.875 and is expected to Increase in upcoming next 50 years.
- Life Expectancy is below average when compared to global average (Currently Hong Kong Ranks 1st for Life Expectancy of 85 years).
- Ghana ranks 173rd in terms of average life expectancy around the world.

#### Table : Past and Expected Average Life Expectancy (Age) (Source)

Year | Average Life Expectancy | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 60.92 | 167th |

2020 | 63.87 | 173rd |

2030 | 66.34 | 174th |

2040 | 68.31 | 175th |

2050 | 69.96 | 177th |

2060 | 71.35 | 178th |

2070 | 72.63 | 180th |

2080 | 73.87 | 180th |

2090 | 75.11 | 180th |

2100 | 0 |

## Ghana Average Fertility Rate

### What is the Average Fertility Rate of Ghana ?

- In Ghana, Women gives birth to 3.759 (average) children every year and this fertility rate is expected to be in decreasing trend.
- Ghana rank is in range of 39th-35th in term of average fertility rate around the world.

#### Table : Past and Expected Average Fertility Rate

Year | Average Fertility Rate | Rank |
---|---|---|

2010 | 4.27 | 45th |

2020 | 3.75 | 39th |

2030 | 3.31 | 36th |

2040 | 2.98 | 36th |

2050 | 2.73 | 35th |

2060 | 2.52 | 35th |

2070 | 2.34 | 34th |

2080 | 2.19 | 33rd |

2090 | 2.07 | 32nd |

2100 | 1.99 | 32nd |

#### Conclusion of Analysis :

In 1950, Ghana population was 4980875 and this continuously increasing at growth rate of average 0.02%.Currently Ghana population is around 24512104 and by year 2030 its expected to be 37294019 .Ghana ranks 48th when compared to other countries population. Average Life Expectancy of Ghana in 2010 was 60.924, in 2020 its 63.875 and by 2050 it will be 69.965.As mentioned in Highlight's Ghana population is increasing, population density is increasing, average life expectancy is increasing and average fertility rate is decreasing.

#### Reference (Source) :

- https://population.un.org/wpp/
- https://population.un.org/wpp/DataSources/
- https://www.wikipedia.org/