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Ghana Facts

POPULATION:

24,965,800

SIZE:

238,533 sq km

GDP (USD):

$39.2 billion

AVERAGE INCOME:

$1,320

LEADING CAUSES OF DEATH:

- Diarrheal Disease
- Stroke
- Coronary Heart Disease
- HIV/AIDS
- Influenza and Pneumonia

INFANT MORTALITY:

50 deaths/1,000 live births

AVERAGE LIFE SPAN:

Male: 57 
Female: 64

 


Source: WHO, World Bank, World Health Rankings