Global Data Lab

Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.7.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
36.8 million persons, 8.3 million households
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% households cooking on wood, straw, grass, dung etc

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Ghana (Africa)
Total 91.8 91.0 90.2 89.4 88.6 87.8 87.0 86.2 85.4 83.4 81.3 79.3 77.2 75.2 73.1 71.1 69.0 66.9
Urban 83.7 82.4 81.1 79.8 78.5 77.2 75.9 74.6 73.3 70.8 68.4 66.0 63.5 61.1 58.7 56.3 53.8 51.4
Rural 98.4 98.1 97.9 97.6 97.4 97.1 96.9 96.6 96.4 95.4 94.4 93.4 92.4 91.3 90.3 89.3 88.3 87.3
Poor 95.8 96.1 96.3 96.6 96.9 97.2 97.5 97.7 98.0 97.5 96.9 96.4 95.8 95.3 94.7 94.2 93.6 93.1
Nonpoor 58.1 58.7 59.4 60.0 60.7 61.3 62.0 62.6 63.3 61.7 60.2 58.6 57.1 55.5 53.9 52.4 50.8 49.3
Lowest 25% 99.8 99.8 99.8 99.9 99.9 99.9 99.9 100.0 100.0 99.9 99.9 99.8 99.8 99.7 99.6 99.6 99.5 99.5
Second 25% 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 99.6 98.9 98.3 97.6 96.9 96.3 95.6 94.9 94.3 93.6
Third 25% 95.1 95.0 94.9 94.7 94.6 94.5 94.3 94.2 94.1 90.7 87.3 83.9 80.6 77.2 73.8 70.4 67.0 63.7
Highest 25% 72.6 69.6 66.5 63.5 60.4 57.4 54.3 51.3 48.3 44.0 39.8 35.6 31.4 27.2 23.0 18.8 14.6 10.4
Ashanti 95.2 93.9 92.7 91.4 90.1 88.8 87.6 86.3 85.0 82.5 79.9 77.4 74.9 72.3 69.8 67.3 64.7 62.2
Brong Ahafo 95.1 95.3 95.6 95.8 96.0 96.3 96.5 96.7 97.0 95.2 93.5 91.8 90.0 88.3 86.6 84.9 83.1 81.4
Central 97.7 97.0 96.2 95.5 94.8 94.1 93.3 92.6 91.9 89.5 87.0 84.6 82.2 79.7 77.3 74.9 72.5 70.0
Eastern 87.9 88.6 89.2 89.8 90.4 91.0 91.7 92.3 92.9 91.3 89.8 88.2 86.6 85.0 83.4 81.8 80.3 78.7
Greater Accra 67.3 66.0 64.6 63.2 61.8 60.5 59.1 57.7 56.3 54.5 52.6 50.8 48.9 47.1 45.3 43.4 41.6 39.7
Northern 98.7 98.4 98.1 97.8 97.5 97.2 96.9 96.6 96.3 96.3 96.4 96.4 96.5 96.5 96.6 96.6 96.7 96.7
Upper East 99.9 99.8 99.7 99.7 98.8 98.0 97.2 96.4 95.5 95.2 94.8 94.5 94.1 93.8 93.5 93.1 92.8 92.4
Upper West 99.2 99.2 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.1 99.0 98.1 97.2 96.3 95.4 94.5 93.6 92.7 91.8 90.9
Volta 96.4 96.1 95.8 95.5 95.1 94.8 94.5 94.2 93.9 92.2 90.6 89.0 87.4 85.8 84.2 82.6 81.0 79.4
Western 95.0 93.8 92.5 91.2 89.9 88.7 87.4 86.1 84.9 83.0 81.1 79.2 77.3 75.5 73.6 71.7 69.8 67.9