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GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

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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% poorest households (with IWI value under 35)

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 76.2 75.0 73.8 72.6 71.3 70.1 68.9 67.7 66.4 63.0 59.5 56.0 49.1 42.3 39.5 36.6 33.8 30.1 26.4 22.6 18.9 15.2 11.5
Urban 41.9 41.5 41.2 40.8 40.4 40.1 39.7 39.3 39.0 35.2 31.4 27.6 22.1 16.6 15.9 15.3 14.6 12.8 11.0 9.17 7.35 5.53 3.71
Rural 90.0 90.0 89.9 89.9 89.9 89.8 89.8 89.7 89.7 86.3 83.0 79.6 72.7 65.8 62.5 59.1 55.8 50.2 44.6 39.1 33.5 27.9 22.4
Poor 85.2 84.9 84.6 84.2 83.9 83.6 83.3 83.0 82.7 80.4 78.1 75.8 71.1 66.3 63.6 60.9 58.2 54.9 51.5 48.2 44.9 41.5 38.2
Nonpoor 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Lowest 25% 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 99.9 99.8 99.6 97.8 96.0 92.4 88.8 85.2 78.3 71.4 64.4 57.5 50.6 43.6
Second 25% 99.9 99.9 99.9 99.9 99.7 99.5 99.3 99.1 98.9 95.1 91.3 87.6 75.9 64.2 58.1 52.0 45.9 38.9 31.9 24.9 17.8 10.8 3.82
Third 25% 97.7 93.4 89.1 84.8 80.5 76.2 71.9 67.6 63.3 54.4 45.4 36.5 22.7 9.01 7.40 5.79 4.18 3.21 2.25 1.28 0.86 0.43 0.01
Highest 25% 6.64 6.23 5.83 5.42 5.01 4.61 4.20 3.80 3.39 2.37 1.35 0.33 0.17 0.00 0.01 0.02 0.03 0.02 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.01
Ashanti 72.1 70.5 69.0 67.4 65.8 64.2 62.6 61.0 59.5 55.1 50.8 46.5 38.6 30.8 29.5 28.1 26.8 23.8 20.7 17.7 14.6 11.5 8.49
Brong Ahafo 90.1 88.2 86.4 84.5 82.6 80.7 78.8 77.0 75.1 71.3 67.5 63.7 57.9 52.1 48.9 45.8 42.7 39.3 36.0 32.7 29.4 26.1 22.7
Central 81.7 81.1 80.5 79.9 79.3 78.7 78.1 77.5 76.9 74.3 71.8 69.3 58.4 47.5 43.8 40.1 36.4 31.8 27.3 22.7 18.2 13.6 9.03
Eastern 77.7 76.8 75.9 75.0 74.1 73.2 72.3 71.4 70.5 68.7 67.0 65.3 57.2 49.1 44.4 39.8 35.1 33.2 31.3 29.5 27.6 25.7 23.8
Greater Accra 30.2 30.1 29.9 29.8 29.7 29.5 29.4 29.3 29.1 24.6 20.0 15.5 12.3 9.14 8.62 8.09 7.57 6.90 6.22 5.55 4.88 4.20 3.53
Northern 93.8 92.5 91.1 89.8 88.5 87.1 85.8 84.5 83.1 80.9 78.6 76.3 72.9 69.4 65.0 60.6 56.2 50.5 44.8 39.1 33.4 27.7 22.0
Upper East 89.6 89.5 89.4 89.4 89.3 89.2 89.1 89.1 89.0 87.3 85.5 83.8 80.9 78.1 77.0 75.8 74.7 68.1 61.5 54.9 48.3 41.7 35.1
Upper West 98.0 96.4 94.8 93.3 91.7 90.1 88.5 86.9 85.3 86.0 86.7 87.4 77.2 67.1 65.3 63.5 61.8 56.5 51.3 46.1 40.9 35.7 30.5
Volta 97.0 94.8 92.6 90.4 88.2 85.9 83.7 81.5 79.3 77.2 75.1 73.0 63.3 53.7 52.3 51.0 49.6 44.6 39.5 34.4 29.4 24.3 19.3
Western 86.2 84.4 82.6 80.8 79.0 77.2 75.4 73.7 71.9 66.9 61.9 56.9 50.7 44.5 43.1 41.8 40.4 32.3 24.2 16.1 10.7 5.36 0.01