Global Data Lab

Institute for Management Research
Radboud University

GDL Area Database (3.6.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

126 indicators, 128 countries, 1337 sub-national regions
35.9 million persons, 8.1 million households
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Blue numbers are estimated

% poor households (with IWI value under 70)

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 96.9 96.4 96.0 95.6 95.2 94.7 94.3 93.9 93.4 92.4 91.4 90.4 89.0 87.6 86.8 86.1 85.3 84.0 82.7 81.4 80.1 78.8 77.5
Urban 89.9 89.5 89.1 88.7 88.3 88.0 87.6 87.2 86.8 85.1 83.4 81.7 79.2 76.8 76.2 75.6 75.1 73.4 71.8 70.1 68.5 66.8 65.2
Rural 99.4 99.4 99.4 99.3 99.3 99.2 99.2 99.1 99.1 98.6 98.2 97.7 97.6 97.5 97.3 97.2 97.0 96.4 95.8 95.2 94.5 93.9 93.3
Poor 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Nonpoor 69.0 68.7 68.4 68.1 67.8 67.5 67.2 66.8 66.5 65.5 64.4 63.3 64.5 65.7 65.5 65.2 65.0 65.0 65.0 64.9 64.9 64.9 64.9
Lowest 25% 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 99.9 99.7 99.6 99.4 99.3 99.1
Second 25% 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 99.9 99.7 99.6 99.0 98.5 97.9 97.3 96.8 96.2
Third 25% 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 99.6 99.2 98.8 98.4 98.0 96.9 95.8 94.7 92.0 89.4 86.7 84.1 81.4 78.8
Highest 25% 87.4 85.7 84.0 82.3 80.6 78.8 77.1 75.4 73.7 70.1 66.5 62.9 57.6 52.3 50.5 48.8 47.0 45.2 43.3 41.5 39.6 37.7 35.9
Ashanti 97.3 97.0 96.7 96.4 96.1 95.8 95.5 95.2 94.9 93.6 92.3 91.0 88.2 85.3 84.8 84.3 83.7 81.3 79.0 76.6 74.2 71.8 69.4
Brong Ahafo 99.9 99.8 99.7 99.6 99.1 98.6 98.1 97.6 97.1 96.7 96.3 96.0 96.1 96.2 94.8 93.4 92.0 91.9 91.7 91.5 91.4 91.2 91.1
Central 99.0 98.8 98.5 98.3 98.1 97.9 97.7 97.5 97.3 96.3 95.2 94.1 93.0 91.8 91.8 91.8 91.8 89.7 87.5 85.3 83.1 80.9 78.8
Eastern 98.6 98.2 97.8 97.4 97.0 96.6 96.2 95.8 95.4 95.4 95.3 95.3 95.0 94.8 93.1 91.5 89.8 89.5 89.2 88.9 88.6 88.3 88.0
Greater Accra 84.9 83.6 82.3 81.1 79.8 78.5 77.2 76.0 74.7 73.3 71.9 70.5 68.3 66.1 66.1 66.2 66.3 64.5 62.8 61.0 59.2 57.5 55.7
Northern 99.2 99.1 99.1 99.0 98.9 98.9 98.8 98.7 98.7 97.5 96.3 95.1 95.9 96.6 95.6 94.5 93.5 94.3 95.2 96.1 96.9 97.8 98.6
Upper East 97.4 97.3 97.3 97.3 97.3 97.3 97.3 97.3 97.2 97.5 97.7 98.0 95.9 93.8 94.6 95.4 96.2 95.8 95.4 95.0 94.5 94.1 93.7
Upper West 99.9 99.9 100.0 100 99.9 99.9 99.8 99.7 99.7 98.0 96.3 94.6 95.8 96.9 96.2 95.5 94.7 94.2 93.8 93.3 92.8 92.3 91.8
Volta 99.9 99.9 100.0 100 99.8 99.5 99.3 99.1 98.8 98.0 97.1 96.3 96.4 96.6 96.3 96.1 95.8 94.7 93.5 92.4 91.2 90.0 88.9
Western 98.8 98.4 97.9 97.5 97.0 96.6 96.1 95.7 95.3 95.1 95.0 94.8 91.1 87.4 87.6 87.7 87.9 87.3 86.8 86.2 85.6 85.0 84.5