Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

Source
Population in thousands(2017): 28,833.63
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 2,046.11
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 41% |58%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit (Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.20 | 0.21
Financial Inclusion Strategies: n/a
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 24.5
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 25% | 49%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.051
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 28.70% | 20

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Jun 18, 2019
Accra, Ghana
This conference aims to provide a platform for professionals from financial institutions, market infrastructures, international corporations and…
Mar 28, 2019 | Public Agenda; All Africa
African Regional Programme Leader of Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), Dr Ade Freeman, has said about $40 million is needed to fill the…

Latest Publications

Feb 28, 2019 | M. Thom, N. Beyers, K. Rinehart et al. | DFID, FSD Africa, Cenfri
Nov 30, 2018 | R.H. Mynhardt, J. Marx | Journal of Economic and Financial Sciences
Oct 31, 2018 | N. Buehren, M. Goldstein, L. Klapper et al. | The World Bank
Jun 29, 2018 | Prime-Stat PVC LTD | CAHF
Jun 20, 2018 | M. Mattern, C. McKay | CGAP