Geopolitical map of Ghana

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CapitalPopulationArea
Accra 24,339,838 239,460
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
GH +233 20:01:58 Africa/Accra
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3 countries share a border with Ghana

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Some data about Ghana

Ghana is a country of 24,339,838 inhabitants, with an area of ‚Äč239,460 km2, its capital is Accra and its time zone is "Africa/Accra". Its ISO code is "GH" in 2 positions and "GHA" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Ghana, you must dial your telephone code, which is 233. The currency used in Ghana is the "Cedi" (GHS).

The administrative subdivision of Ghana (administrative division) is made up of 10 Regions (level 1) and 170 Districts (level 2). Ghana has 11 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 2 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Ghana with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Ghana to access a zoom level and finer details.

Ghana shares borders with Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast and Togo.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Ghana

Number of cities by importance (population) in Ghana. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
11 5 2 2
20.7 % 17.4 % 14.1 % 14.1 %
  • The 11 most important cities represent 20.7% of the entire population
  • The 5 most important cities represent 17.4% of the entire population
  • The 2 most important cities represent 14.1% of the entire population
  • The 2 most important cities represent 14.1% of the entire population

Administrative division of Ghana

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
10 Regions1
170 Districts2

List of first-order administrative division in Ghana

  • Ashanti Region
  • Brong-Ahafo Region
  • Central Region
  • Eastern Region
  • Greater Accra Region
  • Northern Region
  • Upper East Region
  • Upper West Region
  • Volta Region
  • Western Region

List of major cities of Ghana

  • Accra1 963 264 inhabitants
  • Kumasi1 468 609 inhabitants
  • Tamale360 579 inhabitants
  • Takoradi232 919 inhabitants
  • Atsiaman202 932 inhabitants
  • Tema155 782 inhabitants
  • Teshi Old Town144 013 inhabitants
  • Cape Coast143 015 inhabitants
  • Sekondi-Takoradi138 872 inhabitants
  • Obuase137 856 inhabitants
  • Medina Estates101 207 inhabitants
  • Koforidua96 266 inhabitants
  • Japekrom96 000 inhabitants
  • Wa78 107 inhabitants
  • Ejura70 807 inhabitants
  • Nungua70 483 inhabitants
  • Sunyani70 299 inhabitants
  • Ho69 998 inhabitants
  • Techiman69 720 inhabitants
  • Aflao66 546 inhabitants
  • Berekum62 364 inhabitants
  • Nkawkaw61 785 inhabitants
  • Akim Oda60 604 inhabitants
  • Bawku56 830 inhabitants
  • Hohoe56 202 inhabitants
  • Bolgatanga54 430 inhabitants
  • Tafo50 457 inhabitants
  • Swedru50 293 inhabitants
  • Suhum49 398 inhabitants
  • Dome47 260 inhabitants
  • Kintampo47 185 inhabitants
  • Gbawe44 645 inhabitants
  • Nsawam44 522 inhabitants
  • Winneba44 254 inhabitants
  • Kasoa44 227 inhabitants
  • Yendi42 972 inhabitants
  • Mampong42 037 inhabitants
  • Konongo41 238 inhabitants
  • Asamankese39 435 inhabitants
  • Prestea35 155 inhabitants