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Ghana

Rebublic of Ghana Accra 31.1 a million inhabitants

About Ghana

The Rebublic of Ghana is a 238533 km² West African state on the Gulf of Guinea, known for its diverse wildlife and secluded sandy beaches. The seat of government is in Accra, the system of government is a federal presidential constitutional republic. In Ghana live 31.1 people (as of 2020), most of whom belong to the ethnic group "Akans".

The official national currency is the "Ghanaian cedi" (GHS). The most commonly spoken languages (official languages) are English, Ahanta, Akuapem Twi and Asante Twi. The vast majority of the population professes Christianity.

Ghana is home to several national parks, game reserves and nature reserves such as the Bia, Bui or the Digya. The fauna of Ghana is extremely rich in species. In addition to tropical bird species, which are native to the rainforest, the bird life is complemented by a variety of migratory birds and, in the Volta Delta, by various water bird species. In addition, Ghana is home to numerous mammal species and reptiles.

General information
Ghana
  • 7Nationalparks
  • 0Private reserves
  • 0Nature reserves
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Official Name

Rebublic of Ghana

Capital

Accra

Form of government

federal presidential constitutional republic

Area

238533 km2

Population

31.1 millions

Religion

Christianity

Travel information

Ghana

  • Kotoka International Airport
  • Kumasi Airport
  • Sunyani Airport
  • Takoradi Airport
  • Tamale Airport
General information
Ghana
  • 7Nationalparks
  • 0Private reserves
  • 0Nature reserves
Map Ghana
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Ghana National Park

Kakum

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Mole

Ghana National Park

Bui

Ghana Private Game Reserve

Boabeng-Fiemah Monkey Sanctuary

Ghana National Park

Nini Suhien

Ghana National Park

Digya

Ghana National Park

Bia

Ghana National Park

Kyabobo

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Wechiau hippo sanctuary

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