Table

Ghana. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2017 39.15 41.614 44.776 47.229 49.643 51.226 53.862
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 8.439 6.293 7.598 5.479 5.112 3.188 5.145
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 204.61 243.005 284.096 323.714 361.034 399.433 446.313
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 47.015 51.815 57.229 61.362 65.232 69.529 74.865
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 134.025 145.768 160.184 172.183 184.355 193.771 207.674
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 522.627 583.952 634.488 685.413 727.254 779.746 828.629
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y0 1,384.465 1,434.906 1,505.447 1,548.358 1,586.95 1,596.726 1,637.034
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y0 4,307.932 4,464.884 4,684.382 4,817.905 4,937.989 4,968.407 5,093.83
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y0 7,235.587 8,379.162 9,551.877 10,612.653 11,541.155 12,450.402 13,564.934
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y0 1,662.585 1,786.652 1,924.169 2,011.687 2,085.262 2,167.242 2,275.394
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y0 4,739.518 5,026.282 5,385.717 5,644.841 5,893.253 6,039.876 6,311.914
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2017 0.105 0.108 0.112 0.114 0.116 0.115 0.117
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 1.527 1.667 1.774 1.88 1.958 2.061 2.149
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 13.577 13.769 14.7 15.049 17.387 17.406 17.607
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 9.044 9.71 10.703 11.187 13.607 13.718 14.016
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 199.323 218.204 235.66 254.513 272.329 288.669 305.989
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 12.372 9.472 8 8 7 6 6
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 207.152 223.724 241.622 260.952 276.609 293.205 310.798
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 11.821 8 8 8 6 6 6
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 9.038 4.96 6.145 5.613 6.351 6.379 6.334
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 -1.105 4.516 8.865 5.165 5.419 7.508 6.709
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 31.044 -0.805 7.536 4.661 2.147 -6.884 1.726
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 31.044 -0.805 7.536 4.661 2.147 -6.884 1.726
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y0 28.278 29.001 29.742 30.503 31.282 32.082 32.902
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 35.782 42.737 50.589 57.051 62.897 68.557 76.074
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 17.488 17.587 17.807 17.624 17.421 17.164 17.045
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 46.206 57.299 61.538 69.86 78.145 85.922 93.47
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 22.582 23.579 21.661 21.581 21.645 21.511 20.943
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -10.423 -14.562 -10.949 -12.809 -15.248 -17.365 -17.396
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -5.094 -5.993 -3.854 -3.957 -4.223 -4.347 -3.898
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 3.149 1.405 7.505 8.06 7.453 7.32 6.372
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 1.539 0.578 2.642 2.49 2.064 1.832 1.428
39 General government net debt National currency Billions Y2017 133.553 156.583 173.791 192.654 212.271 232.578 253.243
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP Y2017 65.272 64.436 61.173 59.514 58.795 58.227 56.741
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 146.986 173.005 190.655 209.964 229.737 250.163 270.911
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 71.837 71.194 67.11 64.861 63.633 62.63 60.7
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 204.61 243.005 284.096 323.714 361.034 399.433 446.313
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -2.131 -2.103 -2.287 -2.37 -2.465 -2.564 -2.688
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 -4.533 -4.059 -3.997 -3.862 -3.78 -3.688 -3.591