Ghana Facts and Culture

  • Food and Recipes: A bowl of water is provided at the beginning of the meal, in which each person washes the hands. Food... More
  • Family: Family structures vary from one ethnic group to another. Some family groups have the chief responsibilities for the family... More
  • Fashion: Ghanaian dress is modest, neat, and generally conservative. Casual dress is the rule for most occasions, although a suit and... More
  • Visiting: Friends and relatives frequently visit and typically do not need an appointment to do so. Ghanaians work hard to... More

Ghana Facts

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Capital Accra
Government Type constitutional democracy
Currency GHC
Population 25,199,609
Total Area 92,098 Square Miles
238,533 Square Kilometers
Location Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Cote d'Ivoire and Togo
Language English (official), African languages (including Akan, Moshi-Dagomba, Ewe, and Ga)

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