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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2010-09-26
Population
Census
2021-06-27
Greater AccraRegion4,010,0545,455,692
Ablekuma Central Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District233,220169,145
Ablekuma North Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District184,731159,208
Ablekuma West Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District59,708153,490
Accra Metropolitan (incl. Ablekuma Municipal, Ashiedu Municipal, Okaikoi Municipal)Metropolitan Area440,946284,124
Ada EastDistrict71,67176,411
Ada WestDistrict59,12476,087
Adenta MunicipalMunicipal District78,215237,546
Ashaiman MunicipalMunicipal District190,972208,060
Ayawaso Central Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District142,32294,831
Ayawaso East Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District83,72153,004
Ayawaso North Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District99,77763,386
Ayawaso West Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District70,66775,303
Ga Central MunicipalMunicipal District117,220332,232
Ga East MunicipalMunicipal District147,742283,379
Ga North Municipal (← Ga West Municipal)Municipal District103,965235,292
Ga South MunicipalMunicipal District234,191350,121
Ga West MunicipalMunicipal District101,386314,299
Korle-Klottey Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District121,72368,633
Kpone Katamanso MunicipalMunicipal District109,864417,334
Krowor MunicipalMunicipal District102,059143,012
La Dade-Kotopon MunicipalMunicipal District183,528140,264
La Nkwantanang Madina MunicipalMunicipal District111,926244,676
Ledzokuku MunicipalMunicipal District125,873217,304
Ningo PrampramDistrict70,923204,673
Okaikwei North Municipal (← Accra Metropolitan)Municipal District228,271160,446
Shai OsudokuDistrict51,913105,610
Tema Metropolitan (incl. Tema Central Municipal, Tema East Municipal)Metropolitan District168,932177,924
Tema West Municipal (← Tema Metropolitan)Municipal District123,841196,224
Weija-Gbawe Municipal (← Ga South Municipal)Municipal District191,623213,674
GhanaRepublic24,658,82330,832,019

Source: Ghana Statistical Service (web).

Explanation: Area figures of districts are derived from geospatial data.


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2021)
Males2,679,063
Females2,776,629
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-14 years1,637,592
15-64 years3,627,065
65+ years191,035
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years1,116,176
10-19 years1,004,053
20-29 years1,090,213
30-39 years994,776
40-49 years610,158
50-59 years332,608
60-69 years192,063
70-79 years80,046
80+ years35,599
Urbanization (C 2021)
Rural454,551
Urban5,001,141
Literacy (A11+) (C 2021)
yes3,738,929
no476,969
Ethnic Group (C 2021)
Akan2,201,688
Ga-Dangme1,316,003
Ewe1,083,251
Guan83,183
Gurma98,350
Mole-Dagbani307,960
Grusi65,202
Mandé55,464
Other Ethnic Group143,273

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