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North East

Region in Ghana

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2010-09-26
Population
Census
2021-06-27
North East (← Northern)Region465,005658,946
Bunkpurugu-NyakpanduriDistrict69,78682,384
ChereponiDistrict53,39487,176
East Mamprusi MunicipalMunicipal District121,009188,006
Mamprugu MoagduriDistrict46,89468,746
West Mamprusi MunicipalMunicipal District121,117175,755
Yunyoo-NasuanDistrict52,80556,879
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)
Males322,149
Females336,797
Age Groups (C 2021)
0-14 years296,448
15-64 years338,678
65+ years23,820
Age Distribution (C 2021)
0-9 years215,230
10-19 years154,250
20-29 years114,744
30-39 years73,484
40-49 years44,090
50-59 years23,757
60-69 years15,239
70-79 years11,031
80+ years7,121
Urbanization (C 2021)
Rural444,000
Urban214,946
Literacy (A11+) (C 2021)
yes167,703
no256,746
Ethnic Group (C 2021)
Akan61,687
Ga-Dangme275
Ewe2,414
Guan1,455
Gurma190,416
Mole-Dagbani346,044
Grusi16,759
Mandé27,223
Other Ethnic Group6,145

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