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Region in Ghana

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The population development in Western as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images).

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2000-03-26
Population
Census
2010-09-26
Population
Projection
2019-09-26
WesternRegion1,308,2031,664,5862,165,241
Ahanta West MunicipalMunicipal District95,140106,215139,188
Ellembelle MunicipalMunicipal District...87,501114,441
Jomoro MunicipalMunicipal District111,348150,107194,808
MpohorDistrict...42,92355,678
Nzema East MunicipalMunicipal District...60,82880,480
Prestea-Huni Valley MunicipalMunicipal District...159,304207,237
Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan (incl. Effia-Kwesimintsim)Metropolitan District...559,548726,905
ShamaDistrict...81,966105,173
Tarkwa Nsuaem MunicipalMunicipal District...90,477117,550
Wassa Amenfi CentralDistrict...69,01489,703
Wassa Amenfi East MunicipalMunicipal District...83,478108,272
Wassa Amenfi West MunicipalMunicipal District...92,152120,643
Wassa EastDistrict...81,073105,163
GhanaRepublic18,912,07924,658,82330,280,811

Source: Ghana Statistical Service (web).

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


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (C 2010)
Males824,712
Females839,874
Age Groups (C 2010)
0-14 years633,756
15-64 years964,682
65+ years66,148
Age Distribution (C 2010)
0-9 years435,158
10-19 years375,692
20-29 years303,819
30-39 years212,727
40-49 years148,687
50-59 years92,246
60-69 years48,857
70-79 years30,744
80+ years16,656
Urbanization (C 2010)
Rural804,490
Urban860,096

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