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Upper West

Region in Ghana

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NameStatusPopulation
Census
2010-09-26
Population
Projection
2020-09-26
Upper WestRegion702,110868,479
Daffiama-Bussie-IssaDistrict32,82740,606
Jirapa MunicipalMunicipal District88,402109,308
Lambussie KarniDistrict51,65463,889
Lawra MunicipalMunicipal District54,88967,886
Nadowli-KaleoDistrict61,56176,114
NandomDistrict46,04056,947
Sissala East MunicipalMunicipal District56,52869,923
Sissala WestDistrict49,57361,322
Wa EastDistrict72,07489,194
Wa MunicipalMunicipal District107,214132,646
Wa WestDistrict81,348100,644
GhanaRepublic24,658,82330,955,204

Source: Ghana Statistical Service (web).

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


Further information about the population structure:

Gender (P 2020)
Males427,323
Females441,156
Age Groups (P 2020)
0-14 years362,313
15-64 years453,842
65+ years52,324
Age Distribution (P 2020)
0-9 years248,503
10-19 years210,788
20-29 years131,251
30-39 years93,636
40-49 years66,893
50-59 years44,256
60-69 years32,694
70-79 years25,851
80+ years14,607

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