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Ghana's Information

Flag of Ghana
Land Area 227,533 km2
Water Area 11,000 km2
Total Area 238,533 km2
Population 26,908,262
Population Density 112.81 / km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $121.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $4,400
Currency Cedi (GHS)
Largest Cities
  • Accra (1,963,264)
  • Kumasi (1,468,609)
  • Tamale (360,579)
  • Takoradi (232,919)
  • Achiaman (202,932)
  • Tema (155,782)
  • Teshi Old Town (144,013)
  • Cape Coast (143,015)
  • Sekondi-Takoradi (138,872)
  • Obuasi (137,856)
  • Bird: Golden Eagle
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Ghana

  • Coat of Arms: The coat of arms of Ghana is composed of a blue shield displaying a St. George's cross supported by two golden eagles. Centered within the shield is a golden lion symbolizing Ghana's close relationship to the United Kingdom, and the black star above the shield is a symbol for the freedom of Africa.

    The national motto of Ghana is displayed on a ribbon below the shield.
  • Flag of Ghana
  • Motto: "Freedom and Justice"

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