Key Indicators
Income Group Lower middle-income
Regional Group Africa
Population (Total) 31,072,945
GDP (current US$, millions) 175,639
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 5,707

Performance Overview

ISO3

GHA

Country

Ghana

Score

40.86

Rank

96

Technology

31.30

People

36.80

Governance

52.48

Impact

42.87

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 31.30
SCORERANK

Access

45.55 102

1. Mobile tariffs

60.4962

2. Handset prices

38.7394

3. Households with internet access

28.86100

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

77.1961

5. Population covered by at least a 3G mobile network

98.8778

6. International internet bandwidth

6.2732

7. Internet access in schools

8.4162

Content

20.94 106

1. GitHub commits

0.72102

2. Wikipedia edits

16.64119

3. Internet domain registrations

0.27112

4. Mobile apps development

52.74110

5. AI scientific publications

34.3276

Future technologies

27.42 85

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

32.1797

2. Investment in emerging technologies

49.4045

3. Robot density

n/an/a

4. Computer software spending

0.68118
Pillar: People 36.80
SCORERANK

Individuals

47.49 99

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

81.1333

2. ICT skills

n/an/a

3. Use of virtual social networks

24.22105

4. Tertiary enrollment

11.5598

5. Adult literacy rate

73.0478

Business

25.82 108

1. Firms with website

27.4295

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

0.07101

3. Professionals

17.4891

4. Technicians and associate professionals

10.14113

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

73.9983

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

n/an/a

Governments

37.09 82

1. Government online services

62.4378

2. Publication and use of open data

25.7562

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

26.8196

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

33.3954
Pillar: Governance 52.48
SCORERANK

Trust

39.18 69

1. Secure internet servers

32.55109

2. Cybersecurity

86.4651

3. Online access to financial account

32.3157

4. Internet shopping

5.4191

Regulation

63.90 66

1. Regulatory quality

38.1077

2. ICT regulatory environment

76.4776

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

29.1689

4. E-commerce legislation

100.001

5. Privacy protection by law content

75.8042

Inclusion

54.36 81

1. E-Participation

61.7380

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

64.0258

3. Availability of local online content

37.56105

4. Gender gap in Internet use

n/an/a

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

54.1488
Pillar: Impact 42.87
SCORERANK

Economy

26.52 97

1. High-tech and medium-high-tech manufacturing

11.6182

2. High-tech exports

1.07122

3. PCT patent applications

n/an/a

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

81.329

5. Prevalence of gig economy

38.5973

6. ICT services exports

n/an/a

Quality of life

54.65 99

1. Happiness

45.6683

2. Freedom to make life choices

76.1369

3. Income inequality

50.7895

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

46.02106

SDG Contribution

47.45 105

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

31.15110

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

n/an/a

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

11.2899

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

85.1429

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

62.24103

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