GHANA

historical demographical data of the whole country


population year   population year   population year   population year   population year
                           
  16XX   1486,4 c1901     1930   6727,0 c1960   15020,0 1990
  17XX   1550,0 c1901   3163,6 c1931   6960,0 1961   15484,0 1991
  17XX     1902     1932   7148,0 1962   15959,0 1992
  180X     1903     1933   7422,0 1963   16446,0 1993
  180X     1904   3441,1 1934   7598,0 1964   16944,0 1994
  181X     1905     1935   7767,0 1965   17236,0 1995
  181X   1697,0 1906   3613,9 1936   7927,0 1966   17522,0 1996
  182X     1907   3489,0 1937   8082,0 1967   17945,0 1997
  182X     1908   3572,0 1938   8240,0 1968   18460,0 1998
  183X     1909   3700,3 1939   8414,0 1969   18785,0 1999
10,1 1834     1910   3963,0 1940   8559,0 c1970   18412,2 c2000
  183X   1503,4 c1911   3959,5 1941   8858,0 1971     2001
  184X     1912     1942   9086,0 1972     2002
  184X   1852,0 1913     1943   9385,0 1973     2003
275,0 1848     1914     1944   9607,0 1974     2004
385,0 1851     1915     1945   9817,0 1975   23033,0 2005ep
  185X     1916     1946   10309,0 1976     2006
151,3 1858     1917     1947   10632,0 1977     2007
  186X     1918   4118,0 c1948   10969,0 1978     2008
  1866     1919     1949   11000,0 1979     2009
  186X   2021,8 1920   4368,0 1950   10736,0 1980   26284,0 2010ep
408,1 c1871   2296,0 c1921   4532,0 1951   11400,0 1981     2011
  187X     1922   4734,0 1952   11700,0 1982     2012
520,1 187X     1923   4964,0 1953   12000,0 1983     2013
  188X     1924   5217,0 1954   12309,0 1984     2014
  188X     1925   5484,0 1955   12710,0 1985   29599,0 2015ep
1406,5 1886     1926   5758,0 1956   13163,0 1986   32769,0 2020ep
765,0 1891   2496,0 1927   6034,0 1957   13572,0 1987   35886,0 2025ep
1473,9 c1891     1928   6303,0 1958   13709,0 1988   38855,0 2030ep
1473,9 1896     1929   6562,0 1959   14137,0 1989     2050ep
                           

Particulars:
Data before 1900 could be only for part under direct British control of the colony of the Gold Coast.
File created on 1997.01.06; revised on 2000.08.31; last modified 2002.02.03 by Jan Lahmeyer

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