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Ghana

Ghana Cities Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Rate of urbanization 3.5% 2011 38th out of 225
Slum population 4.85 million 2009 22nd out of 49
Slum population per thousand people 204.65 2009 18th out of 49
Slum population proportion 40.1% 2009 30th out of 49
Urban areas over 1,000,000 2 2013 40th out of 139
Urban areas over 1,000,000 per million people 0.0794 2013 64th out of 137
Urban areas over 2,000,000 2 2013 25th out of 139
Urban areas over 2,000,000 per million people 0.0794 2013 20th out of 137
Urban areas over 500,000 2 2013 55th out of 139
Urban areas over 500,000 per million people 0.0794 2013 110th out of 137
Urban population 51,620 2030 176th out of 223
Urban population per thousand people 2.09e-06 2011 168th out of 223

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Urbanization by country (Countries) ([1] United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs); United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Statistics Division. Source tables; Demographia World Urban Areas (Built-Up Urban Areas and World Agglomerations): 10th Annual Edition, May 2014 Revision, Table 1, p. 20 ff.); Demographia World Urban Areas (Built-Up Urban Areas and World Agglomerations): 10th Annual Edition, May 2014 Revision, Table 1, p. 20 ff.; Wikipedia: List of urban areas by population (Number of urban areas by country) (Demographia World Urban Areas (World Agglomerations): 9th Annual Edition, March 2013); Wikipedia: List of urban areas by population (Number of urban areas by country) (Demographia World Urban Areas (World Agglomerations): 9th Annual Edition, March 2013). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.; United Nations Population Division. Source tables; United Nations Population Division. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

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"Ghana Cities Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/Ghana/People/Cities