Debts

External debt as of december 2016 is GHS127 billion. Find here for more information about Ghana debt. This data was put together by the World Bank.


BANK FOR INTERNATIONAL SETTLEMENTS (International Monetary Fund)
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development
THE WORLD BANK GROUP

Joint BIS-IMF-OECD-World Bank statistics on external debt



                                2011  	2012  	2013  	2014  	2015  
External Debt (% of GDP)	29.0  	31.6  	36.8  	49.4  	57.1  


Late 90's
(in millions of US dollars) 1997 1998 1999 Dec. June Sep. Dec. Mar. June External debt -all maturities A. Bank Loans (3) 1124 1084 1210 1287 1254 B. Non-bank trade credits (4) 235 219 193 C. Multilateral claims 3365 3581 3573 3706 3604 3592 D. Official bilateral loans 991 1196 Debt due within a year E. Liabilities to banks (5) 661 525 742 F. Non-bank trade credits (4) 100 102 129
ANALYSIS:
Ghana currently owes about $6.3 billion to foreign creditors
Ghana's population is about 17 million, therefore
Each person in Ghana owes (1/17,000,000)/6,300,000,000 = $370

*Note that this figure does not include Ghana's Domestic Debt.