Ghana Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Ghana trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 71.11%, a 0.83% decline from 2018.
  • Ghana trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 71.94%, a 1.9% decline from 2017.
  • Ghana trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 73.84%, a 3.83% increase from 2016.
  • Ghana trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 70.01%, a 7.28% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Djibouti 296.14%
Vietnam 210.40%
Lesotho 138.65%
Congo, Rep. 127.52%
Mongolia 126.22%
Cambodia 123.56%
Georgia 118.60%
Cabo Verde 115.91%
Tunisia 107.91%
Kyrgyz Republic 99.37%
Honduras 98.03%
Nicaragua 94.57%
Mauritania 93.04%
Vanuatu 91.41%
Ukraine 90.41%
Eswatini 89.09%
Moldova 87.39%
Morocco 87.14%
Kosovo 85.18%
Solomon Islands 85.15%
Micronesia 84.90%
Bhutan 84.36%
Timor-Leste 83.69%
El Salvador 75.98%
Uzbekistan 72.25%
Ghana 71.11%
West Bank and Gaza 68.99%
Philippines 68.84%
Zambia 68.79%
Angola 64.29%
Bolivia 56.40%
Sri Lanka 52.38%
Myanmar 52.04%
Cameroon 44.87%
Egypt 43.24%
India 39.39%
Indonesia 37.45%
Bangladesh 36.76%
Nigeria 34.02%
Kenya 33.40%
Pakistan 30.44%
Sudan 26.20%
Ghana Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 71.11% -0.83%
2018 71.94% -1.90%
2017 73.84% 3.83%
2016 70.01% -7.28%
2015 77.28% 9.66%
2014 67.62% 6.34%
2013 61.28% -31.89%
2012 93.17% 6.87%
2011 86.30% 10.92%
2010 75.38% 3.78%
2009 71.59% 2.08%
2008 69.51% 4.16%
2007 65.35% -0.57%
2006 65.92% -32.25%
2005 98.17% -1.50%
2004 99.67% 2.38%
2003 97.29% -0.20%
2002 97.49% -12.56%
2001 110.05% -6.00%
2000 116.05% 34.34%
1999 81.71% 1.11%
1998 80.60% -4.80%
1997 85.40% 13.20%
1996 72.20% 14.78%
1995 57.42% -4.60%
1994 62.02% 5.35%
1993 56.67% 10.68%
1992 45.99% 3.51%
1991 42.49% -0.24%
1990 42.73% 1.64%
1989 41.09% -1.16%
1988 42.25% -3.60%
1987 45.85% 9.14%
1986 36.71% 12.47%
1985 24.24% 5.43%
1984 18.81% 7.27%
1983 11.54% 5.22%
1982 6.32% -3.76%
1981 10.08% -7.54%
1980 17.62% -4.77%
1979 22.39% 4.35%
1978 18.05% -4.00%
1977 22.05% -9.70%
1976 31.75% -6.05%
1975 37.80% -2.33%
1974 40.13% 2.28%
1973 37.85% 1.93%
1972 35.91% -0.09%
1971 36.00% -8.05%
1970 44.05% 3.97%
1969 40.08% -1.10%
1968 41.18% 3.81%
1967 37.37% 3.11%
1966 34.26% -9.61%
1965 43.86% 0.09%
1964 43.77% -4.87%
1963 48.64% -4.05%
1962 52.68% -9.90%
1961 62.58% -1.06%
1960 63.64% -1.06%