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Climate:

The climate of Ghana is tropical, but temperatures vary with season and elevation. Except in the north two rainy seasons occur, from April to July and from September to November. In the north the rainy season begins in April and lasts until September. Annual rainfall ranges from about 1, 100 mm  in the north to about 2, 100 mm  in the southeast.

Language:

The major languages spoken are Twi, Fante, Ga, Hausa, Dagbani, Ewe and Nzema. English is the official language of Ghana.

Currency:The Ghananian cedi, denoted by GHC, is the official currency of Ghana, Africa. The cedi can be divided into one hundred pesewas.
The coins in circulation include the 50, 100, 200, and 500 cedi coins. Banknotes produced are the 1000, 2000, 5000, 10, 000, and 20, 000 cedi notes.
Visas: http://www.ghana.visahq.com
Population: The population of Ghana in 2003 was estimated by the United Nations at 20, 922, 000, which placed it as number 50 in population among the 193 nations of the world. In that year approximately 3% of the population was over 65 years of age, with another 43% of the population under 15 years of age.
Capital City: Accra  is the capital and largest city in Ghana with the population of the city proper estimated at 3, 963, 264 as of 2011. Accra also doubles as the capital of the Greater Accra Region and of the Accra Metropolitan District with which it is coterminous.
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