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Regions in Ghana

Ghana is made up of 10 primary administrative regions. Have a closer look at the regions in Ghana. Information on all primary administrative regions in Ghana.

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Primary administrative regions in Ghana

There are 10 regions in Ghana in the primary administrative level.
Primary administrative regions in Ghana
RegionNoPopulationCapitalCapital population
Ashanti Ashanti Region1.4,105,402Kumasi Kumasi1,468,609
Brong-Ahafo Brong-Ahafo Region2.1,973,199Sunyani Sunyani70,299
Central Central Region3.1,717,543Cape Coast Cape Coast143,015
Eastern Eastern Region4.2,633,154Koforidua Koforidua96,266
Greater Accra Greater Accra Region5.3,460,792Accra Accra1,963,264
Northern Northern Region6.2,003,152Tamale Tamale360,579
Upper East Upper East Region7.948,118Bolgatanga Bolgatanga54,430
Upper West Upper West Region8.610,452Wa Wa78,107
Volta Volta Region9.1,738,710Ho Ho69,998
Western Western Region10.2,376,021Sekondi-Takoradi Sekondi-Takoradi138,872