Lavigery

Ghana

Our work in Ghana

wheechair Ghana

Project in Ghana
Trevor gives us news about his wheelchair project.

Local facts

Capital: Accra
Population: 25 million
Poverty index: 0.144%
Life expectancy: 61.0 years
Access to clean water: 82%
Adult literacy: 57.9%
GDP per head: $2,500 (2010 est.)
HIV/AIDS rates: 1.8% (2009 est.)
Infant mortality: 48.55/1,000 live births
Religions: Christian 68.8%,
Muslim 15.9%, Other 15.3%

Taken from CIA website, except the poverty index, taken from the UNDP.
All correct Nov 2011

The Society of Missionaries of Africa (The White Fathers). England & Wales Reg charity No. 233302
The Society of Missionaries of Africa (The White Fathers) Charity registered in Scotland No. SC037981