Ghana Business Confidence Growth

2013 - 2021 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Ghana Business Confidence Growth

  • Ghana Business Confidence dropped by 3.5 % in Feb 2021, compared with an increase of 4.7 % YoY in the previous month.
  • Ghana Business Confidence: YoY Change is updated monthly, available from Dec 2013 to Feb 2021, with an averaged rate of -1.5 %.
  • The data reached an all-high of 11.8 % in Jun 2015 and a record low of -18.1 % in Apr 2020.

CEIC calculates Business Confidence Change from monthly Business Confidence Index. The Bank of Ghana provides Business Confidence Index with base April 2003=100.

View Ghana's Business Confidence Growth from Dec 2013 to Feb 2021 in the chart:

Ghana Business Confidence Growth

What was Ghana's Business Confidence Growth in Feb 2021?

Ghana Business Confidence dropped by 3.5 % in Feb 2021, compared with an increase of 4.7 % YoY in the previous month. See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-3.5 Feb 2021 4.7 Dec 2020 -18.1 Apr 2020 11.8 Jun 2015 % monthly Dec 2013 - Feb 2021

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% Point) -17.7 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2003 - Mar 2021
Armenia (% Point) -3.7 Jun 2016 quarterly Sep 2006 - Jun 2016
Australia (% Point) 5.4 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 2007 - Nov 2021
Austria (% Point) 23.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
Belarus (% Point) -9.6 Aug 2014 monthly Dec 2006 - Aug 2014
Belgium (% Point) 8.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2021
Brazil (% Point) -12.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2010 - Dec 2021
Bulgaria (% Point) 7.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
Canada (% Point) -3.4 Dec 2021 monthly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Chile (% Point) 30.2 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2004 - Mar 2021
China (% Point) -3.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2021
Colombia (% Point) 41.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Mar 2021
Croatia (% Point) 16.3 Dec 2021 monthly May 2009 - Dec 2021
Cyprus (% Point) 79.4 Dec 2021 monthly May 2003 - Dec 2021
Czech Republic (% Point) 0.3 Dec 2021 monthly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Denmark (% Point) 8.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Dec 2021
Ecuador (%) 1.0 Oct 2020 monthly May 2008 - Oct 2020
Estonia (% Point) 16.6 Dec 2021 monthly May 2002 - Dec 2021
European Union (% Point) 20.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
Finland (% Point) 27.1 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
France (% Point) 19.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
Georgia (% Point) -42.5 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2014 - Mar 2021
Germany (% Point) 7.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2021
Ghana (%) -3.5 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Feb 2021
Greece (% Point) 17.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (% Point) 20.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Jun 2021
Hungary (% Point) 17.5 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2021
Iceland (% Point) 115.6 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2007 - Mar 2021
India (% Point) 10.8 Jun 2021 quarterly Jun 2001 - Jun 2021
Indonesia (% Point) 53.4 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2021
Israel (% Point) 10.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Dec 2021
Italy (% Point) 20.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
Japan (% Point) 15.0 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Jun 2021
Kazakhstan (% Point) 4.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
South Korea (% Point) 15.0 Jan 2022 monthly Feb 2004 - Jan 2022
Latvia (% Point) 4.5 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 1994 - Dec 2021
Lithuania (% Point) 9.0 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2004 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (% Point) 18.7 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
North Macedonia (% Point) 1.7 Nov 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Nov 2021
Malaysia (% Point) 28.8 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Mar 2021
Malta (% Point) 15.2 Dec 2021 monthly Nov 2003 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (% Point) -9.1 Jun 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Jun 2019
Mexico (% Point) 19.2 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Dec 2021
Mozambique (% Point) -1.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Netherlands (% Point) 10.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (% Point) -8.3 Nov 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Nov 2021
Nigeria (% Point) -22.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2015 - Dec 2020
Norway (% Point) 8.6 Dec 2021 monthly Feb 2005 - Dec 2021
Palestinian Territory (% Point) -7.6 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2014 - Mar 2021
Peru (% Point) -16.6 Dec 2021 monthly Apr 2003 - Dec 2021
Philippines (% Point) 4.9 Mar 2021 quarterly Jun 2002 - Mar 2021
Poland (% Point) 2.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 2006 - Dec 2021
Portugal (% Point) 15.4 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1988 - Dec 2021
Qatar (% Point) -3.6 Mar 2020 quarterly Sep 2015 - Mar 2020
Romania (% Point) 5.8 Dec 2021 monthly Jul 1992 - Dec 2021
Russia (% Point) 4.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2021
Serbia (% Point) 23.1 Apr 2021 monthly May 2014 - Apr 2021
Singapore (% Point) 0.4 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2021
Slovakia (% Point) -3.0 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2021
Slovenia (% Point) 9.0 Dec 2021 monthly May 1996 - Dec 2021
South Africa (% Point) 5.1 Dec 2021 monthly Sep 2000 - Dec 2021
Spain (% Point) 11.6 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Nov 2021
Sri Lanka (% Point) 8.6 Nov 2021 monthly May 2016 - Nov 2021
Sweden (% Point) -6.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2021
Switzerland (% Point) 16.0 Nov 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Nov 2021
Taiwan (% Point) -3.2 Mar 2018 monthly May 2013 - Mar 2018
Thailand (% Point) 15.0 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 2000 - Mar 2021
Turkey (% Point) -0.3 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2021
Ukraine (% Point) -9.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2013 - Dec 2020
United Kingdom (% Point) 5.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1986 - Dec 2020
United States (% Point) -3.6 Dec 2021 monthly Jan 1949 - Dec 2021
Uruguay (% Point) -6.6 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 1999 - Feb 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.6 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -1,074.460 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 458.822 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 9.8 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 76.1 2020 yearly 2006 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (GHS bn) 182.783 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (GHS bn) 698.383 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (GHS bn) 117.051 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 5.681 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) 392.3 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 1,298.2 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -7.6 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 78,981.621 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 5,111.213 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 221.031 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,164.3 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Mar 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -7.7 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 188,339.959 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 63,163.099 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 90.887 Oct 2020 monthly Feb 1985 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 76.976 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1995 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 486.328 Feb 2021 monthly May 1995 - Feb 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 151.945 Feb 2021 monthly Jun 1986 - Feb 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 2.8 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -709.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 838.4 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 5.0 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -26.500 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -0.2 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 18.1 2010 yearly 1975 - 2010
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -26.500 Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2019
External Debt (USD mn) 24,598.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Mar 2021
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 34.2 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -4.493 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -27,311.841 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 15.3 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2005 - Feb 2021
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 1,269.750 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 10,559.734 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 16,404.248 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1990 - Dec 2020
M2 Growth (%) 35.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 6,884.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1965 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 9.927 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.8 Oct 2020 monthly Mar 2005 - Oct 2020
Gold Reserves (Metric Ton) 1,000.000 2020 yearly 2008 - 2020
Total Deposits (USD mn) 17,706.305 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2004 - Dec 2020
Total Deposits Growth (%) 25.7 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 23,472.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1967 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 48.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1968 - Dec 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 8,292.948 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2011 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 5.60 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2012 - Mar 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 9.93 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2013 - Dec 2020
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence Growth (%) -3.5 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2013 - Feb 2021

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