According to the 2010 Population and Housing Census, the disability prevalence rate in Ghana is 3%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
54%
People without disabilities
64%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
23%
People without disabilities
34%

Participation rate in organised learning (one year before the official primary entry age), by sex

People with disabilities
74%
People without disabilities
84%

Participation rate of youth in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
37%
People without disabilities
47%

Participation rate of adults in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
1.3%
People without disabilities
2.6%

University completion rates or university access rates as proxy (25-54 years)

People with disabilities
1.6%
People without disabilities
2.4%

University completion rates or university access rates as proxy (55 years and above)

People with disabilities
1%
People without disabilities
2%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (below 25 years)

People with disabilities
79%
People without disabilities
88%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (25 years and above)

People with disabilities
53%
People without disabilities
65%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (15 years and above)

People with disabilities
57%
People without disabilities
72%

Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
1.1%
People without disabilities
1.1%

Economic empowerment

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (15-24).

People with disabilities
11%
People without disabilities
11%

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (25-64).

People with disabilities
4%
People without disabilities
4%

Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training.

People with disabilities
29%
People without disabilities
20%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors

People with disabilities
69%
People without disabilities
64%

Proportion of population living below the national poverty line, by sex and age

People with disabilities
67%
People without disabilities
60%

Technology and innovation

In the data sources used on this portal, we were unable to find information relating to these indicators and this country.

We will update the portal with new sources of data when they are identified or generated.

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