Foreign Exchange Reserves, Excluding Gold (USD) rose 19.949376969538% to USD 6.65 bil in Ghana in 2017

Foreign Exchange Reserves, Excluding Gold (USD) (USD bil)
Economy | Ghana | December 1, 2019
$2.99
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Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 6.65 USD bil in 2017 in Ghana, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 19.9 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Ghana reached an all time high of 6.65 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.036 USD bil in 1971.

Ghana has been ranked 77th within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 28 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.

Foreign Exchange Reserves, Excluding Gold (USD) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Benin USD bil 0.887 0.713 0.695 0.726 0.732 ... ...
Burkina Faso USD bil 0.957 1.02 0.628 0.297 0.260 ... ...
Ghana USD bil 5.48 5.37 5.25 5.22 5.44
Guinea USD bil 0.936 0.751 0.845 0.975 0.573
Ivory Coast USD bil 4.32 3.93 4.24 4.48 4.72 ... ...
Liberia USD bil 0.513 0.497 0.493 0.499 0.523
Mali USD bil 1.38 1.34 1.31 0.861 0.624 ... ...
Niger USD bil 0.673 1.01 1.17 1.28 1.04 ... ...
Nigeria USD bil 35.2 46.4 45.4 36.7 28.3
Togo USD bil 0.774 0.442 0.507 0.507 0.574 ... ...