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Mole National Park, Ghana
Mole National Park, Ghana

Mole National Park

Mole National Park protects an area of savannah and forest in northern Ghana. It’s home to elephants, leopards and rare birds such as the white-backed vulture.
Photo by Michael Behrens

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Africa

GHANA

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Capital: Accra

Location: Western Africa, bordering the Gulf of Guinea, between Cote d'Ivoire and Togo

Government: Republic of Ghana

Currency: cedis (GHC)

Area: 238,533 sq km

Population: 32,372,889 (July 2021 est.)

Languages: Asante 16%, Ewe 14%, Fante 11.6%, Boron (Brong) 4.9%, Dagomba 4.4%, Dangme 4.2%, Dagarte (Dagaba) 3.9%, Kokomba 3.5%, Akyem 3.2%, Ga 3.1%, other 31.2% (2010 est.)

Religion: Christian 71.2% (Pentecostal/Charismatic 28.3%, Protestant 18.4%, Catholic 13.1%, other 11.4%), Muslim 17.6%, traditional 5.2%, other 0.8%, none 5.2% (2010 est.)

TimeZone: UTC 0

Tel Code: +233

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