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Population: 20,757,032
Capital: Accra
Language: English (Offical), Hausa, Akan, local languages
Religion: Protestant, Roman Catholic, Sunni Muslim, Christian, Islam, Indigenous beliefs
General: The climate is tropical, with high rainfall in the south, where most people live.  Ghana is a major producer of cocoa.  Timber is also an important commodity.  Bauxite, gold, diamonds and manganese ore are mined, and there are a number of industries around Tema.