Ghana

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INFORMATION


C63 / C160 Questionnaire Latest Microdata Household surveys in main annual inquiry
None
Link: http://www.ilo.org/ilostat-files/xQ/YI/html/GHA_EN.html
Exercises with response: 2011
Exercises without response: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
Source: CENSUS
Title: Population census 2010
Data reference period: Yearly
Geographical coverage: National coverage
Website: http://www.statsghana.gov.gh/nada/index.php
 
Source: LFS
Title: Labour Force Survey 2015
Data reference period: Yearly
Geographical coverage: National coverage
Website: http://www.statsghana.gov.gh/nada/index.php
 
Source: LSS
Title: Living Standards Survey 2017
Data reference period: Yearly
Geographical coverage: National coverage
Website: -
 
Survey: Labour Force Survey
Type: Labour force survey
First year on record: 2006
Latest year on record: 2015
Coverage for latest year: -
 
Survey: Living Standards Survey
Type: Household income/expenditure survey
First year on record: 1988
Latest year on record: 2017
Coverage for latest year: -
 

 

CONTACTS


Agency Name Job Title Email Questionnaire Last status Comments
Ghana Statistical Service Head Office info@statsghana.gov.gh YI, ILMS [ILMS] Email sent (22/10/2021)
Ghana Statistical Service Anthony Oduro-Denkyirah Labour Statistician anthonyodurodenkyirah@gmail.com YI [YI] Collecting - account created (22/10/2021)
Ghana Statistical Service Anthony Oduro-Denkyirah Statistician anthony.oduro@statsghana.gov.gh ILMS [ILMS] Email sent (22/10/2021)
Ghana Statistical Service Baah Wadieh Acting Government Statistician baah.wadieh@statsghana.gov.gh SDG Focal points
Ghana Statistical Service Dominic Odoom STATISTICIAN dominic.odoom@statsghana.gov.gh YI [YI] Email sent (18/05/2021)
Ghana Statistical Service Gyebi Godwin Odei godwin.gyebi@statsghana.gov.gh ILMS [ILMS] Email sent (22/10/2021)
Ghana Statistical Service Omar Seidu Head of Demographic Statistics & SDGs Coordinator omar.seidu@statsghana.gov.gh [YI] Email sent (18/05/2021) SDG Focal points
Ghana Statistical Service Samuel Kobina Annim Government Statistician samuel.annim@statsghana.gov.gh YI, ILMS [ILMS] Email sent (22/10/2021)
Ministry for Employment and Social Welfare Dennis Diawuo PLANNING OFFICER diawuodennis@yahoo.com YI [YI] Collecting - account created (22/10/2021)
Ministry for Employment and Social Welfare George Owusu Ansah Amoah Deputy Director goaamoah@yahoo.com YI, ILMS [ILMS] Email sent (22/10/2021)
Ministry for Employment and Social Welfare Lawrence Simpi Employment Information Branch lawrencesimpi@yahoo.com YI [YI] Email sent (18/05/2021)

 

DATA AVAILABILITY

SDG indicators

Indicator Survey name
(latest record)
First year Latest year Missing years from 2000-2020
SDG indicator 1.3.1 - Proportion of population covered by social protection floors/systems ILO Social Security Inquiry Database 2000 2020 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2017 2018
SDG indicator 5.5.2 - Proportion of women in senior and middle management positions Living Standards Survey 2006 2017 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2014 2016 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 5.5.2 - Proportion of women in managerial positions Living Standards Survey 2000 2017 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014 2016 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 8.2.1 - Annual growth rate of output per worker (GDP constant 2010 US $) ILO Modelled Estimates 2001 2021 2000
SDG indicator 8.3.1 - Proportion of informal employment in total employment by sex and sector Labour Force Survey 2006 2015 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2014 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 8.5.1 - Average hourly earnings of employees by sex Labour Force Survey 1991 2015 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2016 2017 2018 2019 202
SDG indicator 8.5.2 - Unemployment rate Living Standards Survey 1991 2017 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014 2016 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 8.5.2 - Unemployment rate by disability status Living Standards Survey 2010 2017 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014 2016 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 8.6.1 - Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training Living Standards Survey 1991 2017 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014 2016 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 8.7.1 - Proportion of children engaged in economic activity and household chores Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2018 2018 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2019 202
SDG indicator 8.7.1 - Proportion of children engaged in economic activity Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey 2018 2018 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2019 202
SDG indicator 8.8.1 - Non-fatal occupational injuries per 100'000 workers . . 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 201
SDG indicator 8.8.1 - Fatal occupational injuries per 100'000 workers . . 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 201
SDG indicator 8.8.2 - Level of national compliance with labour rights (freedom of association and collective bargaining) based on ILO textual sources and national legislation ILO calculations based on information from ILO textual sources 2015 2018 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2019 2020
SDG indicator 9.2.2 - Manufacturing employment as a proportion of total employment Living Standards Survey 1991 2017 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012 2014 2016 2018 2019 2020
SDG indicator 10.4.1 - Labour income share as a percent of GDP ILO Modelled Estimates 2004 2017 2000 2001 2002 2003 2018 2019 2020

Questionnaire indicators without data for 2000-2020

Topic Indicator Expected source types
Public sector employment Public employment by sectors and sub-sectors of national accounts HS, ES, ADM
Earnings Employees earning low pay by sex HS, ES
Labour cost Mean nominal hourly labour cost per employee by economic activity ES
Industrial and labour relations Persons employed and employees covered by collective bargaining by sex HS, ADM
Industrial and labour relations Collective bargaining coverage rate of persons employed and employees by sex HS, ADM
Industrial and labour relations Trade union membership of persons employed and employees by sex HS, ADM
Industrial and labour relations Trade union density rate of persons employed and employees by sex HS, ADM
Industrial and labour relations Trade union membership by type of member HS, ADM
Occupational injuries Days lost due to cases of occupational injury with temporary incapacity for work by sex and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Days lost due to cases of occupational injury with temporary incapacity for work by economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Cases of fatal occupational injury by sex and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Cases of fatal occupational injury by economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Cases of non-fatal occupational injury by sex and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Cases of non-fatal occupational injury by economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Cases of non-fatal occupational injury by type of incapacity and economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Cases of non-fatal occupational injury by sex, type of incapacity and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Fatal occupational injuries per 100'000 workers by sex and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Fatal occupational injuries per 100'000 workers by economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Non-fatal occupational injuries per 100'000 workers by sex and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Non-fatal occupational injuries per 100'000 workers by economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Workers in the reference group by economic activity HS, ES, ADM
Occupational injuries Workers in the reference group by sex and migrant status HS, ES, ADM
Strikes and lockouts Number of strikes and lockouts by economic activity ES, ADM
Strikes and lockouts Days not worked due to strikes and lockouts by economic activity ES, ADM
Strikes and lockouts Workers involved in strikes and lockouts by economic activity ES, ADM
Strikes and lockouts Days not worked per 1000 workers due to strikes and lockouts by economic activity ES, ADM
Labour inspection Registered workplaces that could be selected for labour inspection
Labour inspection Number of labour inspectors by sex
Labour inspection Number of labour inspection visits to workplaces during the year
Labour inspection Labour inspection visits per inspector

Legend for "Expected source types":

Questionnaire indicators with data

Source type Survey name Topic Indicator Years Details for latest record
First Latest # of years missing from first to latest Data channel Classification details Caveats
Labour force survey Labour Force Survey Working-age population Working-age population by sex and age 2006 2015 8 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Working-age population by sex, age and education 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Working-age population by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force Labour force by sex and age 2006 2015 8 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force by sex, age and education 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Labour force by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force participation rate by sex and age 2006 2015 8 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment Employment by sex and age 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment by sex, age and education 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Employment by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment by sex and status in employment 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Status in employment (Aggregate)
Employment by sex and institutional sector 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc
Employment by sex and economic activity 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Employment by sex and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Employment by sex and weekly hours actually worked 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc
Employment by economic activity and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Occupation (Skill level)
Employment-to-population ratio by sex and age 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Time-related underemployment Time-related underemployment by sex and age 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employees Employees by sex and economic activity 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Employees by sex and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Unemployment Unemployment by sex and age 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment by sex and disability status 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc
Unemployment by sex, age and education 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Unemployment by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment by sex, age and duration 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment rate by sex and age 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment rate by sex and disability status 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc
Persons outside the labour force and NEET Potential labour force by sex and age 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Youth not in employment, education or training (NEET) by sex 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc
Working time Mean weekly hours actually worked per employed person by sex and economic activity 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Mean weekly hours actually worked per employed person by sex and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Mean weekly hours actually worked per employee by sex and economic activity 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Mean weekly hours actually worked per employee by sex and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Earnings Mean nominal monthly earnings of employees by sex and economic activity 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Mean nominal monthly earnings of employees by sex and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Mean nominal hourly earnings of employees by sex and occupation 2015 2015 0 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Household income/expenditure survey Living Standards Survey Working-age population Working-age population by sex and age 1989 2017 21 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Working-age population by sex, age and education 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Working-age population by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2006 2017 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force Labour force by sex and age 1989 2017 21 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force by sex, age and education 1988 2017 23 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Labour force by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2006 2017 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force participation rate by sex and age 1989 2017 21 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment Employment by sex and age 1988 2017 21 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment by sex, age and education 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Employment by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2006 2017 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment by sex and status in employment 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Status in employment (Aggregate)
Employment by sex and institutional sector 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc
Employment by sex and economic activity 1991 2017 22 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Employment by sex and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Employment by sex and weekly hours actually worked 2006 2017 9 Ad hoc
Employment by economic activity and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Occupation (Skill level)
Employment-to-population ratio by sex and age 1988 2017 21 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Time-related underemployment Time-related underemployment by sex and age 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employees Employees by sex and economic activity 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Employees by sex and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Unemployment Unemployment by sex and age 1991 2017 21 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment by sex and disability status 2013 2017 3 Ad hoc
Unemployment by sex, age and education 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Unemployment by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2006 2017 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment by sex, age and duration 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment rate by sex and age 1991 2017 20 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment rate by sex and disability status 2013 2017 3 Ad hoc
Persons outside the labour force and NEET Potential labour force by sex and age 2017 2017 0 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Youth not in employment, education or training (NEET) by sex 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc
Working time Mean weekly hours actually worked per employed person by sex and economic activity 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Mean weekly hours actually worked per employed person by sex and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Mean weekly hours actually worked per employee by sex and economic activity 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Mean weekly hours actually worked per employee by sex and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Earnings Mean nominal monthly earnings of employees by sex and economic activity 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Mean nominal monthly earnings of employees by sex and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Mean nominal hourly earnings of employees by sex and occupation 1991 2017 23 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Population census Population Census Working-age population Working-age population by sex and age 1960 2010 46 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Working-age population by sex, age and education 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Working-age population by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force Labour force by sex and age 1960 2010 46 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force by sex, age and education 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Labour force by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Labour force participation rate by sex and age 1960 2010 46 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment Employment by sex and age 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment by sex, age and education 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Employment by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employment by sex and status in employment 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Status in employment (Aggregate)
Employment by sex and institutional sector 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc
Employment by sex and economic activity 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Employment by sex and occupation 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Employment by economic activity and occupation 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Occupation (Skill level)
Employment-to-population ratio by sex and age 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Employees Employees by sex and economic activity 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Employees by sex and occupation 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Occupation (Skill level)
Unemployment Unemployment by sex and age 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment by sex and disability status 2010 2010 0 Ad hoc
Unemployment by sex, age and education 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Education (Aggregate levels)
Unemployment by sex, age and rural / urban areas 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment rate by sex and age 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc Age (Youth, adults)
Unemployment rate by sex and disability status 2010 2010 0 Ad hoc
Persons outside the labour force and NEET Youth not in employment, education or training (NEET) by sex 2000 2010 9 Ad hoc
Economic or establishment census Survey of Employment and Earnings Employees Employees by sex and economic activity 1969 1991 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Earnings Mean nominal monthly earnings of employees by sex and economic activity 1975 1991 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Other administrative records and related sources Labour legislation Earnings Statutory nominal gross monthly minimum wage 1995 2013 0 Ad hoc
Labour Relations Records Strikes and lockouts Number of strikes and lockouts by economic activity 1969 1991 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Days not worked due to strikes and lockouts by economic activity 1969 1991 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)
Workers involved in strikes and lockouts by economic activity 1969 1991 0 Ad hoc Economic activity (Broad sector)