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Overview of e-waste related information

Population(total inhabitants in million)201224.93IMF WEO
Purchasing Power*(USD per Inhabitant)20123,337IMF WEO

EEE Put of Market*(kg per inhabitant)20122.3UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201258UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
E-waste Generated*(kg per inhabitant)20141.4UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201438UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*

E-waste Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Number of E-waste Regulatory Instruments  2 Regulatory Instruments
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E-waste Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Ghana: Hazardous and Electronic Waste Control and Management, Law, 2016Icon green

Ghana: Prohibition on Manufacture, Sale and Import of Incandescent Lamps and Sale and Import of Used Refrigerators,
Freezers and Air Conditioners, Regulations, LI 1932, 2008 Icon green