Ghana

The page has the score and ranking breakdown per indicator for Ghana. Clicking on an indicator name will take you to that indicator's score/rankings page for all countries in the EPI.

Environmental Performance Index
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Performance Index 124 49.66 120 47.81
Environmental Health
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Environmental Health 139 44.42 134 42.60
Water and Sanitation
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water and Sanitation 131 26.52 131 15.86
Drinking Water 131 26.99 130 16.33
Sanitation 130 26.05 132 15.39
Air Quality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Quality 145 52.37 147 54.89
Household Solid Fuels 144 10.23 140 5.31
PM2.5 Exposure 122 79.03 120 88.10
PM2.5 Exceedance 120 81.89 123 87.78
Heavy Metals
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Heavy Metals 93 48.46 88 43.28
Lead Exposure 93 48.46 88 43.28
Ecosystem Vitality
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Ecosystem Vitality 88 53.15 85 51.29
Biodiversity and Habitat
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Biodiversity and Habitat 84 77.96 67 78.55
Marine Protected Areas 103 67.12 91 67.12
Biome Protection (Global) 88 82.74 69 82.74
Biome Protection (National) 93 78.96 76 78.96
Species Protection Index 62 90.27 55 90.27
Representativeness Index 62 57.20 42 55.20
Species Habitat Index 92 84.24 113 92.12
Forests
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Forests 136 0.00 125 12.18
Tree Cover Loss 136 0.00 125 12.18
Fisheries
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Fisheries 75 55.19 24 69.63
Fish Stock Status 94 57.06 69 78.19
Regional Marine Trophic Index 55 53.33 32 61.08
Climate and Energy
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Climate and Energy 55 57.59 89 45.32
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Total 69 54.11 68 52.53
CO2 Emissions Intensity – Power 54 46.09 54 46.09
Methane Emissions Intensity 37 79.52 100 32.32
N2O Emissions Intensity 42 72.55 105 34.52
Black Carbon Emissions Intensity 119 35.71 127 32.87
Air Pollution
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Air Pollution 118 40.50 142 30.63
SO2 Emissions Intensity 117 43.33 150 26.95
NOX Emissions Intensity 109 37.67 120 34.30
Water Resources
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Water Resources 114 53.73 114 53.73
Wastewater Treatment 114 53.73 114 53.73
Agriculture
Current Rank Current Score Baseline Rank Baseline Score
Agriculture 96 28.76 96 28.76
Sustainable Nitrogen Management 96 28.76 96 28.76