2010 Ghana MDG Report

Jul 01, 2012
  • Description

The main objective of this 2010 Ghana MDGs Report is to capture Ghana's progress towards the attainment of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) as at 2010. The Report analyzes the goals based on targets and indicators for each goal and the extent to which they could be reached by 2015. Progress towards the eight Millennium Development Goals is measured on the basis of 21 targets and 60 official indicators. The 2010 Ghana MDG report presents how far Ghana has come in meeting the eight goals based on 17 targets and 35 indicators using data available as at December 2010. The methodology adopted in the report are desktop review of policy documents of the government and previous Ghana MDG report and trend analysis of indicators to assess Ghana's performance in achieving the eight goals outlined in the MDG. The main sources of data for the analysis are the Ghana living Standards Surveys, Ghana Demographic and Health Surveys, and institutional data from Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).