Women's Health in Ghana

Total Fertility Rate (TFR): 4.0
Female Life Expectancy at Birth: 59 years
Births Attended by Skilled Health Personnel: 47%
HIV Among Females, Ages 15-24, 2007/2008: 1.3%
Female Literacy Rate, Ages 15-24, 2000-04: 89%
Lifetime Risk of Maternal Death: 1 in 45


Ghana Focus Region Health Project

JSI is partnering with Ghana Health Services to develop a comprehensive, effective service system that addresses high maternal mortality rates and improves the general health of women, children, and families.

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To ensure contraceptive commodity security in Ghana, the USAID|DELIVER PROJECT works with the Reproductive and Child Health Unit of the Ghana Health Service to implement activities.

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