The Analysis of District data has become necessary due to the ever-increasing demand for data at the district level for local government administration and planning. It is also of relevance because most interventions by non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and other international partners are at the local level and such a report would provide an in-depth knowledge of disaggregated data for each district in the Western Region for informed decision-making.
Physical Features The Western Region covers an area of 23,921 square kilometres, which is about 10 per cent of Ghana’s total land surface. It is located in the south-western part of Ghana, bordered by Ivory Coast on the West, Central Region on the East, Ashanti and Brong-Ahafo Regions on the North and on the South by 192 km of coastline of the Atlantic Ocean. The southern most part of Ghana, Cape Three Points, near Busua, is in the Ahanta West District of the region.
In a bid to improve healthcare in the area, the Amenfi Central District Assembly is working assiduously to complete a modern Community Health-base Planning Service (CHPs) compound for the people of Agona Camp, a suburb of the district.
With funding from its own share of the District Assemblies Common fund (DACF), the Amenfi East District Assembly has constructed a sixteen (16) unit market-sheds for traders of Afransie, a suburb of the district.
In a bid to improve healthcare in the area, the Amenfi Central District Assembly is constructing a new community Health-base planning service (CHPs) for the people of compound for residents at Wassa Bekwai, a suburb of the district.
Kyeikrom and its surrounding communities in the Amenfi Central District of the Western Region have taken delivery of a new Community-Based Health Planning Services (CHPS) compound to improve health delivery in the area.