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Deborah Deborah

Deborah

Deborah is 5 years old and lives in the Ghana

Waiting for 14 months

About Deborah

Deborah's Project

Deborah's Country

About Deborah

Female

GENDER

Female

04/05/2015

BIRTHDAY

04/05/2015

Ghana

COUNTRY

Ghana

Guardian(s):

  • Mother, 
  • Father

Father/Male Guardian Occupation:


Mother/Female Guardian Occupation:


Children in household:


Correspondence Language:


Hobbies:

  • Art or Drawing
  • Dancing

Education:

  • UK School Year Equivalent: Year 1, 
  • Favourite subject: Physical Education, Rhymes / Poetry

Deborah's Project

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Leaves/Grass/Thatch, 
  • Wall: Mud/Earth/Clay/Adobe, 
  • Floor: Dirt

Regional Diet:


  • Bananas, 
  • Beans, 
  • Bread, 
  • Cassava, 
  • Egg, 
  • Goat, 
  • Millet, 
  • Plantains

Deborah's Country

Key facts

Country:

Ghana

Capital City:

Accra

Population:

28 million

Life expectancy:

male 64.9 years, female 70 years

Population with improved drinking water:

urban 92.6%, rural 84%

Population with improved sanitation:

14.9%

Percentage of children under the age of 5 underweight:

11.2%

Literacy rate:

male 82%, female 71.4%

Child labour:

57%

Religion:

Christian 71.2% (Pentecostal/Charismatic 28.3%, Protestant 18.4%, Catholic 13.1%, other 11.4%), Muslim 17.6%, traditional 5.2%, other 0.8%, none 5.2% (2010)

Percentage living below the poverty line:

24.2%

A little bit of history

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