Francis

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Francis Francis

Francis

Francis is 7 years old and lives in Ghana

Waiting for 6 months

About Francis

Francis's Project

Francis's Country

About Francis

Male

GENDER

Male

25/03/2014

BIRTHDAY

25/03/2014

Ghana

COUNTRY

Ghana


Guardian(s):

  • Mother

Father/Male Guardian Occupation:


Mother/Female Guardian Occupation:


Children in household:


Correspondence Language:


Hobbies:

  • Art or Drawing
  • Dancing

Education:

  • UK School Year Equivalent: Year 3, 
  • Favourite subject: Art, Rhymes / Poetry

Francis's Project

Church Partner:


Location:


Closest Major City:


Community:


Most Commonly Spoken Language:


No. of Residents:


Most Common Occupation:


Typical House Construction:


  • Roof: Tin/Corrugated Iron, 
  • Wall: Mud/Earth/Clay/Adobe, 
  • Floor: Cement

Regional Diet:


  • Cassava, 
  • Fish, 
  • Maize, 
  • Plantains

Francis'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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