About 11 percent of structures in Ghana are metal containers or kiosks, according to the 2021 Population and Housing Census.
A breakdown of the structures indicated that 78.7 percent were conventional structures, 9.7 percent are wooden structures, 8.0 percent are metal containers, 2.8 percent are kiosks and 0.9 percent being “other” structures.
A little over 20 percent of structures in Ghana are listed as uncompleted.
The preliminary report from the census indicated that there are 10,661,421 structures in Ghana.
Of these structures, 80.2 percent are fully completed with 12.1 percent partially completed, and 7.7 percent of the structures with no form of roofing
Thee North East Region has the most completed structure 89.9 percent, whilst the Central Region has the least umber of completed structures with 76.3 percent.
The number of structures with roofs stands at 9,837,153.