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KETU NORTH

MUNICIPAL PROFILE
The Ketu North Municipal with its capital at Dzodze was created by Legislative Instrument (LI) 2282 of 2017. The District shares its boundaries to the South with Ketu South District, to the North by the newly created Akatsi North District, to the west by Akatsi South District, to the East with the Republic of Togo, and with Keta Municipal Assembly to the South-West.

Assembly Members (49)

POPULATION
The Municipal has a total population of 99,913. This is made up of 53,362 females and 46,551 males, representing 53.4% and 46.6% respectively. The total land size of the municipal is about 754 sq.km. The population growth rate of the district is 1.9%. The number of Households was 26,437 and the Households size was 3.7, made up of 34,196 urban localities and 65,717 rural localities.

ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES
The municipal has large fertile lands to grow variety of crops including maize, cassava, sweet potato, cowpea and rice. Maize and cassava are virtually grown at every part of the municipal. Livestock such as cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, poultry and quite recently grass cutters are also reared in the District. Plantation crops such as oil palm and mango and vegetables such as garden eggs, pepper, tomato, and watermelons are cultivated throughout the municipal.

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                  source:www.mofep.gov.gh/publications/composite-budget-2015 and other sources

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