Provisional data released by the Electoral Commission of Ghana on the ongoing Voters Registration indicates that 11,629,480 Ghanaians were registered at the end of Phase 4 of the nationwide exercise.
The Geater Accra and Shanti region recorded the highest number of persons registered with 2,615,925 and 2,089,923 respectively.
Voters Registration -Electoral Commission
The total number of voters registered has 52.46% (6,100,510) being females and 47.54% (5,528,970) being females.
The Commission has registered 46,237 persons with disabilities which represent 0.40% of the total registered applicants.
According to the EC, young and first-time voters under age 20 were captured in two groups. 18-year-old registrants captured on the new electoral roll add up to 480,851 (4.0%) whiles 419,530 (3.6%) of those registered are 19 years old.
Out of the 480,851 who have turned 18 years and have been registered, 235,106 representing 48.89 are males whies the remaining 245,745 (51.11%) are females.
The Electoral Commission in the 5th Phase of the nationwide exercise. The EC is expected to complete the registration process on the 6th of August 2020.