1. Name of your community: Adenta
2. If not a city, name and size of nearest city: It is a suburb of the city of Accra.
3. Location of your community: A suburb of the city of Accra which is about10 kilometres from the city centre.
4. The area of your community: 9 square kilometres.
5. The population of your community: About 72,000 people
B. Special characteristics
1. List 3 reasons why people come to visit your area.
i) Beautiful residential buildings constructed by Social Security and National Insurance Trust
(SSNIT) and the State Housing Corporation (SHC).
ii) Quiet and a serene environment
iii) Sports Field i.e. Community School Park – A lot of people come here to
watch Football games
iv) Many trees and a few mountains which make a beautiful scenery.
2. Describe any unusual land formation found in or near your community.
Marshy areas in some parts of the community; some highlands and lowlands.
List major industries or occupations in your community.
There are no big factories. But there are small-scale businesses like wood-processing industries sawmills
and furniture manufacturers, block-making factories; kente weaving; batik, tie and dye textile industries;
motor engineering and also some food processing businesses especially cooking of Kenkey (a local dish
made from maize).