Ghana’s national women’s team finished the year as the third best on the African continent.
The Black Queens finished the year with 1459 points after receiving no point from the the previous build up in the August rankings.
The West African side are behind Nigeria and Cameroon on the African rankings but lie 51st in the world.
The biggest movers in December was the new African champions, Equatorial Guinea, jumping 8 places up 54th.
Olympic champions USA have once again comfortably held on to their lead on the back of their unbeaten run and are followed by Germany.