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Botswana ( (listen), also UK: ), officially the Republic of Botswana (Setswana: Lefatshe la Botswana; Kalanga: Hango yeBotswana), is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its name after becoming independent within the Commonwealth on 30 September 1966. Since then, it has been a representative republic, with a consistent record of uninterrupted democratic elections and the lowest perceived corruption ranking in Africa since at least 1998. It is currently Africa's oldest continuous democracy. Botswana is topographically flat, with up to 70 percent of its territory being the Kalahari Desert. It is bordered by South Africa to the south and southeast, Namibia to the west and north, and Zimbabwe to the northeast. Its border with Zambia to the north near Kazungula is poorly defined but is, at most, a few hundred metres long.A mid-sized country of just over 2.3 million people, it is one of the most sparsely populated countries in the world. Around 10 percent of the population lives in the capital and largest city, Gaborone. Formerly one of the world's poorest countries—with a GDP per capita of about US$70 per year in the late 1960s—Botswana has... [More]
  • Last : 6,869.63
  • High : 6,869.63
  • Low : 6,869.63
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 6,869.63
  • Time : 18:02:51
  • Yesterday : 6,872.85
  • Change % : 0.05%
  • Change : 3.22
  • Last : 4.45 (BWP)
  • High : 4.45
  • Low : 4.4
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 20 December
  • Yesterday : 4.45
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 11.0132 (BWP)
  • High : 11.0375
  • Low : 10.9769
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 18:29:08
  • Yesterday : 11.0132
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 13.3513 (BWP)
  • High : 13.3763
  • Low : 13.3414
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.03
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 13.3612
  • Time : 18:01:28
  • Yesterday : 13.37
  • Change % : 0.14%
  • Change : 0.0187

Botswana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
BWP/USD Ask 0.091 - 0.0905 0.091 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/05 Time 18:15
EUR/BWP Ask 13.3513 - 13.3414 13.3763 0.03 0.19% 2020/12/05 Time 18:01
BWP/ZAR Ask 1.3893 - 1.3763 1.3911 0.01 0.94% 2020/12/05 Time 18:01
ZAR/BWP Ask 0.7244 - 0.7236 0.7262 0.00 0.25% 2020/12/05 Time 18:01
GBP/BWP Ask 14.8084 14.7963 14.7808 14.8084 0.00 0.03% 2020/12/05 Time 1:49

Botswana Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
BSE Domestic Company 6869.63 - 6869.63 6869.63 3.22 0.05% 2020/12/05 Time 18:02
BSE Foreign Company 1547.28 - 1547.28 1547.28 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/28 Time 18:02

Botswana Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Botswana Telecom 0.82 - 0.82 0.82 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 19:36
Chobe Holdings 9.44 - 9.44 9.44 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/02 Time 19:37
Sefalana Holding 9.34 - 9.34 9.34 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/27 Time 19:36
RDC Properties 2.2 - 2.2 2.2 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/27 Time 19:36
Lucara Diamond Corp 5.1 - 5.1 5.1 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/23 Time 22:36

Botswana Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Botswana 5Y 4.96 - 4.96 5.165 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 22:31
Botswana 6M 1.206 - 1.204 1.206 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/04 Time 11:02
Botswana 3Y 3.887 - 2.982 3.887 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 22:31
Botswana 13Y 4.971 - 4.971 4.971 0.00 0.00% 2020/05/14 Time 12:01
Botswana 7Y 3.534 - 3.534 3.534 0.00 0.00% 2020/05/07 Time 14:31

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-1206.00 20 Sep -2579 -6683 : 4102 Monthly Sep/20

Bank Lending Rate

5.75 20 Aug 5.75 5.75 : 16.5 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

102451.10 20 Jul 103914 14842 : 103914 Monthly

Business Confidence

58.00 18 Jun 46 28 : 82 Biannually Jun/18

CPI Transportation

98.40 20 Oct 97 31.74 : 110 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

63372.46 20 Aug 64626 50627 : 89975 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

0 19 Dec -2966 -2966 : 5104 Yearly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 54.54 3.96 : 55.49 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 90 56 : 91 Yearly

Consumer Credit

41045.62 20 Aug 40935 6326 : 41046 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

104.10 20 Oct 104 22.15 : 104 Monthly

Consumer Spending

10427.50 20 Jun 11854 3381 : 11854 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

105.60 20 Oct 105 89.5 : 106 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

3.10 20 Sep 2.9 1.5 : 7.7 Monthly

Corporate Tax Rate

22.00 20 Dec 22 22 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 61 54 : 65 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 34 23 : 38 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Oct 108 29.56 : 108 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 70

Currency

11.07 20 Nov 11 4.16 : 12.36 Daily

Current Account

-6984.63 20 Jun -4258 -12190 : 15080 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

1.00 19 Dec 1.9 -28.3 : 32 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

1.64 20 Feb 1.64 1.09 : 13.7 Monthly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 86 39 : 87 Yearly

Employed Persons

492914.00 20 Mar 485524 301978 : 492914 Quarterly Mar/20

Exports

6831.80 20 Sep 3182 146 : 10747 Monthly

External Debt

0 19 Dec 14584 1772 : 18345 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Mar 15953 7660 : 18939 Quarterly

Food Inflation

4.30 20 Oct 4.2 -1.3 : 25.17 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

622.12 20 Jun 566 -1473 : 3369 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Jun 5567 5152 : 10346 Monthly

GDP

18.34 19 Dec 18.66 0.03 : 18.66 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-24.00 20 Jun 2.6 -24 : 18.2 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

18848.70 20 Jun 25074 11790 : 25288 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

392.30 20 Jun 377 183 : 433 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

1200.50 20 Jun 1883 553 : 1887 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

1005.00 20 Jun 1436 618 : 1518 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

963.90 20 Jun 2407 964 : 5023 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

3250.30 20 Jun 3239 1790 : 3250 Quarterly

GDP From Services

3314.20 20 Jun 5499 1297 : 5548 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

1297.90 20 Jun 1571 396 : 1630 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

257.80 20 Jun 236 47.7 : 320 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

-24.80 20 Jun -0.8 -24.8 : 13.4 Quarterly Jun/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

17766.50 19 Dec 17634 9074 : 17766 Yearly

GDP per capita

8093.00 19 Dec 8033 408 : 8093 Yearly

Government Budget

-3.90 19 Dec -1 -10.7 : 11.2 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-1515.30 20 Mar -4128 -6553 : 17974 Quarterly

Government Debt

26025.20 19 Dec 24472 2426 : 26983 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

23.00 19 Dec 13.4 5.98 : 27.5 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Mar 11952 8843 : 17094 Quarterly

Government Spending

20425.40 19 Dec 19784 3877 : 20425 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

33230.90 19 Dec 31220 12271 : 33231 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 11853 7219 : 29991 Quarterly

Imports

8037.90 20 Sep 5761 1382 : 9778 Monthly

Industrial Production

-46.30 20 Jun -1.9 -46.3 : 36.44 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

2.20 20 Oct 1.8 0.9 : 15.06 Monthly Oct/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.50 20 Oct 0.8 -1.2 : 3.23 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.75 20 Oct 4.25 3.75 : 15.5 Daily Dec/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2209 299 : 2553 Quarterly

Lending Rate

5.75 20 Aug 5.75 5.75 : 16.5 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 5400 4640 : 5400 Yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 3620 2700 : 3620 Yearly

Loans To Private Sector

0 20 Aug 23162 4374 : 23664 Monthly

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 522 15 : 559 Yearly

Mining Production

-65.10 20 Jun -5.5 -91.6 : 624 Quarterly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Aug 23580 6523 : 25157 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Aug 87231 35698 : 89422 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 20 Aug 87231 35698 : 89422 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly

Population

2.30 19 Dec 2.25 0.5 : 2.3 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

12.00 20 Dec 12 10 : 12 Yearly

Stock Market

6864.91 20 Nov 6865 -7536 : 11097 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

18.20 19 Dec 17.9 13.9 : 26.2 Yearly Dec/19

Wages

5392.00 20 Mar 5495 3447 : 6533 Quarterly Mar/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -1206.00 1200 1200 1200 163 255 Sep/20
Bank Lending Rate 5.75 5.25 5.25 4.75 5.75 4.75
Banks Balance Sheet 102451.10 104000 104200 104200 104000 104000
Business Confidence 58.00 67 72 74 67 74 Jun/18
CPI Transportation 98.40 104 96.06 99.13 103 106
Central Bank Balance Sheet 63372.46 79300 79250 79250 79300 79500
Consumer Credit 41045.62 42497 43223 43923 36487 39333
Consumer Price Index Cpi 104.10 105 105 106 104 107
Consumer Spending 10427.50 12363 11105 11189 10628 11456
Core Consumer Prices 105.60 106 107 108 106 108
Core Inflation Rate 3.10 2.7 2.5 2.3 3 2.3
Corporate Tax Rate 22.00 22 22 22 22 22
Currency 11.07 11.13 11.2 11.27 11.07 11.4
Current Account -6984.63 -2500 -2500 -2500 -2500 -2000
Current Account to GDP 1.00 -3 -3 -3 -6.5 -3 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 1.64 1.14 1.14 0.64 1.64 0.64
Employed Persons 492914.00 446500 446500 446500 446500 446000 Mar/20
Exports 6831.80 6800 6800 6800 6800 6900
Food Inflation 4.30 3.5 3.3 3.5 3.8 3.4
Foreign Direct Investment 622.12 850 850 850 850 1000
GDP 18.34 18.5 18.5 18.5 17 18.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate -24.00 4.3 6.5 7.3 -8.7 7.8
GDP Constant Prices 18848.70 26152 20074 20225 23088 24889
GDP From Agriculture 392.30 394 418 421 347 374
GDP From Construction 1200.50 1964 1279 1288 1723 1857
GDP From Manufacturing 1005.00 1497 1070 1078 1386 1494
GDP From Mining 963.90 2511 1027 1034 2275 2452
GDP From Public Administration 3250.30 3378 3462 3488 2947 3176
GDP From Services 3314.20 5735 3530 3556 5033 5426
GDP From Transport 1297.90 1639 1382 1393 1488 1604
GDP From Utilities 257.80 246 275 277 292 315
GDP Growth Rate -24.80 -1.8 0.7 1 1.3 1.4 Jun/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 17766.50 17250 17250 17250 17050 17250
GDP per capita 8093.00 7200 7200 7200 7000 7200
Government Budget -3.90 -4 -4 -4 -7 -4
Government Budget Value -1515.30 -2987 -2987 -2987 -2987 -3597
Government Debt 26025.20 26700 26700 26700 26700 27300
Government Debt to GDP 23.00 25 25 25 35 25 Dec/19
Government Spending 20425.40 21304 21753 21916 18648 20103
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 33230.90 34660 35391 35657 30340 32706
Imports 8037.90 5600 5600 5600 5600 5800
Industrial Production -46.30 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 1.7
Inflation Rate 2.20 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.2 Oct/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.50 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4
Interest Rate 3.75 3.25 3.25 2.75 3.75 2.75 Dec/20
Lending Rate 5.75 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25
Mining Production -65.10 7 7 7 7 5.6
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 2.30 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.33 2.37 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 12.00 12 12 12 12 12
Stock Market 6864.91 6789 6752 6715 6827 6641
Unemployment Rate 18.20 18.6 18.6 18.6 18.8 18.6 Dec/19
Wages 5392.00 6500 6500 6500 6500 6500 Mar/20