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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. 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 due to being in the midst of the Zambezi River. This border with Zambia 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. About 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 since transformed itself into an upper middle income country, with one of the world's fastest-growing economies.Homo sapiens had first inhabited the country over 200,000 years ago. The Tswana ethnic group were descended mainly from Bantu-speaking tribes who migrated southward of Africa to modern Botswana around 600 AD, li... [More]
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  • Time : 20 December
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  • Last : 10.7181 (BWP)
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  • Last : 13.1018 (BWP)
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  • Open : 13.0931
  • Time : 07:21:57
  • Yesterday : 13.0942
  • Change % : 0.06%
  • Change : 0.0076

Botswana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/BWP Ask 13.1018 13.0986 13.0931 13.1093 0.01 0.06% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
GBP/BWP Ask 15.2026 15.2015 15.1949 15.2165 0.01 0.06% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
BWP/ZAR Ask 1.3162 1.3157 1.3047 1.3162 0.01 0.88% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
ZAR/BWP Ask 0.7647 0.7649 0.7647 0.7665 0.00 0.16% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
USD/BWP Ask 10.7181 10.7066 10.7066 10.7181 0.01 0.11% 2021/05/19 Time 0:29

Botswana Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
BSE Domestic Company 6588.1 - 6588.1 6588.1 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 19:05
BSE Foreign Company 1550.85 - 1550.85 1550.85 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/11 Time 19:03

Botswana Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Botswana Telecom 0.77 - 0.77 0.77 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 20:46
Standard Chartered Botswana 1.65 - 1.65 1.65 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 20:46
PrimeTime Property Holdings 2.44 - 2.44 2.44 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 20:46
First National Bank Botswana 2.15 - 2.15 2.15 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/06 Time 23:44
Barclays Bank of Botswana 4.4 - 4.4 4.4 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/06 Time 23:44

Botswana Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Botswana 6M 1.506 - 1.506 1.506 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 13:35
Botswana 3Y 4.806 - 4.806 4.806 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 13:35
Botswana 5Y 5.376 - 5.376 5.387 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/17 Time 22:33
Botswana 20Y 6.812 - 6.647 6.812 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/17 Time 22:33
Australia 10Y 10.549 - 10.549 10.549 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/06 Time 11:34

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

13.90 21 Feb 404 -6683 : 4102 Monthly Feb/21

Bank Lending Rate

5.25 21 Feb 5.25 5.25 : 16.5 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

104533.80 21 Jan 103259 14842 : 105995 Monthly

Business Confidence

58.00 18 Jun 46 28 : 82 Biannually Jun/18

CPI Transportation

108.80 21 Apr 103 31.74 : 110 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

54501.19 20 Dec 59651 50627 : 89975 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

0 20 Dec 1520 -2968 : 5319 Yearly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 54.54 3.96 : 55.49 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 90 56 : 91 Yearly

Consumer Credit

43069.15 21 Feb 42997 6326 : 43069 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

109.60 21 Apr 106 22.15 : 110 Monthly

Consumer Spending

12613.50 20 Dec 11792 3381 : 12614 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

110.10 21 Apr 108 89.5 : 110 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

6.10 21 Apr 3.9 1.5 : 7.7 Monthly

Corporate Tax Rate

22.00 20 Dec 22 22 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 61 54 : 65 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 34 23 : 38 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Apr 109 29.56 : 113 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 May : Monthly 70

Currency

10.66 21 May 10.72 4.16 : 12.36 Daily

Current Account

-3792.59 20 Dec -3848 -10419 : 13555 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

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

Deposit Interest Rate

1.36 21 Mar 1.36 1.09 : 13.7 Monthly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 86 39 : 87 Yearly

Employed Persons

477716.00 20 Dec 492914 301978 : 492914 Quarterly Dec/20

Exports

517.00 21 Jan 5872 146 : 10747 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Dec 14687 1772 : 154791 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Sep 17636 7660 : 18939 Quarterly

Food Inflation

6.80 21 Apr 4 -1.3 : 25.17 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

291.50 20 Dec 594 -1473 : 3369 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Feb 5348 4941 : 10346 Monthly

GDP

18.34 19 Dec 18.66 0.03 : 18.66 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-4.10 20 Dec -6 -24 : 18.2 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

24264.40 20 Dec 23393 11790 : 25310 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

390.40 20 Dec 396 183 : 433 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

1824.90 20 Dec 1740 553 : 1887 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

1494.90 20 Dec 1431 618 : 1518 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

1887.20 20 Dec 2022 956 : 5023 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

3303.10 20 Dec 3314 1790 : 3314 Quarterly

GDP From Services

5090.40 20 Dec 4601 1297 : 5563 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

1514.40 20 Dec 1471 396 : 1627 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

260.80 20 Dec 339 47.7 : 339 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

3.70 20 Dec 24.1 -24.8 : 24.1 Quarterly Dec/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

-5556.40 20 Sep -7352 -7352 : 4392 Quarterly

Government Debt

29228.70 20 Dec 26025 2426 : 29229 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

17.70 19 Dec 18.1 5.98 : 27.5 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Sep 10284 8843 : 17094 Quarterly

Government Spending

21317.80 20 Dec 20442 3877 : 21318 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

30535.10 20 Dec 33267 12271 : 33267 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 11853 7219 : 29991 Quarterly

Imports

113.30 21 Jan 7651 113 : 9778 Monthly

Industrial Production

-15.90 20 Dec -8.6 -46.3 : 36.44 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

5.60 21 Apr 2.4 0.9 : 15.06 Monthly Apr/21

Inflation Rate Mom

3.30 21 Apr 0.8 -1.2 : 3.3 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.75 21 Apr 3.75 3.75 : 15.5 Daily Apr/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2209 299 : 2553 Quarterly

Lending Rate

5.25 21 Feb 5.25 5.25 : 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 21 Feb 22850 4374 : 23664 Monthly

Military Expenditure

0 19 Dec 498 15.8 : 586 Yearly

Mining Production

-27.10 20 Dec -15.5 -91.6 : 624 Quarterly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Dec 24172 6523 : 25141 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Dec 91712 35698 : 91712 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 20 Dec 91712 35698 : 91712 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly

Population

2.37 20 Dec 2.3 0.5 : 2.37 Yearly Dec/20

Sales Tax Rate

12.00 20 Dec 12 10 : 12 Yearly

Stock Market

6596.39 21 May 6588 -7536 : 11097 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

23.30 20 Dec 18.2 13.9 : 26.2 Yearly Dec/20

Wages

5392.00 20 Dec 5392 3447 : 6533 Quarterly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 13.90 1200 255 255 163 255 Feb/21
Bank Lending Rate 5.25 4.25 4.25 4.25 4.75 4.25
Banks Balance Sheet 104533.80 104200 104000 104000 104200 106000
Business Confidence 58.00 67 72 74 67 74 Jun/18
CPI Transportation 108.80 103 104 108 99.72 108
Central Bank Balance Sheet 54501.19 79250 79500 79500 79250 79700
Consumer Credit 43069.15 44358 46080 45706 43223 48615
Consumer Price Index Cpi 109.60 110 110 112 109 114
Consumer Spending 12613.50 12653 13560 13408 10989 14305
Core Consumer Prices 110.10 109 110 111 109 114
Core Inflation Rate 6.10 3.8 3.6 3.3 4 3.5
Corporate Tax Rate 22.00 22 22 22 22 22
Currency 10.66 10.88 10.95 11.01 10.82 11.14
Current Account -3792.59 -2500 -2000 -2000 -2500 -2000
Current Account to GDP 1.00 -3 -3 -3 -3 4 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 1.36 0.36 0.36 0.36 0.86 0.36
Employed Persons 477716.00 446500 446000 446000 446500 446000 Dec/20
Exports 517.00 6800 6900 6900 6800 6900
Food Inflation 6.80 6 4 3.7 8 3.4
Foreign Direct Investment 291.50 850 1000 1000 850 1000
GDP 18.34 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 21
GDP Annual Growth Rate -4.10 7.3 7.5 6.3 6.5 5.5
GDP Constant Prices 24264.40 25101 26084 25793 20082 27519
GDP From Agriculture 390.40 425 420 415 418 443
GDP From Construction 1824.90 1866 1962 1940 1279 2070
GDP From Manufacturing 1494.90 1535 1607 1589 1071 1695
GDP From Mining 1887.20 2170 2029 2006 1019 2140
GDP From Public Administration 3303.10 3556 3551 3511 3462 3746
GDP From Services 5090.40 4937 5472 5411 3541 5773
GDP From Transport 1514.40 1579 1628 1610 1380 1718
GDP From Utilities 260.80 364 280 277 281 296
GDP Growth Rate 3.70 1.3 2.2 2.2 2 1 Dec/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 17766.50 17250 17250 17250 17250 17500
GDP per capita 8093.00 7200 7200 7200 7200 7500
Government Budget -3.90 -4 -4 -4 -4 -2.7
Government Budget Value -5556.40 -2987 -3597 -3597 -2987 -3597
Government Debt 29228.70 26700 27300 27300 26700 27300
Government Debt to GDP 17.70 25 25 25 25 17 Dec/19
Government Spending 21317.80 21934 22917 22661 21770 24177
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 30535.10 35696 32825 32459 35430 34631
Imports 113.30 5600 5800 5800 5600 5800
Industrial Production -15.90 2.3 1.7 1.7 2.3 1.7
Inflation Rate 5.60 6.5 5.7 5.3 6.2 3.2 Apr/21
Inflation Rate Mom 3.30 2.3 1.8 0.7 4 0.6
Interest Rate 3.75 2.75 2.75 2.75 3.25 2.5 Apr/21
Lending Rate 5.25 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25
Mining Production -27.10 7 5.6 5.6 7 5.6
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 2.37 2.4 2.37 2.37 2.4 2.41 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 12.00 14 14 14 14 14
Stock Market 6596.39 6516 6480 6444 6552 6373
Unemployment Rate 23.30 18.6 18.6 18.3 18.6 18.3 Dec/20
Wages 5392.00 6500 6500 6500 6500 6500 Dec/20