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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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Botswana Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/BWP Ask 11.0619 11.0497 11.0254 11.0742 0.01 0.11% 2021/03/02 Time 17:28
BWP/ZAR Ask 1.3573 - 1.3573 1.3573 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 18:21
ZAR/BWP Ask 0.7363 - 0.7363 0.7363 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 18:21
BWP/USD Ask 0.0906 - 0.0906 0.0909 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 15:51
EUR/BWP Ask 13.2929 - 13.2929 13.2929 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/28 Time 8:21

Botswana Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
BSE Domestic Company 6670.1 - 6670.1 6670.1 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/26 Time 18:02
BSE Foreign Company 1550.93 - 1550.93 1550.93 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/18 Time 18:02

Botswana Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
First National Bank Botswana 2.15 - 2.15 2.15 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/26 Time 19:37
Turnstar Holdings 2.1 - 2.1 2.1 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/25 Time 19:36
Engen Botswana 10.15 - 10.15 10.15 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/25 Time 19:36
Letshego Holdings 0.75 - 0.75 0.75 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/24 Time 19:37
Chobe Holdings 9.3 - 9.3 9.3 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/24 Time 19:37

Botswana Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Botswana 6M 1.105 - 1.105 1.146 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 22:31
Botswana 3Y 3.887 - 3.867 3.887 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/01 Time 22:31
Botswana 20Y 6.11 - 6.11 6.11 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/23 Time 13:03
Australia 10Y 6.11 - 6.11 6.11 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/23 Time 12:32
Botswana 5Y 5.165 - 5.164 5.165 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/23 Time 11:03

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-1778.40 20 Dec -1551 -6683 : 4102 Monthly Dec/20

Bank Lending Rate

5.25 20 Dec 5.25 5.25 : 16.5 Monthly

Banks Balance Sheet

103536.00 20 Oct 103302 14842 : 103914 Monthly

Business Confidence

58.00 18 Jun 46 28 : 82 Biannually Jun/18

CPI Transportation

99.60 21 Jan 98.7 31.74 : 110 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

59650.75 20 Nov 58429 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

42865.47 20 Dec 42722 6326 : 42865 Monthly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

104.90 21 Jan 104 22.15 : 105 Monthly

Consumer Spending

11792.00 20 Sep 10319 3381 : 12276 Quarterly

Core Consumer Prices

106.70 21 Jan 106 89.5 : 107 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

3.30 20 Dec 3.4 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 Jan 108 29.56 : 109 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Mar : Monthly 70

Currency

11.05 21 Mar 10.95 4.16 : 12.36 Daily

Current Account

-3847.76 20 Sep -6985 -12190 : 15080 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

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

Deposit Interest Rate

1.36 20 Dec 1.36 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

5872.40 20 Dec 5544 146 : 10747 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Sep 15353 1772 : 154791 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Jun 14303 7660 : 18939 Quarterly

Food Inflation

3.40 21 Jan 3.6 -1.3 : 25.17 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

594.28 20 Sep 622 -1473 : 3369 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Nov 5037 5037 : 10346 Monthly

GDP

18.34 19 Dec 18.66 0.03 : 18.66 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-6.00 20 Sep -24 -24 : 18.2 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

23403.80 20 Sep 18856 11790 : 25310 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

396.30 20 Sep 392 183 : 433 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

1739.50 20 Sep 1200 553 : 1887 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

1430.90 20 Sep 1005 618 : 1518 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

2022.30 20 Sep 956 956 : 5023 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

3314.40 20 Sep 3250 1790 : 3314 Quarterly

GDP From Services

4547.30 20 Sep 3325 1297 : 5563 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

1471.40 20 Sep 1296 396 : 1627 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

368.70 20 Sep 264 47.7 : 369 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

24.10 20 Sep -24.8 -24.8 : 24.1 Quarterly Sep/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

-7362.30 20 Jun -1515 -7362 : 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 Jun 12788 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

7650.80 20 Dec 7094 1382 : 9778 Monthly

Industrial Production

-46.30 20 Jun -1.9 -46.3 : 36.44 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

2.30 21 Jan 2.2 0.9 : 15.06 Monthly Jan/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.50 21 Jan 0.1 -1.2 : 3.23 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.75 21 Feb 3.75 3.75 : 15.5 Daily Feb/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2209 299 : 2553 Quarterly

Lending Rate

5.25 20 Dec 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 20 Dec 22739 4374 : 23664 Monthly

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 522 15 : 559 Yearly

Mining Production

-15.50 20 Sep -65.1 -91.6 : 624 Quarterly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Nov 23180 6523 : 25141 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Nov 89067 35698 : 91712 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 20 Nov 89067 35698 : 91712 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

6670.10 21 Mar 6670 -7536 : 11097 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

18.20 19 Dec 17.9 13.9 : 26.2 Yearly Dec/19

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 -1778.40 1200 1200 255 163 255 Dec/20
Bank Lending Rate 5.25 4.75 4.25 4.25 4.75 4.25
Banks Balance Sheet 103536.00 104200 104200 104000 104000 106000
Business Confidence 58.00 67 72 74 67 74 Jun/18
CPI Transportation 99.60 96.53 98.94 101 104 105
Central Bank Balance Sheet 59650.75 79250 79250 79500 79300 79700
Consumer Credit 42865.47 43223 44358 46054 42497 48126
Consumer Price Index Cpi 104.90 105 106 107 105 111
Consumer Spending 11792.00 10989 12653 12712 12487 13284
Core Consumer Prices 106.70 106 107 105 106 108
Core Inflation Rate 3.30 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.7 2.4
Corporate Tax Rate 22.00 22 22 22 22 22
Currency 11.05 11.08 11.15 11.22 11.02 11.35
Current Account -3847.76 -2500 -2500 -2000 -2500 -2000
Current Account to GDP 1.00 -3 -3 -3 -3 4 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 1.36 0.86 0.36 0.36 0.86 0.36
Employed Persons 492914.00 446500 446500 446000 446500 446000 Mar/20
Exports 5872.40 6800 6800 6900 6800 6900
Food Inflation 3.40 3.3 3.5 3.4 3.5 3.6
Foreign Direct Investment 594.28 850 850 1000 850 1000
GDP 18.34 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 21
GDP Annual Growth Rate -6.00 6.5 7.3 7.8 4.3 4.5
GDP Constant Prices 23403.80 20082 25112 25229 26169 26365
GDP From Agriculture 396.30 418 425 427 394 446
GDP From Construction 1739.50 1279 1866 1875 1964 1960
GDP From Manufacturing 1430.90 1071 1535 1543 1497 1612
GDP From Mining 2022.30 1019 2170 2180 2504 2278
GDP From Public Administration 3314.40 3462 3556 3573 3378 3734
GDP From Services 4547.30 3541 4879 4902 5756 5123
GDP From Transport 1471.40 1380 1579 1586 1635 1658
GDP From Utilities 368.70 281 396 397 252 415
GDP Growth Rate 24.10 2 1.3 2.2 1.8 1 Sep/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 -7362.30 -2987 -2987 -3597 -2987 -3597
Government Debt 26025.20 26700 26700 27300 26700 27300
Government Debt to GDP 23.00 25 25 25 25 17 Dec/19
Government Spending 20425.40 21753 21916 22019 21304 23009
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 33230.90 35391 35657 35823 34660 37435
Imports 7650.80 5600 5600 5800 5600 5800
Industrial Production -46.30 2.3 2.3 1.7 2.3 1.7
Inflation Rate 2.30 2.8 2 2.8 2.2 3.4 Jan/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.50 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.6
Interest Rate 3.75 3.25 2.75 2.75 3.25 2.5 Feb/21
Lending Rate 5.25 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25
Mining Production -15.50 7 7 5.6 7 5.6
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 2.30 2.4 2.4 2.37 2.4 2.41 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 12.00 14 14 14 14 14
Stock Market 6670.10 6597 6561 6525 6633 6453
Unemployment Rate 18.20 18.6 18.6 18.6 18.6 18.3 Dec/19
Wages 5392.00 6500 6500 6500 6500 6500 Dec/20