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Monday May 20 2019
Deposit Interest Rate in Botswana at 1.58 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Botswana remained unchanged at 1.58 percent in March from 1.58 percent in February of 2019.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Loans To Private Sector at 22404.31 BWP Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Botswana decreased to 22404.31 BWP Million in February from 23093.25 BWP Million in January of 2019.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Money Supply M1 at 17310.01 BWP Million  
Money Supply M1 in Botswana decreased to 17310.01 BWP Million in December from 17428.10 BWP Million in November of 2018.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Money Supply M2 at 78433.43 BWP Million  
Money Supply M2 in Botswana decreased to 78433.43 BWP Million in December from 80603.73 BWP Million in November of 2018.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Foreign Exchange Reserves at 7096.00 USD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Botswana increased to 7096 USD Million in January from 6657 USD Million in December of 2018.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Banks Balance Sheet at 91553.10 BWP Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Botswana increased to 91553.10 BWP Million in February from 91332.10 BWP Million in January of 2019.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Bank Lending Rate at 6.50 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Botswana remained unchanged at 6.50 percent in February from 6.50 percent in January of 2019.
Monday May 20 2019
Botswana Consumer Credit at 35233.22 BWP Million  
Consumer Credit in Botswana decreased to 35233.22 BWP Million in February from 35234.82 BWP Million in January of 2019.
Sunday May 19 2019
Botswana - Credit Rating at 72.00  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Botswana stands at A- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Botswana was last set at A2 with stable outlook.
Saturday May 18 2019
Botswana Cpi Housing Utilities at 100.30 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Botswana remained unchanged at 100.30 Index Points in April from 100.30 Index Points in March of 2019.
Saturday May 18 2019
Botswana CPI Transportation at 100.70 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Botswana increased to 100.70 Index Points in April of 2019 from 100.50 Index Points in March of 2019.
Saturday May 18 2019
Botswana Core Consumer Prices at 101.00 Index Points  
Core Consumer Prices in Botswana increased to 101 Index Points in April from 100.80 Index Points in March of 2019.
Wednesday May 15 2019
Botswana Inflation Rate at 2.50 percent  
The annual inflation rate in Botswana declined to 2.5% in April 2019 from 3.3% in the prior month. It is the lowest inflation rate since at least January 1997, amid slowing prices of transport (7.6% vs 9.9% in March); housing & utilities (1.7% vs 3.2%) and miscellaneous goods & services (4.9% vs 5.7%). In contrast, cost rose faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (0.4% vs 0.1%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices inched up 0.6%, after increasing 0.1% in the previous month.
Wednesday May 15 2019
Botswana Inflation Rate MoM at 0.60 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Botswana increased 0.60 percent in April of 2019 over the previous month.
Wednesday May 15 2019
Botswana Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 100.60 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Botswana increased to 100.60 Index Points in March from 100.50 Index Points in February of 2019.
Thursday May 09 2019
Botswana Mining Production at 15.10 percent  
Mining production in Botswana increased 15.10 percent in December of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday May 06 2019
Botswana Military Expenditure at 502.00 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Botswana decreased to 502 USD Million in 2018 from 522 USD Million in 2017.
Saturday May 04 2019
Botswana Lending Rate at 6.50 percent  
Lending Rate in Botswana remained unchanged at 6.50 percent in February from 6.50 percent in January of 2019.
Saturday May 04 2019
Botswana Foreign Direct Investment at 579.46 BWP Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Botswana increased by 579.46 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Saturday May 04 2019
Botswana Current Account at -924.23 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a Current Account deficit of 924.23 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Friday April 26 2019
Botswana Balance of Trade at -3027.50 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a trade deficit of BWP 3027.5 million in February of 2019 compared to a BWP 1611.2 million gap in the same month a year ago. It is the largest trade shortfall since November 2015. Imports climbed 20.6 percent to BWP 6206.2 million, fuelled by purchases of diamonds (54.8 percent); vehicles & transport equipment (36.6 percent) and metal & metal products (18 percent). Main import partners were South Africa (47.6 percent of total purchases), Canada (18.5 percent), Namibia (5.8 percent) and India (5.8 percent). In contrast, exports tumbled 10.1 percent to BWP 3178.7 million, mainly dragged down by lower shipments of diamonds (-5.6 percent). Major export partners were India (18.6 percent of total shipments), Belgium (17.8 percent), the UAE (12.5 percent), South Africa (11.7 percent) and Namibia (11.5 percent).
Friday April 26 2019
Botswana Imports at 6206.20 BWP Million  
Imports to Botswana climbed 20.6 percent year-on-year to BWP 6206.2 million in February 2019, fuelled by purchases of diamonds (54.8 percent); vehicles & transport equipment (36.6 percent) and metal & metal products (18 percent). Main import partners were South Africa (47.6 percent of total purchases), Canada (18.5 percent), Namibia (5.8 percent) and India (5.8 percent).
Friday April 26 2019
Botswana Exports at 3178.70 Million BWP  
Exports from Botswana tumbled 10.1 percent year-on-year to BWP 3178.7 million in February 2019, mainly dragged down by lower shipments of diamonds (-5.6 percent). Major export partners were India (18.6 percent of total shipments), Belgium (17.8 percent), the UAE (12.5 percent), South Africa (11.7 percent) and Namibia (11.5 percent).
Wednesday April 24 2019
Botswana Interest Rate at 5.00 percent  
The Central Bank of Botswana left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 5 percent at its April 24th meeting. The annual inflation rate stood at 3.3 percent in March, unchanged from the previous month and close to the lower bound of the medium-term objective range (3-6 percent). Regarding growth, the economy expanded 4.5 percent in 2018 from 2.9 percent in 2017, as mining output recovered sharply helped by diamonds (7.4 percent vs -11.1 percent).
Wednesday April 24 2019
Botswana GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.10 percent  
The economy of Botswana advanced 4.1 percent year-on-year in Q4 2018, after a 4 percent expansion in the previous period. Main drivers of growth were mining (13.9 percent vs -2.7 percent in Q3); transport & communication (7.1 percent vs 5.9 percent); finance & business services (4.9 percent vs 5.1 percent); general government (3.8 percent vs 3.2 percent) and manufacturing (3.6 percent vs 2.5 percent). Considering the 2018 year as a whole, the GDP expanded 4.5 percent from 2.9 percent in 2017, as mining output recovered notably (7.4 percent vs -11.1 percent).
Monday April 22 2019
Botswana Government Budget at -1.00 percent of GDP  
Botswana recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 1 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Tuesday April 16 2019
Botswana Government Revenues at 13408.80 BWP Million  
Government Revenues in Botswana decreased to 13408.80 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018 from 16026.30 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday April 16 2019
Botswana Fiscal Expenditure at 13708.50 BWP Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Botswana decreased to 13708.50 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018 from 14932.60 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday April 16 2019
Botswana Government Budget Value at -299.80 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a government budget deficit of 299.80 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Tuesday April 16 2019
Botswana Central Bank Balance Sheet at 72150.04 BWP Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Botswana decreased to 72150.04 BWP Million in December from 75274.21 BWP Million in November of 2018.
Monday April 15 2019
Botswana Core Inflation Rate at 1.60 percent  
Core consumer prices in Botswana increased 1.60 percent in March of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 15 2019
Botswana Food Inflation at 0.10 percent  
Cost of food in Botswana increased 0.10 percent in March of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 15 2019
Botswana GDP Constant Prices at 24850.90 BWP Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Botswana increased to 24850.90 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 24174.40 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday April 13 2019
Botswana Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 30833.10 BWP Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Botswana increased to 30833.10 BWP Million in 2018 from 28704.90 BWP Million in 2017.
Saturday April 13 2019
Botswana Changes in Inventories at -2940.60 BWP Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Botswana decreased by 2940.60 BWP Million in 2018.
Saturday April 13 2019
Botswana Government Spending at 19729.30 BWP Million  
Government Spending in Botswana increased to 19729.30 BWP Million in 2018 from 19349 BWP Million in 2017.
Saturday April 06 2019
Botswana Money Supply M3 at 78433.43 BWP Million  
Money Supply M3 in Botswana decreased to 78433.43 BWP Million in December from 80603.73 BWP Million in November of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Agriculture at 385.50 BWP Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Botswana decreased to 385.50 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 391.90 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Construction at 1831.00 BWP Million  
GDP From Construction in Botswana increased to 1831 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 1823.10 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Manufacturing at 1494.30 BWP Millon  
GDP From Manufacturing in Botswana increased to 1494.30 BWP Millon in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 1470.40 BWP Millon in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Mining at 2706.80 BWP Million  
GDP From Mining in Botswana increased to 2706.80 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 2440 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From General Government at 3102.70 BWP Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Botswana decreased to 3102.70 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 3104.20 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Services at 5431.80 BWP Million  
GDP From Services in Botswana increased to 5431.80 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 5085.70 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Transport and Communications at 1554.40 BWP Million  
GDP From Transport in Botswana increased to 1554.40 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 1537.10 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana GDP From Utilities at 266.00 BWP Million  
GDP From Utilities in Botswana decreased to 266 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 315.50 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday March 30 2019
Botswana Consumer Spending at 11251.20 BWP Million  
Consumer Spending in Botswana decreased to 11251.20 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2018 from 11278.70 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Friday March 29 2019
Botswana GDP Growth Rate at 3.00 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana expanded 3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018 over the previous quarter.
Monday February 11 2019
Botswana Terrorism Index at 0.00  
Terrorism Index in Botswana remained unchanged at 0 in 2017 from 0 in 2016.
Wednesday February 06 2019
Botswana Population at 2.29 Million  
The total population in Botswana was estimated at 2.3 million people in 2017, according to the latest census figures.
Wednesday February 06 2019
Botswana Unemployment Rate at 18.10 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Botswana increased to 18.10 percent in 2017 from 17.60 percent in 2016.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Botswana Corruption Index at 61.00 Points  
Botswana scored 61 points out of 100 on the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Botswana Corruption Rank at 34.00  
Botswana is the 34 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday January 28 2019
Botswana Employed Persons at 417162.00  
The number of employed persons in Botswana increased to 417162 in the third quarter of 2018 from 413186 in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday January 28 2019
Botswana Wages at 6347.00 BWP/Month  
Wages in Botswana decreased to 6347 BWP/Month in the third quarter of 2018 from 6430 BWP/Month in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday January 28 2019
Botswana Total Public External Debt at 16072.40 BWP Million  
External Debt in Botswana decreased to 16072.40 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2018 from 16513 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday November 05 2018
Ease of Doing Business in Botswana at 86.00  
Botswana is ranked 86 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Botswana deteriorated to 86 in 2018 from 81 in 2017.
Wednesday October 31 2018
Botswana Living Wage Individual at 2700.00 BWP/Month  
Living Wage Individual in Botswana decreased to 2700 BWP/Month in 2018 from 3620 BWP/Month in 2017.
Wednesday October 31 2018
Botswana Living Wage Family at 4640.00 BWP/Month  
Living Wage Family in Botswana decreased to 4640 BWP/Month in 2018 from 5400 BWP/Month in 2017.
Thursday October 18 2018
Botswana Competitiveness Rank at 90.00  
Botswana is the 90 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday October 18 2018
Botswana Competitiveness Index at 54.54 Points  
Botswana scored 54.54 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday October 08 2018
Botswana Industrial Production at 5.40 percent  
Industrial Production in Botswana increased 5.40 percent in the second quarter of 2018 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Tuesday October 02 2018
Botswana Current Account to GDP at 12.00 percent  
Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 12 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Friday September 21 2018
Botswana Business Confidence at 58.00 Index Points  
The business confidence index in Botswana increased to 58 in the first half of 2018 from 46 in the previous period. Confidence among domestic-oriented businesses rose to 58 from 46 in the last half of 2017, and export-oriented businesses advanced to 55 from 50. Looking ahead, there is an increase in optimism.
Monday July 09 2018
Botswana GDP per capita PPP at 15807.37 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Botswana was last recorded at 15807.37 US dollars in 2017, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Botswana, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 89 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 09 2018
Botswana GDP per capita at 7523.22 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Botswana was last recorded at 7523.22 US dollars in 2017. The GDP per Capita in Botswana is equivalent to 60 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 09 2018
Botswana GDP at 17.41 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana was worth 17.41 billion US dollars in 2017. The GDP value of Botswana represents 0.03 percent of the world economy.
Friday April 13 2018
Botswana Government Debt to GDP at 22.30 percent  
Botswana recorded a government debt equivalent to 22.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Friday March 02 2018
Botswana Government Debt at 26977.00 BWP Million  
Government Debt in Botswana increased to 26977 BWP Million in 2017 from 26216.40 BWP Million in 2016.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Botswana Sales Tax Rate - VAT at 12.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Botswana stands at 12 percent.
Monday February 12 2018
Botswana Personal Income Tax Rate at 25.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Botswana stands at 25 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Botswana Corporate Tax Rate at 22.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Botswana stands at 22 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Botswana Temperature at 18.51 celsius  
Temperature in Botswana increased to 18.51 celsius in August from 16.66 celsius in July of 2013.
Friday October 27 2017
Botswana Internet Speed at 2552.88 KBps  
Internet Speed in Botswana increased to 2552.88 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 2208.73 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Botswana IP Addresses at 10680.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Botswana decreased to 10680 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 11853 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Thursday July 20 2017
Botswana Construction Spending at 44415.10  
Construction Spending in Botswana increased to 44415.10 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 43451.10 in the fourth quarter of 2015.
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