Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Currency 12.90 13.12 13.3 13.48 13.67 14.05
Stock Market (points) 7644.14 7600 7574 7548 7523 7471

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.50 3 1.8 2.5 3.5 3
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.60 4.7 3.9 5 4.6 5
Unemployment Rate (%) 24.50 26 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Inflation Rate (%) 13.10 12.7 12 9.3 6.5 7.2
Interest Rate (%) 2.65 2.65 3.15 3.15 3.15 3.15
Balance of Trade (BWP Million ) -2986.20 -800 300 300 300 1600
Current Account (BWP Million ) 6189.26 -2000 -2000 -2000 -2000 -2000
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.50 2 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 24.20 26.8 26.8 26.8 26.8 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.10 -3.4 -3 -3 -3 -3
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 22.00 22 22 22 22 22
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.50 3 1.8 2.5 3.5 3
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.60 4.7 3.9 5 4.6 5
GDP (USD Billion) 17.61 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
GDP Constant Prices (BWP Million) 48805.60 50500 48680 51461 51246 51114
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BWP Million) 10177.00 11297 10636 10686 10645 11862
GDP per Capita (USD) 6887.75 7150 7150 7150 7150 7300
GDP per Capita PPP (USD) 16023.85 17500 17500 17500 17500 17500
GDP from Agriculture (BWP Million) 791.30 828 811 831 828 870
GDP from Construction (BWP Million) 4267.00 4382 4538 4626 4480 4765
GDP from Manufacturing (BWP Million) 2659.20 2674 2692 2761 2792 2826
GDP from Mining (BWP Million) 9864.00 11981 9864 11397 10357 10357
GDP from Public Administration (BWP Million) 8345.60 8275 8269 8454 8763 8682
GDP from Services (BWP Million) 5090.40 5375 5330 5289 5345 5596
GDP from Transport (BWP Million) 808.30 834 857 859 849 900
GDP from Utilities (BWP Million) 757.80 389 385 558 796 405

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 24.50 26 23.7 23.7 23.7 23.7
Population (Million) 2.41 2.45 2.47 2.47 2.47 2.47
Employed Persons 494457.00 446000 446000 446000 446000 446000
Wages (BWP/Month) 6299.00 6500 6500 6500 6500 6500

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 13.10 12.7 12 9.3 6.5 7.2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 128.10 128 131 136 136 137
Core Consumer Prices (points) 122.20 122 123 127 129 128
Core Inflation Rate (%) 8.00 7.5 7 6.5 6 5
Food Inflation (%) 15.80 13.5 10 8.5 6.8 5.2
Inflation Rate MoM (%) 0.20 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.2
CPI Transportation (points) 155.40 156 157 157 158 158

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Interest Rate (%) 2.65 2.65 3.15 3.15 3.15 3.15
Banks Balance Sheet (BWP Million) 119646.60 110000 110000 110000 110000 118000
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1.52 1.52 2.02 2.02 2.02 2.02
Lending Rate (%) 6.76 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25 6.25
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 4102.00 5000 4700 4700 4700 5100
Central Bank Balance Sheet (BWP Million) 56406.75 59800 61000 61000 61000 62000

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Balance of Trade (BWP Million ) -2986.20 -800 300 300 300 1600
Current Account (BWP Million ) 6189.26 -2000 -2000 -2000 -2000 -2000
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.50 2 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7
Imports (BWP Million) 11805.20 7100 6800 6800 6800 5800
Exports (Million BWP) 8819.00 6300 7100 7100 7100 7400
Foreign Direct Investment (BWP Million) 219.80 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000
External Debt (BWP Million) 17462.20 15500 16701 16669 16733 17502

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 24.20 26.8 26.8 26.8 26.8 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.10 -3.4 -3 -3 -3 -3
Government Spending (BWP Million) 54744.50 56015 57317 56880 57482 60183
Government Debt (BWP Million) 33706.10 27300 27300 27300 27300 27300
Government Budget Value (BWP Million) 838.50 -3597 -3597 -3597 -3597 -3597

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 22.00 22 22 22 22 22
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Sales Tax Rate (%) 12.00 14 14 14 14 14

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Mining Production (%) -3.40 10 10 3 3 3
Industrial Production (%) 1.90 4.3 2.7 5 5 5

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2023
Consumer Spending (BWP Million) 20241.40 21383 20966 21253 21173 22452
Consumer Credit (BWP Million) 47252.48 47760 47738 48613 49426 50148
Bank Lending Rate (%) 6.76 6.76 7.26 7.26 7.26 7.26