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Botswana  

Botswana, is a country located at Southern Africa, it has an area of 581,730 Km2,

Botswana, with a population of 2,291,661 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 4 people per km2.

The capital is Gaborone and its currency is Pula

Botswana is holding the 116 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 2,212 millions of euros2,448 millions of dollars, ( 15.48% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 983€ euros per inhabitant1,088$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Botswana, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.717 points in 2017, leaving it in 101th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Botswana are business, you must know it's in the 81th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Botswana, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Gaborone: Monthly Temp.
Gaborone: Monthly Rainfall
Botswana Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201715,048M.€
Annual GDP [+]201717,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]20176,567€
GDP per capita [+]20177,418$
Debt [+]20162,212
Debt [+]20162,448
Debt (%GDP) [+]201615.48%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016983€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,088$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-159
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-176
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.12%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20164,726.0
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20165,231.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2009709.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2009989.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200920.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20148.84%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017459.4
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017518.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20179.24%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201633.07%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,100€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,325$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009358€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009499$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014180€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014239$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017200€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017226$
Moody's Rating [+]04/27/2018A2
S&P Rating [+]02/15/2010A-
Corruption Index [+]201761
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201890º
Fragile States Index [+]201562.8
Innovation Ranking [+]201789º
Labour
NMW [+]2013100.2 $
NMW [+]201376.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201696º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/14/20189.7943
Business
Doing Business [+]201881º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015177.31
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201112.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201625.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20175,219.3 M.€
Exports [+]20175,896.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201734.68%
Imports [+]20174,549.0 M.€
Imports [+]20175,139.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201730.23%
Trade balance [+]2017670.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017757.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20174.45%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20174
Population [+]20172,291,661
Immigrant stock [+]2017166,430
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201628.9
% Immigrant [+]20177.26%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016150.1
Emigrant stock [+]201780,103
% Emigrant [+]20173.50%
HDI [+]20170.717
Global Peace Ranking [+]201829º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201654º
Birth Rate [+]201623.67‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.73
Crude death rate [+]20166.68‰
Life expectancy [+]201666.80
Number of homicides [+]2012368
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201218.40
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20162.86