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

Botswana, with a population of 2,250,260 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 2,210 millions of euros2,447 millions of dollars, ( 15.47% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 982€ euros per inhabitant1,087$ 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 0.698 points in 2015, leaving it in 107th place in the table of 187 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
GDP Mill. € [+]201614,076M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201615,581M.$
GDP per capita [+]20166,255€
GDP per capita [+]20166,924$
Debt [+]20162,210
Debt [+]20162,447
Debt (%GDP) [+]201615.47%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016982€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,087$
Deficit [+]2016-159
Deficit [+]2016-176
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.12%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20164,723.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20165,228.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2009712.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2009993.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200920.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20148.84%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016465.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016514.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20147.68%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201633.06%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,099€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,323$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009360€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009502$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014180€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014239$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016207€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2016229$
Moody's Rating [+]04/22/2016A2
S&P Rating [+]02/15/2010A-
Corruption Index [+]201761
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201763º
Fragile States Index [+]201562.8
Innovation Ranking [+]201690º
NMW [+]2013100.2 $
NMW [+]201376.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201588º
Euro / Pula [+]02/22/201811.7026
Doing Business [+]201881º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015177.30
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201112.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201625.0%
Exports [+]20166,653.8 M.€
Exports [+]20167,365.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201647.27%
Imports [+]20165,529.4 M.€
Imports [+]20166,120.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201639.28%
Trade balance [+]20161,124.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]20161,244.6 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20167.99%
Density [+]20164
Population [+]20162,250,260
Immigrant stock [+]2015160,644
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201628.9
% Immigrant [+]20157.27%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016150.1
Emigrant stock [+]201558,346
% Emigrant [+]20152.64%
HDI [+]20150.698
Global Peace Ranking [+]201727º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201654º
Birth Rate [+]201524.14‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.77
Crude death rate [+]20157.02‰
Life expectancy [+]201565.75
Number of homicides [+]2012368
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201218.40
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20153.07