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

Botswana, with a population of 2,254,126 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 2018 was 1,935 millions of euros2,285 millions of dollars, ( 12.12% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 858€ euros per inhabitant1,014$ 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 86th 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
Annual GDP [+]201815,762M.€
Annual GDP [+]201818,615M.$
GDP per capita [+]20186,993€
GDP per capita [+]20188,258$
Debt [+]20181,935
Debt [+]20182,285
Debt (%GDP) [+]201812.12%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018858€
Debt Per Capita [+]20181,014$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-486
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-574
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-4.59%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20184,986.7
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20185,889.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2009709.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2009989.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200920.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017714.2
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017806.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201714.32%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018438.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018517.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20188.56%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201831.23%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20182,212€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20182,613$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009358€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009499$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017312€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017353$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018195€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2018230$
Moody's Rating [+]05/29/2020A2
S&P Rating [+]03/27/2020BBB+
Corruption Index [+]201861
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201991º
Fragile States Index [+]201862.0
Innovation Ranking [+]201891º
NMW [+]2013100.2 $
NMW [+]201376.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201791º
US Dollar exchange rate [+]11/25/202011.0375
Doing Business [+]201986º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20191,050
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.47
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015177.31
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201112.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20171,623,000
Exports [+]20194,487.3 M.€
Exports [+]20195,023.6 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201835.39%
Imports [+]20195,871.2 M.€
Imports [+]20196,572.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201833.77%
Trade balance [+]2019-1,383.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-1,549.2 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20181.61%
Density [+]20184
Global Peace Ranking [+]202033º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201720.4
% Immigrant [+]20194.91%
% Emigrant [+]20193.84%
Birth Rate [+]201824.82‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017164.9
Crude death rate [+]20185.74‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.87
Population [+]20182,254,126
Immigrant stock [+]2019110,596
Emigrant stock [+]201986,501
HDI [+]20170.717
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201855º
Life expectancy [+]201869.28
Suicides [+]2015220
Suicide rate [+]20159.96
Number of homicides [+]2010303
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201015.00
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20183.19
Consumption GWh [+]20183,301
Generation GWh [+]20182,970
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]11/24/20207,692
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/24/202031
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/24/202013.75
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/24/20209,992