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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 117 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 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201715,408M.€
Annual GDP [+]201717,407M.$
GDP per capita [+]20176,724€
GDP per capita [+]20177,596$
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.$) [+]2009989.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200920.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016432.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2016478.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20169.15%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017470.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017531.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20179.24%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201633.07%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,100€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20162,325$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009358€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009499$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016192€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2016212$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017205€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2017232$
Moody's Rating [+]04/27/2018A2
S&P Rating [+]02/15/2010A-
Corruption Index [+]201861
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201890º
Fragile States Index [+]201862.0
Innovation Ranking [+]201891º
Labour
NMW [+]2013100.2 $
NMW [+]201376.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201791º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/14/20189.7943
Business
Doing Business [+]201986º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015177.31
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201112.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201825.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20175,221.6 M.€
Exports [+]20175,898.9 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201733.89%
Imports [+]20174,657.4 M.€
Imports [+]20175,261.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201730.23%
Trade balance [+]2017564.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017637.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20173.66%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20174
Global Peace Ranking [+]201829º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201720.4
% Immigrant [+]20177.26%
% Emigrant [+]20173.50%
Birth Rate [+]201623.67‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017164.9
Crude death rate [+]20166.68‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.73
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201218.40
Population [+]20172,291,661
Immigrant stock [+]2017166,430
Emigrant stock [+]201780,103
HDI [+]20170.717
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201855º
Life expectancy [+]201666.80
Number of homicides [+]2012368
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20173.45