Botswana Botswana

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

Botswana, with a population of 2,298,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 4 people per km2.

It's capital is Gaborone and its currency is Pula

Botswana is holding the 117 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 2,890 millions of euros (3,301 millions of dollars), ( 19.98% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,257€ euros per inhabitant1,436$ 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 0.735 points in 2019, leaving it in 100th 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
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]201916,381M.€
Annual GDP [+]201918,339M.$
GDP per capita [+]20197,129€
GDP per capita [+]20197,979$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20202,890
Debt (M.$.) [+]20203,301
Debt (%GDP) [+]202019.98%
Debt Per Capita [+]20201,257€
Debt Per Capita [+]20201,436$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-1,908
Deficit (M.$) [+]2020-2,179
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-13.19%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20205,262.6
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20206,011.0
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.€) [+]2019453.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019508.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20198.59%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202036.38%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20202,290€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20202,616$
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. [+]2019197€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2019221$
Moody's Rating [+]04/23/2021A3
S&P Rating [+]03/27/2020BBB+
Corruption Index [+]202060
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201991º
Fragile States Index [+]201862.0
Innovation Ranking [+]201891º
Labour
NMW [+]2019130.9 $
NMW [+]2019114.8 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201791º
Markets
Euro / Pula [+]09/17/202113.0744
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/17/202111.0988
Business
Doing Business [+]201986º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20191,050
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.46
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015184.67
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201112.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20181,655,000
Exports [+]20203,695.1 M.€
Exports [+]20204,220.6 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201928.58%
Imports [+]20205,537.6 M.€
Imports [+]20206,325.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201935.80%
Trade balance [+]2020-1,842.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-2,104.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-7.22%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]20194
Global Peace Ranking [+]202141º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201720.4
% Immigrant [+]20194.81%
% Emigrant [+]20193.76%
Birth Rate [+]201824.82‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017164.9
Crude death rate [+]20185.74‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.87
Population [+]20192,298,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019110,596
Emigrant stock [+]201986,501
HDI [+]20190.735
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202073º
Life expectancy [+]201869.28
Suicides [+]2015220
Suicide rate [+]201510.37
Number of homicides [+]2010303
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201015.25
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20192.96
Consumption GWh [+]20183,301
Generation GWh [+]20182,970
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]09/16/20212,343
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]09/16/2021172,252
Fully vaccinated [+]09/17/2021221,940
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]09/16/20211,019.58
Doses administered [+]09/17/2021587,595