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 2,352,000 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 129 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 3,282 millions of euros (3,882 millions of dollars), ( 21.27% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,395 euros per inhabitant$1,651 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
Annual GDP [+]2020€13,101M
Annual GDP [+]2020$14,930M
GDP per capita [+]2020€5,571
GDP per capita [+]2020$6,349
Debt (M.€.) [+]20213,282
Debt ($M) [+]20213,882
Debt (%GDP) [+]202121.27%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,395
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,651
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-732
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-866
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-4.74%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20215,495.6
Expenditure ($M) [+]20216,500.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,031.2
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,154.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201915.35%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017663.3
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017747.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201714.32%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020458.8
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020522.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20209.46%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202135.62%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€2,337
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$2,764
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€448
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$501
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€312
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$353
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€195
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$222
Moody's Rating [+]04/23/2021A3
S&P Rating [+]09/17/2021BBB+
Corruption Index [+]202155
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201991º
Fragile States Index [+]201862.0
Innovation Ranking [+]201891º
NMW [+]2019$130.9
NMW [+]2019€114.8
Human Capital Ranking [+]201791º
Euro / Pula [+]05/13/202212.7111
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/13/202212.2399
Doing Business [+]201986º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20191,050
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.46
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015184.67
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201912.6%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201112.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202025.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20181,655,000
Exports [+]2020€3,695.1M
Exports [+]2020$4,220.6M
Exports % GDP [+]202028.21%
Imports [+]2020€5,537.6M
Imports [+]2020$6,325.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202042.27%
Trade balance [+]2020€-1,842.4M
Trade balance [+]2020$-2,104.4M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-14.06%
Density [+]20204
Global Peace Ranking [+]202141º
Remittance received ($M) [+]201720.4
% Immigrant [+]20194.80%
% Emigrant [+]20193.75%
Birth Rate [+]201924.23‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017164.9
Crude death rate [+]20195.71‰
Fertility Rate [+]20192.84
% risk of poverty [+]200919.3%
Population [+]20202,352,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019110,596
Emigrant stock [+]201986,501
HDI [+]20190.735
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202073º
Life expectancy [+]201969.59
Suicides [+]2015220
Suicide rate [+]201510.37
Number of homicides [+]2010303
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201015.25
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20202.92
Consumption GWh [+]20193,516
Generation GWh [+]20202,050
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/14/20222,690
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/14/2022306,324
Fully vaccinated [+]05/08/20221,339,651
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/14/20221,143.71
Doses administered [+]05/08/20221,920,000