Botswana GDP

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana was worth 14.41 billion US dollars in 2012. The GDP value of Botswana represents 0.02 percent of the world economy. GDP in Botswana is reported by the the World Bank. From 1960 until 2012, Botswana GDP averaged 3.8 USD Billion reaching an all time high of 16.0 USD Billion in December of 2011 and a record low of 0.0 USD Billion in December of 1960. The gross domestic product (GDP) measures of national income and output for a given country's economy. The gross domestic product (GDP) is equal to the total expenditures for all final goods and services produced within the country in a stipulated period of time. This page provides - Botswana GDP - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-23

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
14.41 16.04 16.04 0.03 13.15 | 2014/06 1960 - 2012 USD Billion Yearly

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Botswana GDP
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GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
GDP 14.41 2012-12-31 16.04 16.04 0.03 13.15 2014-06-30 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 31678.20 2013-11-15 31688.00 32730.00 8974.80 34072.87 2014-06-30 BWP Million [+]
GDP Growth Rate 3.60 2013-12-31 0.30 13.40 -14.40 -2.52 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.70 2013-12-31 6.90 18.20 -11.80 7.21 2014-03-31 Percent [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 26769.31 2012-06-29 23888.65 26769.31 12270.74 27010.91 2012-12-31 BWP Million [+]
GDP per capita 6934.86 2012-12-31 6592.77 6934.86 334.58 7486.36 2014-06-30 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 14639.47 2012-12-31 13917.32 14639.47 3428.03 15841.56 2014-06-30 USD [+]
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GDP | Notes
The gross domestic product (GDP) or gross domestic income (GDI) is one of the measures of national income and output. GDP can be defined in three ways, which should give identical results. First, it is equal to the total expenditures for all final goods and services produced within the country in a specified period of time (usually a 365-day year). Second, it is equal to the sum of the value added at every stage of production by all the industries, plus taxes and minus subsidies on products. Third, it is equal to the sum of the income generated by production like compensation of employees, taxes on production and imports less subsidies, and gross operating surplus.


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Botswana Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 173.90 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Botswana increased to 173.90 Index Points in February of 2014 from 173.10 Index Points in January of 2014. Consumer Price Index (CPI) in Botswana is reported by the Bank of Botswana.
Botswana Inflation Rate at 4.40 Percent  
The inflation rate in Botswana was recorded at 4.40 percent in March of 2014. Inflation Rate in Botswana is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Botswana.
Botswana Changes in Inventories at 467.48 BWP Million  
Changes in Inventories in Botswana decreased to 467.48 BWP Million in 2012 from 2625.09 BWP Million in 2011. Changes in Inventories in Botswana is reported by the Bank of Botswana.
Botswana Consumer Spending at 39187.76 BWP Million  
Consumer Spending in Botswana increased to 39187.76 BWP Million in 2012 from 38171.23 BWP Million in 2011. Consumer Spending in Botswana is reported by the Bank of Botswana.
Botswana Current Account at 3359.19 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 3359.19 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2013. Current Account in Botswana is reported by the Bank of Botswana.
Botswana GDP Current Prices at 31678.20 BWP Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Botswana decreased to 31678.20 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 31688 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2013. GDP Constant Prices in Botswana is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Botswana.
Botswana Government Spending at 13564.74 BWP Million  
Government Spending in Botswana increased to 13564.74 BWP Million in 2012 from 12273.10 BWP Million in 2011. Government Spending in Botswana is reported by the Bank of Botswana.
Botswana Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 26769.31 BWP Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Botswana increased to 26769.31 BWP Million in 2012 from 23888.65 BWP Million in 2011. Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Botswana is reported by the Bank Of Botswana.
Botswana GDP Growth Rate at 3.60 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana expanded 3.60 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the previous quarter. GDP Growth Rate in Botswana is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Botswana.
Botswana GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.70 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana expanded 4.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Botswana is reported by the Central Statistics Office, Botswana.
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