Botswana | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 10.33 Sep/15 10.34 4.16 : 10.34
Stock Market 10896 Aug/15 10896 1791 : 11097
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 15.81 Dec/14 14.98 0.03 : 15.81
GDP Growth Rate -1.3 Mar/15 3.3 -14.4 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.3 Mar/15 5.3 -11.8 : 18.2
GDP Constant Prices 35856 Mar/15 36878 8975 : 36878
GDP per capita 7727 Dec/14 7464 380 : 7727
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 29156 Dec/14 26036 12271 : 29156
GDP per capita PPP 16725 Dec/14 16156 8075 : 16725
GDP From Agriculture 1443 Dec/14 1448 908 : 1562
GDP From Construction 6236 Dec/14 6069 2449 : 6236
GDP From Manufacturing 5157 Dec/14 5134 2555 : 5157
GDP From Mining 14556 Dec/14 13928 10466 : 19019
GDP From Public Administration 11147 Dec/14 10592 7135 : 11147
GDP From Services 15201 Dec/14 14198 5321 : 15201
GDP From Transport 4656 Dec/14 4336 1727 : 4656
GDP From Utilities 343 Dec/14 422 343 : 887
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 20 Dec/13 17.8 13.9 : 23.8
Population 2.04 Dec/14 2.02 0.52 : 2.04
Employed Persons 399530 Sep/13 389665 301978 : 399530
Wages 5009 Sep/13 4810 3447 : 5009
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 3.1 Jul/15 3.1 2.81 : 15.06
Consumer Price Index CPI 182 Jul/15 182 42.48 : 182
Food Inflation 1 Jul/15 1.3 1 : 25.11
Core Consumer Prices 188 Jun/15 187 146 : 188
Core Inflation Rate 4.7 Jul/15 4.7 4.7 : 7.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 Jul/15 0.4 -0.64 : 3.23
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6 Aug/15 6.5 6 : 15.5
Banks Balance Sheet 73634 Jun/15 72142 14842 : 78439
Central Bank Balance Sheet 85096 Jun/15 87385 50627 : 89975
Loans To Private Sector 19153 Jun/15 19476 4374 : 19903
Money Supply M1 13897 Jun/15 14074 6523 : 17406
Money Supply M2 63481 Jun/15 61243 35698 : 65125
Money Supply M3 63481 Jun/15 61243 35698 : 65125
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 618 May/15 -1808 -6683 : 4102
Exports 7103 May/15 3765 997 : 10747
Imports 6486 May/15 5573 2458 : 9778
Current Account 5376 Mar/15 5149 -3779 : 7478
Current Account to GDP 7.9 Dec/14 10.4 -39.5 : 22.4
External Debt 15484 Mar/14 15213 1772 : 15484
Foreign Direct Investment 965 Mar/15 1861 -23.27 : 3369
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 5.2 Dec/14 0.7 -10.7 : 11.2
Government Debt to GDP 23.1 Dec/14 26 5.98 : 26
Government Spending 15814 Dec/14 15916 3877 : 15916
Credit Rating 72.5 :
Government Debt 22502 Dec/14 21902 2426 : 22502
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Changes in Inventories 1072 Dec/14 573 -175 : 5218
Competitiveness Index 4.15 Dec/15 4.13 3.96 : 4.24
Competitiveness Rank 74 Dec/15 74 56 : 80
Corruption Index 63 Dec/14 64 54 : 65
Corruption Rank 31 Dec/14 30 23 : 38
Ease of Doing Business 74 Dec/14 56 39 : 74
Industrial Production 7.85 Mar/15 32.44 -48.27 : 76.37
Mining Production -0.9 Mar/15 -4 -91.6 : 624
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 43476 Dec/14 41937 5100 : 43476
Bank Lending Rate 8 Jun/15 8 8 : 16.5
Consumer Credit 26640 Jun/15 26139 6326 : 26640
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 22 Dec/15 22 22 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 Dec/15 25 25 : 25
Sales Tax Rate 12 Dec/15 12 10 : 12




Economic Indicators for Botswana including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Botswana economy. 9/1/2015