Botswana | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 9.17  Nov/14 9.17 4.16 : 9.3
Stock Market 9520 Index Points Nov/14 9520 1791 : 9879
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 14.79 USD Billion Dec/13 14.79 0.03 : 16.04
GDP Growth Rate 1.6 percent May/14 1.6 -14.4 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.5 percent May/14 4.5 -11.8 : 18.2
GDP Constant Prices 36054 BWP Million May/14 36054 8975 : 36054
GDP per capita 7028 USD Dec/13 7028 380 : 7028
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 26036 BWP Million Jun/13 26036 12271 : 27705
GDP per capita PPP 15176 USD Dec/13 15176 8056 : 15176
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 17.8 percent Dec/10 17.8 13.9 : 23.8
Population 2.02 Million Dec/13 2.02 0.52 : 2
Employed Persons 389665 Persons Nov/12 389665 301978 : 389811
Wages 4810 BWP Aug/12 4810 3447 : 4810
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 4.34 percent Oct/14 4.34 4.12 : 15.06
Consumer Price Index CPI 178 Index Points Oct/14 178 42.48 : 178
Food Inflation 2.6 percent Sep/14 2.6 2.6 : 25.11
Core Consumer Prices 181 Index Points Sep/14 181 146 : 181
Core Inflation Rate 5.2 percent Sep/14 5.2 4.7 : 7.7
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 percent Oct/14 0.1 -0.64 : 3.23
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 7.5 percent Sep/14 7.5 7.5 : 15.5
Banks Balance Sheet 64831 BWP Million Jun/14 64831 14842 : 68245
Central Bank Balance Sheet 75993 BWP Million Aug/14 75993 50627 : 78170
Money Supply M1 16302 BWP Million Aug/14 16302 6523 : 16302
Money Supply M2 58713 BWP Million Aug/14 58713 35698 : 58713
Money Supply M3 58713 BWP Million Aug/14 58713 35698 : 58713
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 1482 Million BWP Jul/14 1482 -6777 : 4102
Exports 6090 Million BWP Jul/14 6090 997 : 10747
Imports 4609 Million BWP Jul/14 4609 2458 : 9778
Current Account 4601 BWP Million Nov/13 4601 -3645 : 4613
Current Account to GDP 17.5 percent Dec/13 17.5 -39.5 : 22.4
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 0.7 percent of GDP Mar/13 0.7 -10.7 : 11.2
Government Debt to GDP 23.5 percent Dec/12 23.5 5.98 : 25.3
Government Spending 14149 BWP Million Jun/13 14149 3877 : 14149
Credit Rating 72.5  72.5 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Changes in Inventories 637 BWP Million Jun/13 637 -175 : 2773
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 41593 BWP Million Jun/13 41593 5100 : 41593
Bank Lending Rate percent Aug/14 9 9 : 16.5
Consumer Credit 24133 BWP Million Aug/14 24133 6326 : 24310
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 22 percent Jan/14 22 22 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 25
Sales Tax Rate 12 percent Jan/14 12 10 : 12




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