Botswana | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 9.7  May/15 9.64 4.16 : 9.97
Stock Market 10457 Index Points May/15 10017 1791 : 10457
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 14.79 USD Billion Dec/13 14.54 0.03 : 15.29
GDP Growth Rate 3.3 percent Nov/14 1.5 -14.4 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.3 percent Nov/14 5.4 -11.8 : 18.2
GDP Constant Prices 24.9 BWP Million Feb/15 36878 24.9 : 36878
GDP per capita 7028 USD Dec/13 6694 380 : 7028
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 29156 BWP Million Jun/14 26036 12271 : 29156
GDP per capita PPP 15176 USD Dec/13 14454 8056 : 15176
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 20 percent Dec/13 17.8 13.9 : 23.8
Population 2.02 Million Dec/13 2 0.52 : 2.02
Employed Persons 389665 Persons Nov/12 389665 301978 : 389811
Wages 4810 BWP/Month Aug/12 4731 3447 : 4810
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.81 percent Mar/15 2.82 2.81 : 15.06
Consumer Price Index CPI 181 Index Points Apr/15 179 42.48 : 181
Food Inflation 2.13 percent Feb/15 2.29 2.13 : 25.11
Core Consumer Prices 185 Index Points Feb/15 184 146 : 185
Core Inflation Rate 4.8 percent Feb/15 4.8 4.7 : 7.7
Inflation Rate Mom -0.4 percent Feb/15 0.8 -0.64 : 3.23
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6.5 percent Apr/15 6.5 6.5 : 15.5
Banks Balance Sheet 68017 BWP Million Dec/14 69369 14842 : 69852
Central Bank Balance Sheet 81829 BWP Million Jan/15 79690 50627 : 81829
Money Supply M1 13858 BWP Million Jan/15 13207 6523 : 16302
Money Supply M2 57353 BWP Million Jan/15 55842 35698 : 58713
Money Supply M3 57353 BWP Million Jan/15 55842 35698 : 58713
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 1332 Million BWP Jan/15 1100 -6683 : 4102
Exports 5770 Million BWP Jan/15 5538 997 : 10747
Imports 4438 Million BWP Jan/15 4422 2458 : 9778
Current Account 10662 BWP Million Nov/14 9492 -3779 : 10662
Current Account to GDP 17.5 percent Dec/13 6.5 -39.5 : 22.4
External Debt 15484 BWP Million Mar/14 15213 1772 : 15484
Foreign Direct Investment 1861 BWP Million Nov/14 69.39 -23.27 : 3369
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget 0.7 percent of GDP Mar/13 -0.17 -10.7 : 11.2
Government Debt to GDP 24.3 percent Dec/13 23.5 5.98 : 25.3
Government Spending 15814 BWP Million Jun/14 15916 3877 : 15916
Credit Rating 72.5  :
Government Debt 22502 BWP Million Mar/14 21902 2426 : 22502
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Changes in Inventories 1072 BWP Million Jun/14 573 -175 : 5218
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 43476 BWP Million Jun/14 41937 5100 : 43476
Bank Lending Rate 8.7 percent Feb/15 9 8.7 : 16.5
Consumer Credit 25598 BWP Million Feb/15 25366 6326 : 25598
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 22 percent Jan/15 22 22 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 percent Jan/14 25 25 : 25
Sales Tax Rate 12 percent Jan/15 12 10 : 12




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