Botswana | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -1.3 % Jun/16
Unemployment Rate 20 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 2.7 % Oct/16
Interest Rate 5.5 % Oct/16
Balance of Trade 3239 BWP Million Sep/16
Government Debt to GDP 22.7 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 10.61 Dec/16
Stock Market 9493 points Dec/16
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -1.3 % Jun/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.6 % Jun/16
GDP 14.39 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 40694 BWP Million Jun/16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 30037 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP per capita 7080 USD Dec/15
GDP per capita PPP 14876 USD Dec/15
GDP From Agriculture 1448 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP From Construction 6437 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP From Manufacturing 5242 BWP Millon Dec/15
GDP From Mining 11121 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP From Public Administration 11440 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP From Services 16190 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP From Transport 4904 BWP Million Dec/15
GDP From Utilities 31.9 BWP Million Dec/15
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 20 % Dec/13
Population 2.26 Million Dec/15
Employed Persons 399530 Sep/13
Wages 5009 BWP/Month Sep/13
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 2.7 % Oct/16
Consumer Price Index CPI 100 Index Points Oct/16
Core Consumer Prices 100 Index Points Oct/16
Core Inflation Rate 3.4 % Oct/16
Food Inflation 3.3 % Oct/16
Cpi Transportation 100 Index Points Oct/16
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 % Oct/16
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5.5 % Oct/16
Banks Balance Sheet 78727 BWP Million Sep/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2.5 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 80781 BWP Million Sep/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 7606 USD Million Aug/16
Loans To Private Sector 21204 BWP Million Sep/16
Money Supply M1 17257 BWP Million Sep/16
Money Supply M2 70814 BWP Million Sep/16
Money Supply M3 70814 BWP Million Sep/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 3239 BWP Million Sep/16
Exports 8452 Million BWP Sep/16
Imports 5213 BWP Million Sep/16
Current Account 11405 BWP Million Jun/16
Current Account to GDP 7.1 % Dec/15
External Debt 18345 BWP Million Mar/16
Foreign Direct Investment 1596 BWP Million Jun/16
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/15
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 22.7 % Dec/15
Government Budget 0.2 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Spending 17950 BWP Million Dec/15
Government Debt 23091 BWP Million Dec/15
Credit Rating 72.5
Fiscal Expenditure 15166 BWP Million Jun/16
Government Budget Value -4313 BWP Million Jun/16
Government Revenues 10852 BWP Million Jun/16
Military Expenditure 436 USD Million Dec/15
Business Last Reference
Changes in Inventories 1094 BWP Million Dec/15
Competitiveness Index 4.29 Points Dec/17
Competitiveness Rank 64 Dec/17
Corruption Index 63 Points Dec/15
Corruption Rank 28 Dec/15
Ease of Doing Business 71 Dec/16
Industrial Production 8.65 % Jun/16
Mining Production -13 % Jun/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 44609 BWP Million Dec/15
Bank Lending Rate 7.1 % Aug/16
Consumer Credit 30409 BWP Million Sep/16
Housing Last Reference
Construction Spending 44609 Dec/15
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 22 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 12 % Dec/16




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. 12/8/2016