Botswana | Economic Indicators

Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -0.8 % Sep/16
Unemployment Rate 20 % Dec/13
Inflation Rate 3.4 % Feb/17
Interest Rate 5.5 % Feb/17
Balance of Trade -24 BWP Million Dec/16
Government Debt to GDP 22.7 % Dec/15
Markets Last Reference
Currency 10.15 Mar/17
Stock Market 9157 points Mar/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate -0.8 % Sep/16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.5 % Sep/16
GDP 14.39 USD Billion Dec/15
GDP Constant Prices 42761 BWP Million Sep/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 3.4 % Feb/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 101 Index Points Feb/17
Core Consumer Prices 102 Index Points Feb/17
Core Inflation Rate 3.9 % Jan/17
Food Inflation 4.2 % Feb/17
Cpi Transportation 99.8 Index Points Feb/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 % Feb/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5.5 % Feb/17
Banks Balance Sheet 80694 BWP Million Dec/16
Deposit Interest Rate 2.5 % Dec/15
Central Bank Balance Sheet 81260 BWP Million Nov/16
Foreign Exchange Reserves 7468 USD Million Nov/16
Loans To Private Sector 20371 BWP Million Dec/16
Money Supply M1 16934 BWP Million Nov/16
Money Supply M2 72692 BWP Million Nov/16
Money Supply M3 72692 BWP Million Nov/16
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade -24 BWP Million Dec/16
Exports 7325 Million BWP Nov/16
Imports 5176 BWP Million Dec/16
Current Account 7534 BWP Million Sep/16
Current Account to GDP 7.1 % Dec/15
External Debt 18004 BWP Million Sep/16
Foreign Direct Investment 1343 BWP Million Sep/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 14636 BWP Million Sep/16
Government Budget Value -1759 BWP Million Dec/16
Government Revenues 12877 BWP Million Dec/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 60 Points Dec/16
Corruption Rank 35 Dec/16
Ease of Doing Business 71 Dec/16
Industrial Production 9.81 % Sep/16
Mining Production 13.4 % Sep/16
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 44609 BWP Million Dec/15
Bank Lending Rate 7 % Dec/16
Consumer Credit 30849 BWP Million Dec/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. 3/25/2017