Botswana | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 9.64  Mar/15 9.64 4.16 : 9.97
Stock Market 9679 Index Points Mar/15 9679 1791 : 9879
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 14.79 USD Billion Dec/13 14.79 0.03 : 15.29
GDP Growth Rate 1.2 percent Aug/14 1.2 -14.4 : 13.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.4 percent Aug/14 5.4 -11.8 : 18.2
GDP Constant Prices 34377 BWP Million Aug/14 34377 8975 : 36122
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 20 percent Dec/13 20 13.9 : 23.8
Population 2.02 Million Dec/13 2.02 0.52 : 2.02
Employed Persons 389665 Persons Nov/12 389665 301978 : 389811
Wages 4810 BWP/Month Aug/12 4810 3447 : 4810
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.82 percent Feb/15 2.82 2.82 : 15.06
Consumer Price Index CPI 179 Index Points Feb/15 179 42.48 : 180
Food Inflation 2.56 percent Dec/14 2.56 2.5 : 25.11
Core Consumer Prices 181 Index Points Sep/14 181 146 : 181
Core Inflation Rate 4.9 percent Dec/14 4.9 4.7 : 7.7
Inflation Rate Mom -0.4 percent Feb/15 -0.4 -0.64 : 3.23
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 6.5 percent Feb/15 6.5 6.5 : 15.5
Banks Balance Sheet 69369 BWP Million Nov/14 69369 14842 : 69852
Central Bank Balance Sheet 80733 BWP Million Nov/14 80733 50627 : 80733
Money Supply M1 14900 BWP Million Nov/14 14900 6523 : 16302
Money Supply M2 55715 BWP Million Nov/14 55715 35698 : 58713
Money Supply M3 55715 BWP Million Nov/14 55715 35698 : 58713
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -700 Million BWP Sep/14 -700 -6777 : 4102
Exports 3556 Million BWP Sep/14 3556 997 : 10747
Imports 6256 Million BWP Sep/14 6256 2458 : 9778
Current Account 5193 BWP Million Aug/14 5193 -3779 : 7592
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 24.3 percent Dec/13 24.3 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 Dec/14 9 9 : 16.5
Consumer Credit 25108 BWP Million Dec/14 25108 6326 : 25140
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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