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Sunday December 04 2016
Botswana Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 12.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Botswana stands at 12 percent.
Sunday December 04 2016
Botswana Imports at 5213.20 BWP Million  
Imports in Botswana plunged by 18.9 percent year-on-year to BWP 5,213.2 million as purchases fell for diamonds (-56.2 percent) and for chemicals and rubber (-19.1 percent). Botswana's top import partners were: South Africa (60.9 percent of total imports), Canada (10.7 percent) and the UK (7.7 percent).
Sunday December 04 2016
Botswana Balance of Trade at 3238.80 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a trade surplus of BWP 3,238.8 million in September of 2016, compared to a BWP 2,222.1 million trade gap a year earlier. Year-on-year, exports surged by 101 percent to BWP 8,452 million due to higher sales of copper and nickle (+1145 percent) and diamonds (+115 percent), accounting for 91 percent of total exports in September. Major export destinations were: Belgium (23.6 percent of total exports), India (20.3 percent), the United States (11.5 percent), South Africa (11.3 percent) and Namibia (9.9 percent). Imports plunged by 18.9 percent to BWP 5,213.2 million as purchases fell for diamonds (-56.2 percent) and for chemicals and rubber (-19.1 percent). Botswana's top import partners were: South Africa (60.9 percent of total imports), Canada (10.7 percent) and the UK (7.7 percent).
Sunday December 04 2016
Botswana Exports at 8452.00 Million BWP  
Exports in Botswana surged by 101 percent year-on-year to BWP 8,452 million due to higher sales of copper and nickle (+1145 percent) and diamonds (+115 percent), accounting for 91 percent of total exports in September. Major export destinations were: Belgium (23.6 percent of total exports), India (20.3 percent), the United States (11.5 percent), South Africa (11.3 percent) and Namibia (9.9 percent).
Friday December 02 2016
Botswana Construction Spending at 44608.60  
Friday December 02 2016
Botswana Consumer Spending at 44608.60 BWP Million  
Thursday December 01 2016
Botswana Personal Income Tax Rate at 25.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Botswana stands at 25 percent.
Thursday December 01 2016
Botswana Corporate Tax Rate at 22.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Botswana stands at 22 percent.
Tuesday November 29 2016
Botswana Core Consumer Prices at 100.20 Index Points  
Core Consumer Prices in Botswana increased to 100.20 Index Points in October from 100 Index Points in September of 2016.
Tuesday November 29 2016
Botswana Cpi Transportation at 100.03 Index Points  
Cpi Transportation in Botswana increased to 100.03 Index Points in October from 100 Index Points in September of 2016.
Tuesday November 29 2016
Botswana Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 100.19 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Botswana increased to 100.19 Index Points in October from 100 Index Points in September of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Botswana Terrorism Index at 0.00  
Terrorism Index in Botswana remained unchanged at 0 in 2015 from 0 in 2014.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Botswana | Credit Rating at 72.50  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Botswana stands at A- with negative outlook. Moody's credit rating for Botswana was last set at A2 with stable outlook.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Inflation Rate at 2.70 percent  
Consumer prices in Botswana rose 2.7 percent year-on-year in October of 2016, after a 2.8 percent gain in the previous month. Prices increased for food and non-alcoholic beverages (+3.3 percent from +3.1 percent in September); housing and utilities (+4.2 percent from +4.1 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (+7.7 percent from +7.4 percent); alcoholic beverages, tobacco & narcotics (+2.5 percent from +2.8 percent) and clothing and footwear (+5.2 percent from +5.7 percent). In contrast, transport cost declined further (-1.9 percent from -1.7 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.4 percent.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Inflation Rate MoM at 0.20 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Botswana increased 0.20 percent in October of 2016 over the previous month.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Food Inflation at 3.30 percent  
Cost of food in Botswana increased 3.30 percent in October of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Core Inflation Rate at 3.40 percent  
Core Inflation Rate in Botswana increased 3.60 percent in September of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Industrial Production at 8.65 percent  
Industrial Production in Botswana increased 8.65 percent in the second quarter of 2016 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Population at 2.26 Million  
The total population in Botswana was estimated at 2.3 million people in 2015, according to the latest census figures.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Mining Production at -13.00 percent  
Mining production in Botswana decreased 13 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2016, following a downwardly revised 5.9 percent fall in the previous quarter.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Unemployment Rate at 20.00 percent  
Unemployment Rate in Botswana increased to 20 percent in 2013 from 17.80 percent in 2010.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Wages at 5009.00 BWP/Month  
Wages in Botswana increased to 5009 BWP/Month in the third quarter of 2013 from 4810 BWP/Month in the third quarter of 2012.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Corruption Index at 63.00 Points  
Botswana scored 63 points out of 100 on the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Corruption Rank at 28.00  
Botswana is the 28 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2015 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday November 21 2016
Deposit Interest Rate in Botswana at 2.50 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Botswana decreased to 2.50 percent in 2015 from 2.53 percent in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Competitiveness Index at 4.29 Points  
Botswana scored 4.29 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Competitiveness Rank at 64.00  
Botswana is the 64 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Agriculture at 1447.70 BWP Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Botswana increased to 1447.70 BWP Million in 2015 from 1443.06 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Construction at 6436.60 BWP Million  
GDP From Construction in Botswana increased to 6436.60 BWP Million in 2015 from 6235.96 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Manufacturing at 5242.50 BWP Millon  
GDP From Manufacturing in Botswana increased to 5242.50 BWP Millon in 2015 from 5156.95 BWP Millon in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Mining at 11120.90 BWP Million  
GDP From Mining in Botswana decreased to 11120.90 BWP Million in 2015 from 14556.04 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Public Administration at 11440.50 BWP Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Botswana increased to 11440.50 BWP Million in 2015 from 11147.41 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Services at 16189.90 BWP Million  
GDP From Services in Botswana increased to 16189.90 BWP Million in 2015 from 15201.26 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Transport at 4903.80 BWP Million  
GDP From Transport in Botswana increased to 4903.80 BWP Million in 2015 from 4656.11 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP From Utilities at 31.90 BWP Million  
GDP From Utilities in Botswana decreased to 31.90 BWP Million in 2015 from 343.41 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP Growth Rate at -1.30 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana contracted 1.30 percent in the second quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP Annual Growth Rate at 1.60 percent  
The economy in Botswana advanced by 1.6 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2016, compared to a downwardly revised 2.7 percent growth in the previous quarter. Trade, hotels and restaurants grew 7.3 percent (+5.7 percent in Q1); finance and business services expanded 3.3 percent (+5.2 percent in Q1) and construction advanced 3.4 percent (+2 percent in Q1), while mining contracted further by 13.8 percent (-5.6 percent in Q1). On a quarterly basis, the GDP shrank 1.3 percent following a downwardly revised 1.6 percent growth in three months to March.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP per capita at 7080.11 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Botswana was last recorded at 7080.11 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Botswana is equivalent to 56 percent of the world's average.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP per capita PPP at 14876.33 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Botswana was last recorded at 14876.33 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Botswana, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 84 percent of the world's average.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Government Budget at 0.20 percent of GDP  
Botswana recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 0.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Foreign Direct Investment at 1595.72 BWP Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Botswana increased by 1595.72 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP at 14.39 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Botswana was worth 14.39 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Botswana represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana GDP Current Prices at 40694.20 BWP Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Botswana increased to 40694.20 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016 from 39238.70 BWP Million in the first quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Employed Persons at 399530.00  
The number of employed persons in Botswana increased to 399530 Persons in the third quarter of 2013 from 389665 Persons in the fourth quarter of 2012.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Total External Debt at 17981.30 BWP Million  
External Debt in Botswana increased to 17981.30 BWP Million in 2015 from 15776.10 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Consumer Credit at 30180.69 BWP Million  
Consumer Credit in Botswana increased to 30180.69 BWP Million in August from 29992.95 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Bank Lending Rate at 7.10 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Botswana decreased to 7.10 percent in August from 7.50 percent in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Banks Balance Sheet at 78939.20 BWP Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Botswana increased to 78939.20 BWP Million in August from 77790.30 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Central Bank Balance Sheet at 83991.33 BWP Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Botswana increased to 83991.33 BWP Million in August from 82899.74 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Changes in Inventories at 1093.60 BWP Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Botswana increased by 1093.60 BWP Million in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Current Account at 11404.90 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 11404.90 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Current Account to GDP at 7.10 percent  
Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 7.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Money Supply M1 at 16537.03 BWP Million  
Money Supply M1 in Botswana increased to 16537.03 BWP Million in August from 15549.01 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Money Supply M2 at 70180.03 BWP Million  
Money Supply M2 in Botswana increased to 70180.03 BWP Million in August from 69006.81 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Money Supply M3 at 70180.03 BWP Million  
Money Supply M3 in Botswana increased to 70180.03 BWP Million in August from 69006.81 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Interest Rate at 5.50 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Botswana was last recorded at 5.50 percent.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Loans To Private Sector at 20752.14 BWP Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Botswana increased to 20752.14 BWP Million in August from 20303.81 BWP Million in July of 2016.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Government Debt at 23090.90 BWP Million  
Government Debt in Botswana increased to 23090.90 BWP Million in 2015 from 22501.80 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Government Debt to GDP at 22.70 percent  
Botswana recorded a Government Debt to GDP of 22.70 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Government Spending at 17949.50 BWP Million  
Government Spending in Botswana increased to 17949.50 BWP Million in 2015 from 15814.40 BWP Million in 2014.
Monday November 21 2016
Botswana Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 30037.40 BWP Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Botswana increased to 30037.40 BWP Million in 2015 from 29156.10 BWP Million in 2014.
Thursday November 10 2016
Botswana Foreign Exchange Reserves at 7606.00 USD Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Botswana decreased to 7606 USD Million in August from 7786 USD Million in July of 2016.
Saturday November 05 2016
Ease of Doing Business in Botswana at 71.00  
Ease of Doing Business in Botswana deteriorated to 71 in 2016 from 70 in 2015.
Monday September 19 2016
Botswana Fiscal Expenditure at 15165.70 BWP Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Botswana increased to 15165.70 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016 from 11993.19 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Monday September 19 2016
Botswana Government Revenues at 10852.40 BWP Million  
Government Revenues in Botswana increased to 10852.40 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016 from 9084.07 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2015.
Monday September 19 2016
Botswana Government Budget Value at -4313.32 BWP Million  
Botswana recorded a government budget deficit of 4313.32 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Tuesday June 14 2016
Botswana Military Expenditure at 436.50 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Botswana increased to 436.50 USD Million in 2015 from 378.80 USD Million in 2014.
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