Tuesday February 20 2018
Botswana Wages at 6088.00 BWP/Month


Wages in Botswana increased to 6088 BWP/Month in the third quarter of 2017 from 6052 BWP/Month in the second quarter of 2017.





Tuesday February 20 2018
Botswana Current Account to GDP at 3.60 percent


Botswana recorded a Current Account surplus of 3.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.





Sunday February 18 2018
Botswana - Credit Rating at 72.00


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Botswana stands at A- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Botswana was last set at A2 with stable outlook.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana Inflation Rate at 3.10 percent


Consumer prices in Botswana advanced 3.1 percent year-on-year in January of 2018, easing from a 3.2 percent gain in the prior month. Prices slowed for: food & non-alcoholic beverages (0.4 percent from 1.1 percent in December); alcoholic beverages, tobacco & narcotics (2.4 percent from 3.4 percent) and furnishings & household equipment (2.2 percent from 2.4 percent). Additionally, cost increased at a softer pace for clothing & footwear (2.1 percent from 2.5 percent); health (1.4 percent from 1.9 percent) and restaurants & hotels (3.4 percent from 3.9 percent). Meanwhile, prices rose faster for transport (5.0 percent from 4.1 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (3.0 percent from 2.8 percent) and education (5.5 percent from 4.2 percent). Also, inflation was steady for housing & utilities (5.8 percent, the same as in December) and communication (1.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.4 percent, unchanged from the previous month.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana Core Consumer Prices at 103.50 Index Points


Core Consumer Prices in Botswana increased to 103.50 Index Points in January from 103 Index Points in December of 2017.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana Core Inflation Rate at 2.20 percent


Core consumer prices in Botswana increased 2.20 percent in January of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana CPI Transportation at 104.70 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Botswana increased to 104.70 Index Points in January of 2018 from 104.30 Index Points in December of 2017.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 104.10 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Botswana increased to 104.10 Index Points in January from 103.70 Index Points in December of 2017.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana Food Inflation at 0.40 percent


Cost of food in Botswana increased 0.40 percent in January of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Thursday February 15 2018
Botswana Inflation Rate MoM at 0.40 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Botswana increased 0.40 percent in December of 2017 over the previous month.