Botswana recorded a government budget deficit of 2984.23 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2018. Government Budget Value in Botswana averaged 195.96 BWP Million from 2012 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 4392.30 BWP Million in the first quarter of 2017 and a record low of -5025.10 BWP Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Government Budget Value in Botswana is expected to be -324.40 BWP Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Government Budget Value in Botswana to stand at 730.73 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Botswana Government Budget Value is projected to trend around 184.54 BWP Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.