Botswana | Economic Indicators


Overview Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.9 % Jun/17
Unemployment Rate 17.6 % Dec/16
Inflation Rate 3.2 % Sep/17
Interest Rate 5.5 % Sep/17
Balance of Trade 1146 BWP Million Jun/17
Government Debt to GDP 22.8 % Dec/16
Markets Last Reference
Currency 10.22 Oct/17
Stock Market 8918 points Oct/17
GDP Last Reference
GDP Growth Rate 1.9 % Jun/17
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1 % Jun/17
GDP 15.27 USD Billion Dec/16
GDP Constant Prices 22886 BWP Million Jun/17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 31670 BWP Million Dec/16
GDP per capita 7383 USD Dec/16
GDP per capita PPP 15513 USD Dec/16
GDP From Agriculture 367 BWP Million Jun/17
GDP From Construction 1762 BWP Million Jun/17
GDP From Manufacturing 1349 BWP Millon Jun/17
GDP From Mining 2437 BWP Million Jun/17
GDP From Public Administration 2974 BWP Million Jun/17
GDP From Services 4877 BWP Million Jun/17
GDP From Transport 1386 BWP Million Jun/17
GDP From Utilities 206 BWP Million Jun/17
Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate 17.6 % Dec/16
Population 2.25 Million Dec/16
Employed Persons 406982 Dec/16
Wages 5916 BWP/Month Dec/16
Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate 3.2 % Sep/17
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Sep/17
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Sep/17
Core Inflation Rate 3.3 % Aug/17
Food Inflation 2.8 % Sep/17
CPI Transportation 102 Index Points Sep/17
Inflation Rate Mom 0.1 % Sep/17
Money Last Reference
Interest Rate 5.5 % Sep/17
Banks Balance Sheet 82844 BWP Million Jul/17
Deposit Interest Rate 2.1 % Dec/16
Central Bank Balance Sheet 80183 BWP Million Jul/17
Foreign Exchange Reserves 7787 USD Million Jul/17
Loans To Private Sector 21087 BWP Million Jul/17
Money Supply M1 16790 BWP Million Jul/17
Money Supply M2 71922 BWP Million Jul/17
Money Supply M3 71922 BWP Million Jul/17
Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade 1146 BWP Million Jun/17
Exports 5635 Million BWP Jun/17
Imports 4489 BWP Million Jun/17
Current Account 10873 BWP Million Mar/17
Current Account to GDP 3.6 % Dec/16
External Debt 18004 BWP Million Sep/16
Foreign Direct Investment 156 BWP Million Mar/17
Terrorism Index 0 Dec/16
Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP 22.8 % Dec/16
Government Budget 0.2 % of GDP Dec/15
Government Spending 18460 BWP Million Dec/16
Government Debt 26216 BWP Million Dec/16
Credit Rating 72.5
Fiscal Expenditure 12255 BWP Million Mar/17
Government Budget Value 4392 BWP Million Mar/17
Government Revenues 16647 BWP Million Mar/17
Military Expenditure 536 USD Million Dec/16
Business Last Reference
Changes in Inventories -5991 BWP Million Dec/16
Business Confidence 48 % Jun/17
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 -8.7 % Jun/17
Mining Production 1.5 % Jun/17
Consumer Last Reference
Consumer Spending 10147 BWP Million Jun/17
Bank Lending Rate 7 % Jul/17
Consumer Credit 31537 BWP Million Jul/17
Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate 22 % Dec/16
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % Dec/16
Sales Tax Rate 12 % Dec/16




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