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Economy of Botswana. Statistics, Data and Indicators

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Botswana
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45 Corruption rank#32
87 Ease of doing business#85
Botswana


Botswana Major Economic Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 17.61 USD Billion 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 % 2Q/22
GDP Growth Rate -1.5 % 2Q/22
GDP per capita 6888 USD 2021
Inflation Rate YoY 13.1 % Oct/22
Interest Rate 2.65 % Dec/22
Unemployment Rate 24.5 % 2021
Wages 6299 BWP/Month | 488.8 USD/Month 4Q/21
Balance of Trade 3832 BWP Million | 0.297 B USD Aug/22
Current Account 6189 BWP Million | 0.48 B USD 2Q/22
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4810 USD Million | 4.81 B USD Jul/22
Government Debt 33706 BWP Million | 2.616 B USD 2021


GDP Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 17.61 USD Billion 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 % 2Q/22
GDP Growth Rate -1.5 % 2Q/22
GDP per capita 6888 USD 2021
GDP Constant Prices 48806 BWP Million | 3.787 B USD 2Q/22
GDP per capita PPP 16024 USD 2021
GDP From Agriculture  791 BWP Million | 0.061 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Construction  4267 BWP Million | 0.331 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Manufacturing  2659 BWP Millon | 0.206 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Mining  9864 BWP Million | 0.765 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Public Administration  8346 BWP Million | 0.648 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Services  5090 BWP Million | 0.395 B USD 4Q/20
GDP From Transport  808 BWP Million | 0.063 B USD 2Q/22
GDP From Utilities  758 BWP Million | 0.059 B USD 2Q/22


Budget Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 24.2 % 2021
Government Budget Value 838 BWP Million | 0.065 B USD 2Q/22
Government Spending 54744 BWP Million | 4.248 B USD 2021
Government Debt 33706 BWP Million | 2.616 B USD 2021
Government Revenues 20631 BWP Million | 1.601 B USD 2Q/22
Fiscal Expenditure  19792 BWP Million | 1.536 B USD 2Q/22
Government Budget to GDP -5.1 % 2021
Military Expenditure 518 USD Million | 0.518 B USD 2021


Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 128 Index Points Oct/22
Food Inflation 15.8 % Oct/22
Inflation Rate YoY 13.1 % Oct/22
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 % Oct/22
Core Consumer Prices 122 Index Points Oct/22
Core Inflation Rate 8 % Oct/22
CPI Housing Utilities 123 Index Points Oct/22
CPI Transportation 155 Index Points Oct/22


Trade Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -0.5 % 2021
Balance of Trade 3832 BWP Million | 0.297 B USD Aug/22
Current Account 6189 BWP Million | 0.48 B USD 2Q/22
Exports 10758 BWP Million | 0.835 B USD Aug/22
External Debt 17462 BWP Million | 1.355 B USD 2Q/22
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4810 USD Million | 4.81 B USD Jul/22
Imports 6926 BWP Million | 0.537 B USD Aug/22


Money Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Bank Lending Rate 6.76 % Sep/22
Interest Rate 2.65 % Dec/22
Loans to Private Sector 25517 BWP Million | 1.98 B USD Sep/22
Money Supply M1 25571 BWP Million | 1.984 B USD Sep/22
Money Supply M2 102201 BWP Million | 7.931 B USD Sep/22
Money Supply M3 102201 BWP Million | 7.931 B USD Sep/22
Central Bank Balance Sheet 56407 BWP Million | 4.377 B USD Sep/22
Deposit Interest Rate 1.52 % Sep/22
Foreign Direct Investment 220 BWP Million | 0.017 B USD 2Q/22


Labor Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 24.5 % 2021
Wages 6299 BWP/Month | 488.8 USD/Month 4Q/21
Employed Persons 494457 Person | 0.494 Million Person 4Q/21
Living Wage Family 4640 BWP/Month | 394.951 USD/Month 2018
Living Wage Individual 2700 BWP/Month | 229.82 USD/Month 2018


Taxes

Indicator Data Period
Corporate Tax Rate 22 % 2022
Personal Income Tax Rate 25 % 2022
Sales Tax Rate 12 % 2022


Production Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Industrial Production 1.9 % 2Q/22
Mining Production -3.4 % 2Q/22


Business Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Business Confidence 58 Index Points 2018
Corruption Index 55 Index Points 2021
Corruption Rank 45 place 2021
Ease of Doing Business 87 place 2019
Competitiveness Index 55.49 Index Points 2019
Competitiveness Rank 91 2019


Consumer Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Credit 47252 BWP Million | 3.667 B USD Sep/22
Consumer Spending 20241 BWP Million | 1.571 B USD 2Q/22