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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Nominal GDP

4,148.0

Jun 2017

4,172.4

Mar 2017

1,027.4

Mar 1994

4,302.2

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Real GDP Growth

1.0

Jun 2017

0.8

Mar 2017

-10.4

Sep 2009

19.8

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

1.33

Jun 2017

10.50

Mar 2017

-10.20

Dec 2000

50.71

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
GDP per Capita

7,013.67

2016

6,591.15

2015

76.67

1965

7,583.23

2011

USD

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

0.4

Jun 2017

9.6

Mar 2017

-14.3

Dec 2000

44.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

2,108.78

Jun 2017

2,087.75

Mar 2017

371.37

Mar 1997

2,108.78

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

50.8

Jun 2017

50.0

Mar 2017

28.3

Dec 1999

58.1

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

807.40

Jun 2017

751.28

Mar 2017

256.41

Mar 2002

836.67

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

19.5

Jun 2017

18.0

Mar 2017

16.1

Sep 2006

33.5

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Investment: % of GDP

26.3

Jun 2017

20.0

Mar 2017

-44.0

Sep 2006

90.3

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1,210.13

Jun 2017

1,182.62

Mar 2017

267.42

Mar 1997

1,331.58

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross National Product

14,954.63

2016

14,128.07

2015

34.21

1960

15,913.67

2014

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

29.7

Jun 2017

32.0

Mar 2017

19.9

Dec 2015

49.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

23,030.17

2022

21,937.03

2021

1,825.05

1980

23,030.17

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

9,065.60

2022

8,667.26

2021

968.95

1985

9,065.60

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.06

2022

4.10

2021

-7.65

2009

23.42

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP: USD mn

4,147.99

Jun 2017

4,172.42

Mar 2017

1,027.45

Mar 1994

4,302.15

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Gross Fixed Capital Formation

12,546.30

Jun 2017

12,370.80

Mar 2017

718.90

Mar 1994

13,897.80

Dec 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Change in Inventories

-1,216.10

Jun 2017

-3,657.00

Mar 2017

-11,187.20

Sep 2006

8,168.80

Jun 2006

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: Exports

18,574.50

Jun 2017

20,892.00

Mar 2017

1,185.90

Dec 1994

28,677.80

Jun 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: Imports

15,684.50

Jun 2017

13,054.00

Mar 2017

1,113.10

Jun 1994

21,424.00

Sep 2012

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: Gross Domestic Expenditure (GDE)

41,564.40

Jun 2017

38,411.50

Mar 2017

1,664.50

Sep 2006

42,830.10

Dec 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Public

8,370.90

Jun 2017

7,858.80

Mar 2017

769.40

Mar 1994

8,370.90

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Private

21,863.20

Jun 2017

21,838.90

Mar 2017

968.00

Mar 1994

21,863.20

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Real GDP: YoY

0.97

Jun 2017

0.85

Mar 2017

-10.36

Sep 2009

19.83

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF)

6,910.40

Jun 2017

6,889.30

Mar 2017

1,657.00

Mar 1995

8,168.50

Jun 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Change in Inventories

-443.00

Jun 2017

-2,723.60

Mar 2017

-17,082.10

Mar 1996

20,226.00

Sep 1996

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Exports

10,002.20

Jun 2017

11,225.80

Mar 2017

2,959.90

Dec 1998

15,059.80

Jun 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Imports

8,976.60

Jun 2017

7,727.70

Mar 2017

2,874.10

Mar 1994

13,947.90

Sep 2012

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Gross Domestic Expenditure (GDE)

22,631.80

Jun 2017

20,201.10

Mar 2017

-9,964.00

Mar 1996

28,013.80

Sep 1996

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Public

4,837.80

Jun 2017

4,646.80

Mar 2017

1,905.60

Mar 1994

4,837.80

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private

11,326.60

Jun 2017

11,388.60

Mar 2017

2,749.00

Mar 1994

11,388.60

Mar 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: Gross Value Added (GVA)

38,996.10

Jun 2017

39,802.80

Mar 2017

2,412.80

Mar 1994

40,251.60

Sep 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product

43,005.20

Jun 2017

43,645.60

Mar 2017

2,633.30

Dec 1993

44,090.60

Sep 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: Taxes less Subsidies

4,009.10

Jun 2017

3,842.70

Mar 2017

162.00

Mar 1995

4,009.10

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Financial and Business Services

6,109.90

Jun 2017

6,058.80

Mar 2017

241.20

Sep 1993

6,109.90

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: General Government

6,425.00

Jun 2017

6,095.70

Mar 2017

370.70

Sep 1993

6,425.00

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Social and Personal Services

2,455.60

Jun 2017

2,413.10

Mar 2017

100.50

Dec 1993

2,455.60

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Agriculture

894.70

Jun 2017

859.30

Mar 2017

73.50

Dec 1994

894.70

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Mining

6,319.30

Jun 2017

7,688.00

Mar 2017

808.00

Mar 1994

9,448.60

Sep 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Manufacturing

2,245.40

Jun 2017

2,134.00

Mar 2017

82.30

Mar 1994

2,265.70

Dec 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Water and Electricity

412.60

Jun 2017

125.50

Mar 2017

-372.40

Dec 2014

412.60

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Construction

2,816.20

Jun 2017

2,732.30

Mar 2017

159.10

Dec 1993

2,816.20

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Trade, Hotels & Restaurants

8,704.50

Jun 2017

9,120.60

Mar 2017

198.70

Mar 1994

9,120.60

Mar 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Transport and Communications

2,613.00

Jun 2017

2,575.50

Mar 2017

97.50

Jun 1994

2,613.00

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Social and Personal Services

1,603.50

Jun 2017

1,585.20

Mar 2017

285.30

Mar 1994

1,603.50

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Financial and Business Services

3,442.90

Jun 2017

3,450.30

Mar 2017

870.30

Sep 1994

3,450.30

Mar 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p

22,886.10

Jun 2017

22,465.40

Mar 2017

7,916.50

Mar 1994

22,886.10

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: General Government

2,973.50

Jun 2017

2,932.90

Mar 2017

1,126.80

Jun 1994

2,973.50

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Taxes less Subsidies

2,480.90

Jun 2017

2,391.30

Mar 2017

419.00

Sep 1995

2,480.90

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Gross Value Added (GVA)

20,405.20

Jun 2017

20,074.10

Mar 2017

7,202.00

Mar 1994

20,405.20

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Agriculture

367.20

Jun 2017

347.50

Mar 2017

165.50

Dec 1994

432.80

Jun 2010

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Mining

2,437.40

Jun 2017

2,208.70

Mar 2017

2,011.20

Mar 2009

5,023.00

Dec 2005

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Manufacturing

1,349.30

Jun 2017

1,272.30

Mar 2017

252.70

Mar 1994

1,373.30

Sep 2016

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Water and Electricity

205.90

Jun 2017

112.10

Mar 2017

38.10

Jun 2015

236.70

Dec 2004

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Construction

1,762.50

Jun 2017

1,716.50

Mar 2017

366.70

Sep 2001

1,762.50

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Trade, Hotels & Restaurants

4,876.70

Jun 2017

5,105.70

Mar 2017

556.50

Mar 1994

5,105.70

Mar 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Transport and Communications

1,386.30

Jun 2017

1,342.80

Mar 2017

294.10

Jun 1994

1,386.30

Jun 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
GDP per Capita: USD

7,013.67

2016

6,591.15

2015

76.67

1965

7,583.23

2011

USD

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Domestic Product per Capita

76,446.40

2016

66,756.70

2015

7,869.20

1994

76,446.40

2016

BWP

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator: YoY

0.36

Jun 2017

9.57

Mar 2017

-14.30

Dec 2000

44.73

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Minerals Production

2,509,470.00

2015

2,289,748.00

2014

1,232,052.00

2011

2,509,470.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gold Production

756.00

2015

958.00

2014

1.00

1998

3,300.00

2008

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

30.00

2014

22.60

2013

0.00

2011

30.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Mining Production Index (MPI)

87.30

Jun 2017

77.10

Mar 2017

11.00

Mar 2009

147.50

Dec 2004

2013=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
MPI: Diamonds

103.30

Jun 2017

91.30

Mar 2017

67.70

Jun 2009

166.10

Sep 2004

2013=100

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Industrial Production: Annual: Diamonds

20,790.00

2015

24,658.00

2014

4,960.00

1981

34,293.00

2006

Carat th

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Electricity Generation

273.64

Jun 2017

205.71

May 2017

11.21

Aug 2012

321.45

Jun 2014

GWh

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

0.2

2017

-4.7

2016

-12.4

2010

12.6

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Tax Revenue

4,760.08

2016

4,257.92

2015

50.84

1973

5,633.05

2014

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

2,575.7

2017

2,361.0

2016

452.2

2003

3,163.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Government Debt: % of GDP

15.8

2017

16.7

2016

6.2

2007

20.7

2012

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

71.97

2022

68.39

2021

0.29

1980

71.97

2022

BWP bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

22.34

2022

24.16

2021

2.42

1998

29.23

2018

BWP bn

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

76.42

2022

71.87

2021

12.72

2001

76.42

2022

BWP bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Government Budget: Revenue

9,090.94

Mar 2017

2,188.18

Feb 2017

122.04

Aug 2014

9,973.34

Mar 2011

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government Budget: Surplus/Deficit

3,231.92

Mar 2017

-1,887.63

Feb 2017

-4,316.21

May 2016

5,114.72

Apr 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government Budget: Revenue: Tax

4,943.88

Mar 2017

2,049.51

Feb 2017

15.13

Aug 2014

9,681.29

Mar 2011

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government Budget: Expenditure

5,859.02

Mar 2017

4,075.81

Feb 2017

1,501.67

May 2007

6,732.13

Mar 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government Budget: Expenditure: Recurrent

4,021.76

Mar 2017

3,120.31

Feb 2017

1,094.28

May 2007

4,511.35

Jan 2013

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government Budget: Expenditure: Net Lending

-645.66

Mar 2017

139.09

Feb 2017

-645.66

Mar 2017

908.54

Nov 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Public Debt: Outstanding

27,514.13

2017

24,873.99

2016

1,267.80

1994

27,514.13

2017

BWP mn

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Public Debt: Outstanding: Foreign

17,594.13

2017

17,059.59

2016

1,267.80

1994

17,981.29

2015

BWP mn

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Public Debt: Outstanding: Domestic

9,920.00

2017

7,814.40

2016

0.00

2002

9,920.00

2017

BWP mn

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Population

2.3

2016

2.2

2015

0.4

1950

2.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

77.5

2016

77.4

2015

73.5

1990

77.5

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

621,998.00

2009

315,791.00

2008

116,800.00

1985

621,998.00

2009

Person

yearly

1985 - 2009

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

18.37

2016

17.86

2015

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Monthly Earnings

554

Dec 2016

534

Sep 2016

453

Mar 2009

726

Jun 2011

USD

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Forecast: Population

2.31

2022

2.29

2021

0.98

1980

2.31

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

18.37

2016

17.86

2015

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Average Monthly Earnings

5,916.00

Dec 2016

5,684.00

Sep 2016

3,594.00

Mar 2009

5,916.00

Dec 2016

BWP

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

8,100

2016

7,500

2015

3,600

2006

8,100

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

8.0

2016

1.4

2015

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

4,600.00

Dec 2016

1,900.00

Jun 2016

1,500.00

Jun 2012

5,100.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

3,500.00

Dec 2016

18,300.00

Jun 2016

1,300.00

Dec 2006

18,300.00

Jun 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,112.82

2003

690.95

1994

690.95

1994

1,112.82

2003

USD

yearly

1994 - 2003

Updated on 2017
Household Income per Capita

1,564.72

2003

1,035.90

1994

1,035.90

1994

1,564.72

2003

USD

yearly

1994 - 2003

Updated on 2017
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.81

Aug 2017

4.33

Jul 2017

0.73

Dec 2015

25.11

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

4.65

2022

4.75

2021

2.81

2016

16.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Trade Balance

112.3

Jun 2017

109.2

May 2017

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.5

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports

552.0

Jun 2017

518.0

May 2017

51.4

Nov 2003

943.2

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Exports Growth

-33.7

Jun 2017

-38.9

May 2017

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Aluminum: Exports

36.52

2016

26.45

2015

12.98

1998

335.39

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

156.81

2016

266.95

2014

0.03

2007

667.71

2013

USD th

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

439.8

Jun 2017

408.8

May 2017

154.8

Jan 2003

1,062.5

Jul 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Total Imports Growth

-23.7

Jun 2017

-9.9

May 2017

-34.0

Mar 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

10,787.51

2016

13,453.11

2015

2,935.94

1996

13,453.11

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.40

2022

2.77

2021

-32.22

2009

34.42

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

99,079.68

2016

95,503.13

2015

20,330.01

1996

113,975.08

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Trade Balance

1,146.10

Jun 2017

1,134.50

May 2017

-6,683.00

Jul 2012

4,099.30

May 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Trade: Imports

4,489.00

Jun 2017

4,247.30

May 2017

847.85

Jan 2003

8,208.30

Jul 2012

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Trade: Exports

5,635.00

Jun 2017

5,381.70

May 2017

233.87

Nov 2003

8,812.40

May 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Trade: Exports: Re-Exports

0.20

Jun 2017

0.50

May 2017

0.00

Apr 2017

1,525.90

Jan 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Diamonds

5,187.30

Jun 2017

4,990.70

May 2017

4.57

Nov 2003

7,950.40

May 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Vehicles and Transport Equipment

10.90

Jun 2017

53.90

May 2017

6.12

Dec 2003

183.10

Jun 2011

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Copper and Nickel

5.10

Jun 2017

6.50

May 2017

0.20

Mar 2017

820.45

Dec 2007

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Machinery and Electric Equipment

181.70

Jun 2017

95.40

May 2017

11.56

Dec 2003

221.60

May 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Meat and Meat Products

79.70

Jun 2017

61.10

May 2017

0.58

Nov 2008

139.70

Sep 2014

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Africa: SACU: South Africa

487.90

Jun 2017

271.20

May 2017

93.45

Dec 2006

1,336.70

Jun 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: EU: Belgium

1,476.20

Jun 2017

1,133.60

May 2017

0.00

Jan 2007

2,914.20

Nov 2013

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: EU: UK

13.50

Jun 2017

35.90

May 2017

0.02

Mar 2013

5,675.32

Sep 2012

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Asia: Israel

352.50

Jun 2017

512.60

May 2017

5.84

Apr 2007

821.10

Jun 2014

BWP mn

monthly

Apr 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Exports: Norway

0.00

Jun 2017

0.00

May 2017

0.00

Jun 2017

6,212.88

Mar 2013

BWP mn

monthly

Feb 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Chemicals and Rubber Products

367.30

Jun 2017

408.40

May 2017

90.10

Mar 2003

799.70

Jul 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Diamonds

1,494.80

Jun 2017

1,195.10

May 2017

7.78

Apr 2005

4,851.60

Jul 2012

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Food, Beverages and Tobacco

530.40

Jun 2017

585.50

May 2017

80.00

Mar 2003

807.70

Nov 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Fuel

651.40

Jun 2017

643.40

May 2017

38.45

Jan 2003

1,275.90

Nov 2011

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Imports: Machinery and Electric Equipment

488.90

Jun 2017

471.80

May 2017

120.63

Mar 2003

1,308.60

Jul 2011

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

24.9

Mar 2017

8.3

Dec 2016

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

155.6

Mar 2017

155.7

Dec 2016

-54.7

Jun 2006

155.7

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

14.9

Mar 2017

27.6

Dec 2016

-14.9

Mar 2016

516.6

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

0.79

2022

0.70

2021

-0.65

2009

2.50

2014

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
External Debt

1,647.1

2017

1,619.3

2016

313.8

2009

2,042.3

2012

USD mn

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

10.1

2017

11.5

2016

3.1

2009

13.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

2.6

2015

2.6

2014

0.0

2006

3.0

2013

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-0.07

Mar 2017

3.89

Dec 2016

-29.50

Jun 2008

29.31

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.4

Mar 2017

0.7

Dec 2016

-0.4

Mar 2016

13.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: Short Term

380.5

2015

417.0

2014

0.0

2006

446.0

2013

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Current Account Balance

1,039.4

Mar 2017

338.8

Dec 2016

-419.7

Dec 2008

1,039.4

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,286.6

Jun 2017

7,630.0

May 2017

3,628.0

Mar 1992

10,345.9

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.2

2016

19.6

2015

10.3

2003

19.6

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Money Supply M2

6,411.07

Jun 2017

6,788.27

May 2017

1,369.19

Jan 2002

6,906.41

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

5.4

Jun 2017

5.8

Mar 2017

0.5

Jun 2003

5.8

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Non-Performing Loans

274.22

Jun 2017

282.04

Mar 2017

1.16

Mar 2001

282.04

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M1

1,527.57

Jun 2017

1,446.81

May 2017

279.72

Dec 2000

1,836.02

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Domestic Credit

2,452.8

Jul 2017

2,905.7

Jun 2017

-2,652.4

Apr 2008

2,905.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Aug 2017

5.0

Jul 2017

5.0

Aug 2017

10.0

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Household Debt

3,076.6

Jul 2017

3,080.1

Jun 2017

633.2

Dec 2002

3,080.1

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
M2 Growth

1.6

Mar/2017

5.2

Feb/2017

-6.7

Nov/2009

71.5

Feb/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2002 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Total Deposits

6,201.56

Jul 2017

6,110.94

Jun 2017

1,597.38

Dec 2002

6,487.02

Jun 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

44.02

Jun 2017

43.25

Mar 2017

43.25

Mar 2017

126.76

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

16.6

Jun 2017

18.7

May 2017

7.6

Jul 2012

35.5

Jan 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Monetary Aggregates: M1

16,789.81

Jul 2017

16,115.40

Jun 2017

3,837.88

Apr 2006

17,406.34

Apr 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Monetary Aggregates: M2

71,921.89

Jul 2017

70,483.18

Jun 2017

7,685.93

Feb 2001

72,691.77

Nov 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Monetary Aggregates: M3

71,921.89

Jul 2017

70,483.18

Jun 2017

19,708.45

Dec 2004

72,691.77

Nov 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bank of Botswana: Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,286,597.00

Jun 2017

7,630,005.00

May 2017

3,628,000.00

Mar 1992

10,345,946.00

Apr 2008

USD th

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Commercial Banks Deposits

63,569.56

Jul 2017

62,379.64

Jun 2017

8,982.87

Dec 2002

63,765.99

Nov 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding

52,694.73

Jul 2017

52,554.92

Jun 2017

6,464.76

Jan 2003

52,694.73

Jul 2017

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Households

31,537.26

Jul 2017

31,441.71

Jun 2017

3,537.42

Jan 2003

31,537.26

Jul 2017

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Households: Property Purchase

8,923.80

Jul 2017

8,999.17

Jun 2017

554.60

May 2003

8,999.17

Jun 2017

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Resident Business

21,086.84

Jul 2017

21,047.35

Jun 2017

2,920.19

Jan 2003

21,339.55

Nov 2016

BWP mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Arrears: Over 90 Days

2,843.06

Jun 2017

2,950.29

Mar 2017

6.40

Mar 2001

2,950.29

Mar 2017

BWP mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Banking Statistics Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio

13.6

Jul 2017

15.2

Jun 2017

10.7

Jan 2015

50.5

Jul 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

12.5

2015

18.9

2014

12.5

2015

22.8

2010

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bank of Botswana: Assets

80,182.81

Jul 2017

75,455.73

Jun 2017

23,093.05

Nov 2003

89,975.09

Apr 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Commercial Banks: Assets

82,844.19

Jul 2017

82,056.33

Jun 2017

11,562.16

Jan 2003

82,844.19

Jul 2017

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

12.50

2015

18.90

2014

12.50

2015

22.84

2010

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate

7.00

Jun 2017

7.00

May 2017

7.00

Jun 2017

17.00

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

10.146

Sep 2017

10.216

Aug 2017

0.667

Jul 1974

11.552

Jan 2016

BWP/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Policy Rate

5.50

Sep 2017

5.50

Aug 2017

5.50

Sep 2017

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.33

Jul 2017

1.31

Jun 2017

0.00

Nov 2011

14.01

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

5.50

Jul 2017

5.50

Jun 2017

3.56

May 2015

11.97

Apr 2006

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

100.5

Jul 2017

100.6

Jun 2017

91.7

Dec 2007

102.2

Jan 2015

Sep2016=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Policy Rate: Month End: Bank Rate

5.50

Sep 2017

5.50

Aug 2017

5.50

Sep 2017

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Bank of Botswana Certificates Nominal Rate:...

1.37

Aug 2017

1.33

Jul 2017

0.00

Nov 2011

14.01

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nominal Interest Rate: Prime Lending Rate

7.00

Aug 2017

7.00

Jul 2017

7.00

Aug 2017

17.00

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Deposit Rate: Commercial and Merchant Banks: Savings Account

2.03

Jul 2017

2.03

Jun 2017

1.90

Feb 2017

8.55

Jan 2005

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Government Bond Rate: Long Term

5.50

Aug 2017

5.50

Jul 2017

3.56

May 2015

11.97

Apr 2006

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average

10.15

Sep 2017

10.22

Aug 2017

0.67

Jul 1974

11.55

Jan 2016

BWP/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Rate: BOB: Avg: Euro

0.08

Sep 2017

0.08

Aug 2017

0.08

Jan 2016

0.19

Nov 2003

EUR/BWP

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Energy Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Electricity Production

237

Mar 2017

216

Feb 2017

11

Aug 2012

321

Jun 2014

GWh

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals

1,528,000

2015

1,966,000

2014

512,000

1996

2,101,000

2008

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

950

2015

978

2014

59

2008

978

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-2.9

2015

10.1

2014

-89.3

2008

1,030.5

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Equity Market Index

8,930.4

Sep 2017

8,945.6

Aug 2017

2,222.7

Jun 2003

10,936.4

Jul 2015

19Jun1989=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

27.3

2016

34.3

2015

25.4

2003

48.7

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index: Month End: Domestic Companies (DCI)

8,930.36

Sep 2017

8,945.57

Aug 2017

2,222.69

Jun 2003

10,936.44

Jul 2015

19Jun1989=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Market Capitalization: Botswana Stock Exchange

44,794.00

Aug 2017

45,424.00

Jul 2017

8,359.00

May 2003

51,659.00

Jul 2015

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Dividend Yield: Botswana Stock Exchange

4.90

Aug 2017

4.80

Jul 2017

1.60

May 2012

8.49

Aug 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Shares Trading: Botswana Stock Exchange: Volume

95.21

Aug 2017

174.69

Jul 2017

1.24

Nov 2003

738.57

Feb 2016

Unit mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Shares Trading: Botswana Stock Exchange: Value

401.56

Aug 2017

574.44

Jul 2017

4.76

Nov 2003

1,007.21

Dec 2011

BWP mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered

391.69

2015

363.78

2014

164.16

2005

391.69

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

158.53

2016

169.00

2015

0.00

1997

169.00

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

9,413.65

2015

9,006.16

2014

4,243.37

2003

18,838.12

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

2,173.33

2016

2,443.92

2015

1,126.48

2001

38,640.80

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

1,644.06

2016

1,217.88

2015

94.12

2002

6,056.59

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

180,908.36

2015

201,463.36

2014

88,754.43

2001

231,868.02

2003

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

88,207.25

2016

112,864.19

2015

36,885.74

2002

112,864.19

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

12,582.97

2016

13,582.29

2015

3,907.39

2001

16,870.56

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017