Botswana Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net

1975 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data was reported at -96.993 USD mn in 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of -113.402 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data is updated yearly, averaging -88.542 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2020, with 46 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 348.971 USD mn in 2001 and a record low of -612.317 USD mn in 2008. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows total net FDI. In BPM6, financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities. Net FDI outflows are assets and net FDI inflows are liabilities. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last Frequency Range
-96.993 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020

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BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows

1974 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data was reported at 80.063 USD mn in 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of 93.607 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data is updated yearly, averaging 88.439 USD mn from Dec 1974 to 2020, with 47 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 520.918 USD mn in 2008 and a record low of -286.949 USD mn in 1993. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in the reporting economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
80.063 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020

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BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP

1974 - 2020 | Yearly | % | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data was reported at 0.536 % in 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of 0.561 % for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 1.994 % from Dec 1974 to 2020, with 47 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 15.594 % in 1979 and a record low of -10.775 % in 1975. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment are the net inflows of investment to acquire a lasting management interest (10 percent or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, other long-term capital, and short-term capital as shown in the balance of payments. This series shows net inflows (new investment inflows less disinvestment) in the reporting economy from foreign investors, and is divided by GDP.; ; International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and Balance of Payments databases, World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.; Weighted average; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
0.536 2020 yearly 1974 - 2020

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BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

1975 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data was reported at -16.931 USD mn in 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of -19.795 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data is updated yearly, averaging 1.883 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2020, with 46 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 379.651 USD mn in 2001 and a record low of -91.399 USD mn in 2008. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
-16.931 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020

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Botswana BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP

1975 - 2020 | Yearly | % | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data was reported at -0.113 % in 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of -0.119 % for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 0.054 % from Dec 1975 to 2020, with 46 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 6.916 % in 2001 and a record low of -0.835 % in 2008. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Foreign direct investment refers to direct investment equity flows in an economy. It is the sum of equity capital, reinvestment of earnings, and other capital. Direct investment is a category of cross-border investment associated with a resident in one economy having control or a significant degree of influence on the management of an enterprise that is resident in another economy. Ownership of 10 percent or more of the ordinary shares of voting stock is the criterion for determining the existence of a direct investment relationship. This series shows net outflows of investment from the reporting economy to the rest of the world, and is divided by GDP.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, supplemented by data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and official national sources.; Weighted average; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
-0.113 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020

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Botswana BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Primary Income

1970 - 2018 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Primary Income data was reported at 1.184 USD bn in 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 1.145 USD bn for 2017. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Primary Income data is updated yearly, averaging 318.814 USD mn from Dec 1970 to 2018, with 49 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1.230 USD bn in 2016 and a record low of 0.000 USD mn in 1974. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Primary Income data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Primary income on foreign direct investment covers payments of direct investment income (debit side), which consist of income on equity (dividends, branch profits, and reinvested earnings) and income on the intercompany debt (interest). Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook.; Sum;

Last Frequency Range
1,184.190 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018

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BW: BOP: Financial Account: Net

1975 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Net data was reported at -1.070 USD bn in 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of -681.728 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Net data is updated yearly, averaging 214.448 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2020, with 46 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 2.808 USD bn in 2005 and a record low of -1.858 USD bn in 2002. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Net data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. The net financial account shows net acquisition and disposal of financial assets and liabilities. It measures how net lending to or borrowing from nonresidents is financed, and is conceptually equal to the sum of the balances on the current and capital accounts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. In BPM6, the headings of the financial account have been changed from credits and debits to net acquisition of financial assets and net incurrence of liabilities; i.e., all changes due to credit and debit entries are recorded on a net basis separately for financial assets and liabilities. Financial account balances are calculated as the change in assets minus the change in liabilities; signs are reversed from previous editions.

Last Frequency Range
-1,069.873 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020

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Botswana BW: BOP: Financial Account: Net

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows

1975 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data was reported at -19.173 USD mn in 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of 35.258 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data is updated yearly, averaging 0.000 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2020, with 46 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 36.087 USD mn in 2006 and a record low of -122.783 USD mn in 2016. BW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Portfolio equity includes net inflows from equity securities other than those recorded as direct investment and including shares, stocks, depository receipts (American or global), and direct purchases of shares in local stock markets by foreign investors. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments database, and World Bank, International Debt Statistics.; Sum; Note: Data starting from 2005 are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6).

Last Frequency Range
-19.173 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020

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BW: BOP: Grants: Excluding Technical Cooperation

1960 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Grants: Excluding Technical Cooperation data was reported at 75.990 USD mn in 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of 63.110 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Grants: Excluding Technical Cooperation data is updated yearly, averaging 45.790 USD mn from Dec 1960 to 2020, with 61 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 731.410 USD mn in 2008 and a record low of 2.670 USD mn in 1972. BW: BOP: Grants: Excluding Technical Cooperation data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Grants are defined as legally binding commitments that obligate a specific value of funds available for disbursement for which there is no repayment requirement. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and OECD.; Sum;

Last Frequency Range
75.990 2020 yearly 1960 - 2020

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Botswana BW: BOP: Grants: Excluding Technical Cooperation

BW: BOP: Grants: Technical Cooperation

1961 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Grants: Technical Cooperation data was reported at 10.490 USD mn in 2020. This records a decrease from the previous number of 14.320 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Grants: Technical Cooperation data is updated yearly, averaging 19.480 USD mn from Dec 1961 to 2020, with 60 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 64.370 USD mn in 1988 and a record low of 0.010 USD mn in 1962. BW: BOP: Grants: Technical Cooperation data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Technical cooperation grants include free-standing technical cooperation grants, which are intended to finance the transfer of technical and managerial skills or of technology for the purpose of building up general national capacity without reference to any specific investment projects; and investment-related technical cooperation grants, which are provided to strengthen the capacity to execute specific investment projects. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; World Bank, International Debt Statistics, and OECD.; Sum;

Last Frequency Range
10.490 2020 yearly 1961 - 2020

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BW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions

1975 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

BW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data was reported at 549.791 USD mn in 2020. This records an increase from the previous number of 489.605 USD mn for 2019. BW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data is updated yearly, averaging 42.720 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2020, with 46 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1.211 USD bn in 2005 and a record low of -2.121 USD bn in 2002. BW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under Global Database’s Botswana – Table BW.World Bank.WDI: Balance of Payments: Capital and Financial Account. Net errors and omissions constitute a residual category needed to ensure that accounts in the balance of payments statement sum to zero. Net errors and omissions are derived as the balance on the financial account minus the balances on the current and capital accounts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; ; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards.

Last Frequency Range
549.791 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020

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BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Inflows: % of GDP
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net Outflows: % of GDP
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Primary Income
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Net
BW: BOP: Financial Account: Portfolio Equity: Net Inflows
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BW: BOP: Grants: Technical Cooperation
BW: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions
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