Botswana Balance of Payments: Current Account

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance data was reported at 345.270 USD mn in 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 929.046 USD mn for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance data is updated yearly, averaging 242.492 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1.951 USD bn in 2006 and a record low of -901.039 USD mn in 2012. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance 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: Current Account. Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income. 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

345.270

2018
Previous

929.046

2017
Min

-901.039

2012
Max

1,950.576

2006
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019
Last Previous Frequency Range

345.270

USD mn 2018

929.046

USD mn 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance: % of GDP

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance: % of GDP data was reported at 1.850 % in 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.338 % for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance: % of GDP data is updated yearly, averaging 4.805 % from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 31.980 % in 1987 and a record low of -28.279 % in 1981. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance: % 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: Current Account. Current account balance is the sum of net exports of goods and services, net primary income, and net secondary income.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.; ; 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

1.850

2018
Previous

5.338

2017
Min

-28.279

1981
Max

31.980

1987
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 01 Jul 2020
Last Previous Frequency Range

1.850

% 2018

5.338

% 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 01 Jul 2020

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance: % of GDP from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods data was reported at 6.379 USD bn in 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 5.950 USD bn for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods data is updated yearly, averaging 2.189 USD bn from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 8.517 USD bn in 2014 and a record low of 141.986 USD mn in 1975. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods 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: Current Account. Goods exports refer to all movable goods (including nonmonetary gold and net exports of goods under merchanting) involved in a change of ownership from residents to nonresidents. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Gap-filled total; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. Merchanting is reclassified from services to goods.

Last

6,379.047

2018
Previous

5,949.641

2017
Min

141.986

1975
Max

8,516.802

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020
Last Previous Frequency Range

6,379.047

USD mn 2018

5,949.641

USD mn 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods and Services

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods and Services data was reported at 7.341 USD bn in 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 6.889 USD bn for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods and Services data is updated yearly, averaging 2.401 USD bn from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 9.501 USD bn in 2014 and a record low of 172.818 USD mn in 1975. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods and Services 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: Current Account. Exports of goods and services comprise all transactions between residents of a country and the rest of the world involving a change of ownership from residents to nonresidents of general merchandise, net exports of goods under merchanting, nonmonetary gold, and services. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Gap-filled total; 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

7,341.142

2018
Previous

6,889.014

2017
Min

172.818

1975
Max

9,501.320

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019
Last Previous Frequency Range

7,341.142

USD mn 2018

6,889.014

USD mn 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods and Services from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods, Services and Primary Income

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods, Services and Primary Income data was reported at 7.594 USD bn in 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 7.149 USD bn for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods, Services and Primary Income data is updated yearly, averaging 2.921 USD bn from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 9.752 USD bn in 2014 and a record low of 219.876 USD mn in 1975. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods, Services and 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: Current Account. Exports of goods, services and primary income is the sum of goods exports, service exports and primary income receipts. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Gap-filled total; 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

7,594.042

2018
Previous

7,149.488

2017
Min

219.876

1975
Max

9,751.509

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019
Last Previous Frequency Range

7,594.042

USD mn 2018

7,149.488

USD mn 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019

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Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | USD mn | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service data was reported at 962.094 USD mn in 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 939.373 USD mn for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service data is updated yearly, averaging 232.539 USD mn from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 984.518 USD mn in 2014 and a record low of 30.831 USD mn in 1975. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service 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: Current Account. Services refer to economic output of intangible commodities that may be produced, transferred, and consumed at the same time. Data are in current U.S. dollars.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Gap-filled total; Note: Data are based on the sixth edition of the IMF's Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) and are only available from 2005 onwards. Manufacturing services on physical inputs owned by others (goods for processing in BPM5) and maintenance and repair services n.i.e. are reclassified from goods to services.

Last

962.094

2018
Previous

939.373

2017
Min

30.831

1975
Max

984.518

2014
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019
Last Previous Frequency Range

962.094

USD mn 2018

939.373

USD mn 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 Sep 2019

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Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Exports

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Exports data was reported at 12.923 % in 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 27.630 % for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Exports data is updated yearly, averaging 23.854 % from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 41.001 % in 1988 and a record low of 6.140 % in 1975. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Exports 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: Current Account. Communications, computer, information, and other services cover international telecommunications; computer data; news-related service transactions between residents and nonresidents; construction services; royalties and license fees; miscellaneous business, professional, and technical services; personal, cultural, and recreational services; manufacturing services on physical inputs owned by others; and maintenance and repair services and government services not included elsewhere.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average; 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

12.923

2018
Previous

27.630

2017
Min

6.140

1975
Max

41.001

1988
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020
Last Previous Frequency Range

12.923

% 2018

27.630

% 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Exports from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Insurance and Financial Services: % of Service Exports

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Insurance and Financial Services: % of Service Exports data was reported at 1.002 % in 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 1.584 % for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Insurance and Financial Services: % of Service Exports data is updated yearly, averaging 2.924 % from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 7.132 % in 1990 and a record low of 0.128 % in 2009. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Insurance and Financial Services: % of Service Exports 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: Current Account. Insurance and financial services cover various types of insurance provided to nonresidents by resident insurance enterprises and vice versa, and financial intermediary and auxiliary services (except those of insurance enterprises and pension funds) exchanged between residents and nonresidents.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average; 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

1.002

2018
Previous

1.584

2017
Min

0.128

2009
Max

7.132

1990
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020
Last Previous Frequency Range

1.002

% 2018

1.584

% 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Insurance and Financial Services: % of Service Exports from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Transport: % of Service Exports

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Transport: % of Service Exports data was reported at 4.533 % in 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 5.435 % for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Transport: % of Service Exports data is updated yearly, averaging 17.341 % from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 65.132 % in 1975 and a record low of 2.036 % in 2009. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Transport: % of Service Exports 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: Current Account. Transport covers all transport services (sea, air, land, internal waterway, pipeline, space and electricity transmission) performed by residents of one economy for those of another and involving the carriage of passengers, the movement of goods (freight), rental of carriers with crew, and related support and auxiliary services. Also included are postal and courier services. Excluded are freight insurance (included in insurance services); goods procured in ports by nonresident carriers (included in goods); maintenance and repairs on transport equipment (included in maintenance and repair services n.i.e.); and repairs of railway facilities, harbors, and airfield facilities (included in construction).; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average; 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

4.533

2018
Previous

5.435

2017
Min

2.036

2009
Max

65.132

1975
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020
Last Previous Frequency Range

4.533

% 2018

5.435

% 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Transport: % of Service Exports from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

Botswana BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Travel: % of Service Exports

1975 - 2018 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Travel: % of Service Exports data was reported at 59.626 % in 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 57.574 % for 2017. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Travel: % of Service Exports data is updated yearly, averaging 57.999 % from Dec 1975 to 2018, with 44 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 79.114 % in 2008 and a record low of 15.971 % in 1976. Botswana’s BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Travel: % of Service Exports 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: Current Account. Travel covers goods and services acquired from an economy by travelers for their own use during visits of less than one year in that economy for either business or personal purposes. Travel includes local transport (i.e., transport within the economy being visited and provided by a resident of that economy), but excludes international transport (which is included in passenger transport. Travel also excludes goods for resale, which are included in general merchandise.; ; International Monetary Fund, Balance of Payments Statistics Yearbook and data files.; Weighted average; 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

59.626

2018
Previous

57.574

2017
Min

15.971

1976
Max

79.114

2008
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020
Last Previous Frequency Range

59.626

% 2018

57.574

% 2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 20 May 2020

View Botswana's BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Travel: % of Service Exports from 1975 to 2018 in the chart:

BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance
BW: BOP: Current Account: Balance: % of GDP
BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods
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BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Goods, Services and Primary Income
BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service
BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Exports
BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Insurance and Financial Services: % of Service Exports
BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Transport: % of Service Exports
BW: BOP: Current Account: Exports: Service: Travel: % of Service Exports
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BW: BOP: Current Account: Imports: Service: Communications, Computer, etc: % of Service Imports
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BW: BOP: Current Account: Imports: Service: Transport: % of Service Imports
BW: BOP: Current Account: Imports: Service: Travel: % of Service Imports
BW: BOP: Current Account: Net Trade: Goods
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BW: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Paid
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BW: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Received: % of GDP
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BW: BOP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Net
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