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Botswana Current Account Balance: % of GDP

2004 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

Botswana's Current Account surplus accounted for 21.8 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Sep 2017, compared with a 16.5 % surplus in the previous quarter. Botswana's Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2004 to Sep 2017, with an average value of 7.9 %. The data reached an all-time high of 29.3 % in Dec 2006 and a record low of -16.6 % in Dec 2008. CEIC calculates Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Current Account Balance and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Bank of Botswana provides Current Account Balance in local currency. The Central Statistics Office of the Republic of Botswana provides Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports of Botswana, Current Account recorded a surplus of 921.9 USD mn in Sep 2017. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 264.9 USD mn in Sep 2017. Botswana's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 57.6 USD mn in Sep 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 0.0 USD mn in Sep 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 4.2 USD bn in Sep 2017.

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What was Botswana's Current Account Balance: % of GDP in Sep 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

21.8

Sep 2017

16.5

Jun 2017

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018

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Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP: Quarterly: Botswana

Series Details
Series ID

243572803

Name

Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP: Quarterly: Botswana

Country

Botswana

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

Mar 2004

Last Date

Sep 2017

Last Updated

21 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

7.74

Variance

116.01

Standard deviation

10.77

Skewness

-0.16

Kurtosis

-0.74

Coefficient variation

1.39

Median

7.91

Max
Dec 2006

29.34

Min
Dec 2008

-16.62

Previous observation
Jun 2017

16.49

Last observation
Sep 2017

21.84

Number of Observations

55

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

-2.1

Sep 2017

-2.6

Jun 2017

-6.3

Dec 2005

1.2

Jun 1975

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Canada

-3.6

Sep 2017

-2.9

Jun 2017

-5.1

Mar 1975

3.6

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
France

-0.2

Dec 2017

-0.1

Sep 2017

-4.0

Mar 2017

3.6

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Germany

8.2

Dec 2017

8.1

Sep 2017

-2.4

Sep 2000

9.2

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Italy

3.9

Sep 2017

2.5

Jun 2017

-6.2

Mar 1981

4.6

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Japan

4.1

Dec 2017

4.5

Sep 2017

-0.7

Mar 2014

4.8

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
United Kingdom

-4.5

Sep 2017

-5.1

Jun 2017

-7.1

Dec 2015

3.8

Mar 1981

%

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Austria

1.7

Sep 2017

1.3

Jun 2017

-8.8

Dec 1977

8.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Belgium

0.0

Sep 2017

-1.0

Jun 2017

-7.7

Sep 2008

9.2

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bulgaria

-3.9

Dec 2017

16.0

Sep 2017

-30.2

Dec 2007

16.0

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Cyprus

6.5

Sep 2017

-0.2

Jun 2017

-27.0

Dec 2008

8.6

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Czech Republic

-2.9

Sep 2017

-0.7

Jun 2017

-10.6

Sep 2010

9.9

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Denmark

8.6

Sep 2017

8.8

Jun 2017

-3.9

Dec 1998

11.1

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Estonia

4.2

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-20.4

Mar 2007

5.6

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Finland

2.2

Sep 2017

-1.5

Jun 2017

-7.2

Mar 1991

10.9

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Greece

9.6

Sep 2017

-1.0

Jun 2017

-21.0

Mar 2007

11.8

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hungary

2.3

Sep 2017

6.2

Jun 2017

-10.9

Dec 2000

8.2

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iceland

9.9

Sep 2017

2.4

Jun 2017

-36.3

Jun 2008

15.3

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ireland

18.7

Sep 2017

-1.2

Jun 2017

-10.0

Mar 2008

18.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Latvia

-4.2

Sep 2017

-3.1

Jun 2017

-25.9

Dec 2006

12.8

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Lithuania

6.6

Dec 2017

0.4

Sep 2017

-22.5

Mar 2008

14.6

Sep 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Argentina

-5.7

Sep 2017

-4.1

Jun 2017

-5.7

Sep 2017

5.1

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Luxembourg

16.8

Sep 2017

3.3

Jun 2017

-13.3

Jun 2012

20.5

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malta

15.7

Sep 2017

16.3

Jun 2017

-29.5

Dec 2000

16.3

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bolivia

-5.6

Sep 2017

-5.0

Jun 2017

-10.9

Jun 1992

16.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Netherlands

10.1

Sep 2017

8.1

Jun 2017

-2.3

Sep 2000

12.9

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Norway

2.2

Sep 2017

6.8

Jun 2017

-11.5

Jun 1986

19.7

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Brazil

-1.4

Dec 2017

-0.6

Sep 2017

-5.6

Mar 2015

3.0

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Poland

0.1

Sep 2017

-0.7

Jun 2017

-7.3

Jun 2007

1.7

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Chile

-2.2

Sep 2017

-1.7

Jun 2017

-8.8

Dec 1997

7.8

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Portugal

4.2

Sep 2017

-2.2

Jun 2017

-13.6

Jun 2008

4.2

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Colombia

-3.4

Sep 2017

-2.9

Jun 2017

-7.5

Sep 2015

1.5

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Romania

-2.7

Sep 2017

-6.4

Jun 2017

-17.4

Jun 2008

4.4

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovakia

-3.1

Sep 2017

-1.7

Jun 2017

-13.9

Dec 2005

4.3

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slovenia

7.9

Sep 2017

7.1

Jun 2017

-10.7

Jun 1999

7.9

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ecuador

-1.5

Sep 2017

0.2

Jun 2017

-15.5

Sep 1998

12.4

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mexico

-1.8

Sep 2017

0.0

Jun 2017

-6.0

Sep 1994

0.4

Jun 1995

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Spain

2.6

Sep 2017

2.0

Jun 2017

-11.6

Mar 2008

4.5

Sep 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Panama

-10.1

Sep 2017

-6.4

Jun 2017

-19.6

Sep 2008

3.6

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sweden

4.6

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-5.5

Dec 1982

10.1

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Paraguay

-0.8

Sep 2017

-4.6

Jun 2017

-8.2

Dec 2014

15.1

Sep 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Switzerland

7.8

Sep 2017

11.3

Jun 2017

-1.9

Mar 2009

17.0

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Peru

-1.2

Sep 2017

-0.6

Jun 2017

-12.4

Mar 1982

6.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Uruguay

2.2

Sep 2017

3.2

Jun 2017

-9.7

Jun 2008

3.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Venezuela

-1.9

2015

0.7

2014

-14.6

1978

22.1

1974

%

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Algeria

-16.5

2016

-15.8

2015

-16.5

2016

24.7

2006

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Australia

-2.0

Sep 2017

-2.2

Jun 2017

-7.3

Dec 2004

2.3

Dec 1972

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bangladesh

-0.9

2017

1.1

2016

-1.9

2001

3.3

2010

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Brunei

12.0

Dec 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

3.0

Sep 2015

54.3

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on Feb 2018
Cambodia

-8.8

2016

-9.3

2015

-13.0

2013

-2.2

2001

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Bahrain

3.3

2014

7.8

2013

-12.6

1998

15.7

2007

%

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2015
China

1.8

Dec 2017

1.3

Sep 2017

-0.3

Jun 2001

11.1

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Botswana

21.8

Sep 2017

16.5

Jun 2017

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hong Kong

8.5

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-5.5

Jun 2014

20.8

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
India

-1.2

Sep 2017

-2.5

Jun 2017

-6.8

Dec 2012

2.2

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Israel

-0.4

Sep 2017

3.3

Jun 2017

-19.8

Sep 1982

17.8

Dec 1985

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Indonesia

-2.2

Dec 2017

-1.7

Sep 2017

-4.6

Jun 1996

7.8

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Jordan

-9.4

Sep 2017

-13.8

Jun 2017

-26.6

Mar 2012

26.4

Jun 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Korea

6.1

Sep 2017

4.1

Jun 2017

-13.1

Mar 1980

16.0

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Malawi

-11.1

2015

-18.6

2014

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Malaysia

3.6

Dec 2017

3.7

Sep 2017

0.4

Jun 2013

20.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Laos

-7.8

2016

-15.7

2015

-15.7

2015

6.4

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Macau

27.0

2016

25.3

2015

14.7

2006

40.9

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Myanmar

-8.3

2016

-2.2

2015

-8.3

2016

0.0

2007

%

yearly

1986 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nepal

-0.4

2017

6.2

2016

-2.6

2010

6.2

2016

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018
New Zealand

-1.8

Sep 2017

-2.1

Jun 2017

-9.0

Jun 2008

0.7

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Pakistan

-4.1

2017

-1.7

2016

-8.1

2008

4.4

2003

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Philippines

0.7

Sep 2017

-0.1

Jun 2017

-10.1

Dec 1983

8.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Singapore

15.1

Dec 2017

22.5

Sep 2017

-6.3

Mar 1987

32.2

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sri Lanka

-3.9

Jun 2017

-3.2

Mar 2017

-11.8

Jun 2008

2.4

Sep 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Taiwan

14.0

Sep 2017

12.2

Jun 2017

-12.8

Jun 1974

22.6

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Thailand

10.4

Dec 2017

11.9

Sep 2017

-11.9

Jun 2005

16.6

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Vietnam

4.0

2016

0.5

2015

-12.8

1995

6.1

2012

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Albania

-4.6

Sep 2017

-7.7

Jun 2017

-19.1

Dec 2008

-4.3

Jun 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Armenia

0.1

Sep 2017

1.6

Jun 2017

-64.3

Mar 1995

6.0

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Azerbaijan

2.6

Sep 2017

4.0

Jun 2017

-5.4

Mar 2016

24.6

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Belarus

0.6

Sep 2017

2.7

Jun 2017

-21.3

Mar 2011

12.0

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina

-2.9

Sep 2017

-6.2

Jun 2017

-14.3

Jun 2008

-2.8

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Croatia

28.1

Sep 2017

1.2

Jun 2017

-25.9

Dec 1997

31.0

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Georgia

-3.0

Sep 2017

-7.7

Jun 2017

-29.9

Mar 2008

-1.5

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kazakhstan

-4.1

Sep 2017

-4.0

Jun 2017

-25.6

Dec 1999

15.0

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kyrgyzstan

-1.2

Sep 2017

-7.8

Jun 2017

-31.1

Mar 2008

11.0

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Macedonia

6.8

Sep 2017

-3.8

Jun 2017

-21.0

Dec 2008

7.2

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Moldova

-8.2

Sep 2017

-10.8

Jun 2017

-33.8

Mar 1998

12.6

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mongolia

-7.8

Sep 2017

-4.1

Jun 2017

-56.5

Mar 2012

15.1

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Mauritius

-5.9

Sep 2017

-6.9

Jun 2017

-16.7

Sep 2011

1.6

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Montenegro

18.1

Sep 2017

-31.5

Jun 2017

-41.4

Mar 2017

23.9

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Russia

-0.6

Sep 2017

0.6

Jun 2017

-3.7

Jun 1998

21.4

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Serbia

-3.9

Sep 2017

-3.6

Jun 2017

-8.7

Mar 2017

-2.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tajikistan

-0.4

Jun 2017

7.1

Mar 2017

-34.9

Mar 2012

11.3

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Turkey

-4.4

Sep 2017

-6.3

Jun 2017

-11.4

Mar 2011

5.8

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Ukraine

-5.2

Sep 2017

-1.0

Jun 2017

-12.1

Sep 2013

21.2

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Morocco

1.1

Sep 2017

-9.1

Jun 2017

-9.1

Jun 2017

1.7

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Nigeria

2.4

Sep 2017

1.4

Jun 2017

-5.3

Mar 2015

20.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Oman

-18.4

2016

-15.7

2015

-21.9

1998

16.7

2005

%

yearly

1974 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Qatar

-5.5

2016

8.4

2015

-26.5

1995

33.8

1980

%

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Saudi Arabia

5.7

Sep 2017

-1.7

Jun 2017

-14.6

Dec 2015

35.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
South Africa

-2.3

Sep 2017

-2.4

Jun 2017

-11.0

Mar 1971

13.9

Mar 1980

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Sudan

-3.7

2016

-5.6

2015

-11.7

1992

2.2

1985

%

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Syria

-0.6

2010

-1.9

2009

-13.6

1985

29.2

1990

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2018
Tunisia

-8.8

2016

-8.9

2015

-11.1

1977

2.1

1988

%

yearly

1976 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Yemen

-8.0

2015

-3.4

2014

-10.1

2009

12.3

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2015

Updated on 2018
United Arab Emirates

2.4

2016

4.7

2015

-0.1

1998

21.3

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Egypt

-2.5

Sep 2017

-4.8

Jun 2017

-7.8

Dec 2016

7.7

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kuwait

0.6

2016

7.4

2015

-244.9

1991

56.5

1979

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Ivory Coast

-0.6

2016

-0.6

2015

-21.6

1980

10.4

2011

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018
European Union

2.1

Sep 2017

0.8

Jun 2017

-2.7

Jun 2008

2.2

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Kenya

-7.0

Sep 2017

-6.2

Jun 2017

-13.4

Sep 2014

-1.5

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Iran

3.9

2017

0.3

2016

-1.1

1999

10.1

2012

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Lebanon

-16.4

2015

-24.4

2014

-25.6

2003

-5.1

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Kosovo

14.7

Sep 2017

-15.2

Jun 2017

-24.6

Dec 2011

14.7

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018

More Indicators for Botswana

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

15.7

2017

16.7

2016

6.2

2007

20.7

2012

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Foreign Direct Investment

21.7

Jun 2017

14.9

Mar 2017

-14.9

Mar 2016

516.6

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Imports Growth

-7.9

Nov 2017

-33.7

Oct 2017

-34.7

Apr 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply M2

7,309.82

Oct 2017

7,219.93

Sep 2017

1,369.19

Jan 2002

7,309.82

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

76.42

2022

71.87

2021

12.72

2001

76.42

2022

BWP bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

6.85

2016

7.80

2015

0.08

1960

8.62

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

1.2

Sep 2017

0.9

Jun 2017

-10.4

Sep 2009

19.8

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

27.3

2016

34.3

2015

25.4

2003

48.7

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Total Imports

565.6

Jul 2017

439.8

Jun 2017

154.8

Jan 2003

1,062.5

Jul 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

1.68

Nov 2017

2.39

Oct 2017

0.73

Dec 2015

25.11

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

8,815.35

2022

8,582.90

2021

968.95

1985

8,815.35

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

21.3

Sep 2017

19.5

Jun 2017

16.1

Sep 2006

33.5

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Equity Market Index

8,750.0

Jan 2018

8,860.1

Dec 2017

2,222.7

Jun 2003

10,936.4

Jul 2015

19Jun1989=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

2,709.4

Oct 2017

2,939.1

Sep 2017

-2,652.4

Apr 2008

2,939.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

5.8

Sep 2017

5.4

Jun 2017

0.5

Jun 2003

5.8

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Visitor Arrivals

1,528,000

2015

1,966,000

2014

512,000

1996

2,101,000

2008

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

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
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
Gold Production

756.00

2015

958.00

2014

1.00

1998

3,300.00

2008

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

2.3

2016

2.2

2015

0.4

1950

2.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

19.6

2016

20.1

2015

17.1

2007

22.8

2010

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.1

2016

19.6

2015

10.3

2003

19.6

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Short Term Interest Rate

1.41

Dec 2017

1.38

Nov 2017

0.00

Nov 2011

14.01

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Government Net Debt

22.34

2022

24.16

2021

2.42

1998

29.23

2018

BWP bn

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 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
GDP Deflator Growth

-4.2

Sep 2017

0.3

Jun 2017

-14.3

Dec 2000

44.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Unemployment Rate

18.10

2017

17.70

2016

12.90

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

158.7

Jun 2017

155.6

Mar 2017

-54.7

Jun 2006

158.7

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

5.30

Dec 2017

5.40

Nov 2017

3.56

May 2015

11.97

Apr 2006

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Total Exports

467.5

Jul 2017

552.0

Jun 2017

51.4

Nov 2003

943.9

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bank Lending Rate

6.50

Nov 2017

6.50

Oct 2017

6.50

Nov 2017

17.00

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

10.1

2017

11.4

2016

3.1

2009

13.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

-98.1

Jul 2017

112.3

Jun 2017

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.5

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Nov 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 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

23,493.98

2022

22,387.96

2021

1,825.05

1980

23,493.98

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

9.738

Jan 2018

10.178

Dec 2017

0.667

Jul 1974

11.552

Jan 2016

BWP/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,765.3

Nov 2017

7,779.2

Oct 2017

3,628.0

Mar 1992

10,345.9

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2018
Non-Performing Loans

301.86

Sep 2017

274.22

Jun 2017

1.16

Mar 2001

301.86

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.18

2022

4.26

2021

-7.65

2009

23.42

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

0.2

2017

-4.7

2016

-12.4

2010

12.6

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.1

Jan 2018

3.2

Dec 2017

2.6

Aug 2016

18.8

May 1981

%

monthly

Jun 1975 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
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
Real Effective Exchange Rate

100.1

Oct 2017

100.2

Sep 2017

91.7

Dec 2007

102.2

Jan 2015

Sep2016=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross National Product

15,326.98

2016

14,200.93

2015

34.21

1960

15,913.67

2014

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

25.5

Sep 2017

30.1

Jun 2017

20.1

Dec 2015

49.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 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
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Jan 2018

5.0

Dec 2017

5.0

Jan 2018

10.0

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
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
Investment: % of GDP

26.9

Sep 2017

25.5

Jun 2017

-44.0

Sep 2006

90.3

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

6.3

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-0.4

Mar 2016

13.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Policy Rate

5.00

Jan 2018

5.00

Dec 2017

5.00

Jan 2018

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Jan 2018

Updated on Jan 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1,331.30

Sep 2017

1,210.13

Jun 2017

267.42

Mar 1997

1,331.58

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 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
Aluminum: Exports

37.29

2016

26.36

2015

12.98

1998

334.22

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

368.9

2016

380.5

2015

0.0

2006

472.8

2014

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

950

2015

978

2014

59

2008

978

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

621,997.60

2009

315,791.00

2008

116,800.00

1985

621,997.60

2009

Person

yearly

1985 - 2009

Updated on 2018
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

8.0

2016

1.4

2015

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.95

2022

3.90

2021

2.81

2016

16.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

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: 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
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,288,986.00

2016

3,475,327.00

2015

0.00

1997

3,475,327.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

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
GDP per Capita

7,013.67

2016

6,591.15

2015

76.67

1965

7,583.23

2011

USD

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Private Consumption: % of GDP

53.2

Sep 2017

50.4

Jun 2017

28.3

Dec 1999

57.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Deposits

6,428.89

Oct 2017

6,292.40

Sep 2017

1,597.38

Dec 2002

6,487.02

Jun 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 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
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
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

142,122.00

2016

160,490.00

2015

400.00

1960

174,165.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

158.53

2016

169.00

2015

0.00

1997

169.00

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 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
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
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
Monthly Earnings

597

Sep 2017

584

Jun 2017

453

Mar 2009

726

Jun 2011

USD

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Nominal GDP

4,220.6

Sep 2017

4,161.7

Jun 2017

1,027.4

Mar 1994

4,302.9

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Current Account Balance

921.9

Sep 2017

686.1

Jun 2017

-419.7

Dec 2008

937.3

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Electricity Production

267

Sep 2017

316

Aug 2017

11

Aug 2012

321

Jun 2014

GWh

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2017

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

2.4

2016

2.6

2015

0.0

2006

2.9

2014

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Liquid Assets Ratio

14.0

Oct 2017

13.2

Sep 2017

10.7

Jan 2015

50.5

Jul 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Debt

3,150.3

Oct 2017

3,179.4

Sep 2017

633.2

Dec 2002

3,179.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

8,100

2016

7,500

2015

3,600

2006

8,100

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

13.8

Jul 2017

16.6

Jun 2017

7.6

Jul 2012

35.5

Jan 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-0.03

Sep 2017

0.00

Jun 2017

-29.50

Jun 2008

29.31

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Exports Growth

-16.0

Nov 2017

11.1

Oct 2017

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

3.6

2016

6.1

2015

-40.3

1996

41.7

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

-2.99

Sep 2017

1.22

Jun 2017

-10.20

Dec 2000

50.71

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 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
Money Supply M1

1,664.93

Oct 2017

1,705.64

Sep 2017

279.72

Dec 2000

1,836.02

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

44.66

Sep 2017

43.78

Jun 2017

43.00

Mar 2017

126.76

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Population

2.31

2022

2.29

2021

0.98

1980

2.31

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

391.69

2015

363.78

2014

164.16

2005

391.69

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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