Botswana Direct Investment Abroad

2004 - 2019 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

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Botswana's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 10.7 USD mn in Dec 2019, compared with a growth of 9.9 USD mn in the previous quarter. Botswana's Direct Investment Abroad: USD mn data is updated quarterly. It is available from Mar 2004 to Dec 2019 and averaged 2.7 USD mn throughout the period. The data reached an all-time high of 87.7 USD mn in Dec 2015 and a record low of -54.7 USD mn in Jun 2006. CEIC converts quarterly Direct Investment Abroad into USD. The Bank of Botswana provides Direct Investment Abroad in local currency. The Bank of Botswana average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Botswana, Current Account recorded a deficit of 605.5 USD mn in Dec 2019. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 62.4 USD mn in Dec 2019. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 11.8 USD mn in Dec 2019. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 4.6 USD bn in Mar 2020.

What was Botswana's Direct Investment Abroad in Dec 2019?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

10.7

USD mn Dec 2019 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

9.9

USD mn Sep 2019 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

-54.7

Jun 2006

87.7

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 18 Jun 2020

Direct Investment Abroad by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn)

13.7

Mar 2020

27.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Algeria (USD mn)

-3.4

2017

46.5

2016

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2020-06-01
Argentina (USD mn)

286.7

Mar 2020

413.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Armenia (USD mn)

-177.8

Dec 2019

10.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Australia (USD mn)

2,001.5

Mar 2020

6,799.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-02
Austria (USD mn)

1,205.3

Mar 2020

-2,126.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-07
Azerbaijan (USD mn)

336.6

Mar 2020

766.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Bahrain (USD mn)

-197.0

2019

111.2

2018

yearly

1975 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-08
Bangladesh (USD mn)

16.4

Jun 2019

-2.2

Mar 2019

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-01-15
Belarus (USD mn)

29.4

Mar 2020

18.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Belgium (USD mn)

4,227.3

Mar 2020

3,386.8

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Bolivia (USD mn)

171.7

Mar 2020

19.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-13
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn)

-4.3

Mar 2020

-13.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-07
Botswana (USD mn)

10.7

Dec 2019

9.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Brazil (USD mn)

-2,866.0

Jun 2020

-6,836.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Brunei (USD mn)

504.0

2018

460.1

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Bulgaria (USD mn)

4.5

May 2020

25.4

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Cambodia (USD mn)

25.3

Mar 2020

20.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
Canada (USD mn)

3,632.6

Mar 2020

18,653.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Chile (USD mn)

797.0

May 2020

80.4

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-07
China (USD mn)

18,004.6

Mar 2020

28,239.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-24
Colombia (USD mn)

1,268.2

Mar 2020

491.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-01
Croatia (USD mn)

78.3

Mar 2020

-22.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Cyprus (USD mn)

1,864.9

Mar 2020

3,274.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-06
Czech Republic (USD mn)

160.9

May 2020

-1,354.8

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
Denmark (USD mn)

-166.0

May 2020

0.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-09
Egypt (USD mn)

79.6

Mar 2020

144.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Estonia (USD mn)

-0.7

May 2020

-19.4

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
European Union (USD mn)

153,839.4

May 2020

-15,664.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Apr 1999 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-20
Finland (USD mn)

-44.7

May 2020

26.1

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-15
France (USD mn)

1,605.5

May 2020

2,666.7

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-25
Georgia (USD mn)

41.0

Mar 2020

114.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Germany (USD mn)

12,322.3

May 2020

-14,832.3

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1971 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-22
Greece (USD mn)

88.1

May 2020

3.9

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn)

33,714.8

Mar 2020

16,736.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Hungary (USD mn)

347.4

Mar 2020

15,702.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1992 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Iceland (USD mn)

77.1

Mar 2020

194.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
India (USD mn)

3,222.3

Mar 2020

3,490.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Indonesia (USD mn)

708.3

Mar 2020

1,389.5

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Ireland (USD mn)

-11,707.5

Mar 2020

10,812.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-20
Israel (USD mn)

1,698.0

Mar 2020

2,632.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-14
Italy (USD mn)

914.9

May 2020

-4,473.6

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-20
Japan (USD mn)

12,563.1

May 2020

14,518.5

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-08
Jordan (USD mn)

32.7

Dec 2019

4.8

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-23
Kazakhstan (USD mn)

-309.4

Mar 2020

-86.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-10
Kenya (USD mn)

203.9

2019

164.4

2018

yearly

2009 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
South Korea (USD mn)

-66.2

May 2020

660.8

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-06
Kosovo (USD mn)

8.9

Mar 2020

14.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-25
Kuwait (USD mn)

681.3

Dec 2019

620.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-07-07
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn)

0.0

Dec 2019

-0.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-24
Latvia (USD mn)

-19.6

May 2020

-18.5

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
Lebanon (USD mn)

-38.7

Dec 2019

54.0

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-11
Lithuania (USD mn)

50.2

May 2020

-35.3

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
Luxembourg (USD mn)

-104,908.6

Mar 2020

-290,353.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-07
Macau SAR, China (USD mn)

-147.5

2018

1,795.1

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-26
North Macedonia (USD mn)

-8.2

Mar 2020

17.1

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Malawi (USD mn)

5.7

2018

5.0

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-20
Malaysia (USD mn)

423.5

Mar 2020

1,356.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Malta (USD mn)

-1,566.8

Mar 2020

-1,535.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Mauritius (USD mn)

1,655.0

Mar 2020

-85.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-24
Mexico (USD mn)

5,016.4

Mar 2020

776.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-25
Moldova (USD mn)

4.7

Mar 2020

12.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Mongolia (USD mn)

2.6

May 2020

7.9

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2009 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Montenegro (USD mn)

0.5

Mar 2020

11.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Morocco (USD mn)

146.9

Mar 2020

337.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
Netherlands (USD mn)

-50,732.4

Mar 2020

-77,255.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-06
New Zealand (USD mn)

341.8

Mar 2020

476.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Nigeria (USD mn)

360.8

Mar 2020

378.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-06
Norway (USD mn)

5,324.9

Mar 2020

4,743.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-03
Oman (USD mn)

715.2

2018

2,423.9

2017

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-13
Pakistan (USD mn)

12.0

Mar 2020

15.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 2002 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-23
Panama (USD mn)

-35.3

Mar 2020

174.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Peru (USD mn)

152.1

Mar 2020

-235.1

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Philippines (USD mn)

-10.1

Mar 2020

197.4

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Poland (USD mn)

-60.0

May 2020

-2,891.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
Portugal (USD mn)

441.0

May 2020

-740.3

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-21
Qatar (USD mn)

1,304.9

Dec 2019

-101.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Romania (USD mn)

-88.3

May 2020

-88.1

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
Russia (USD mn)

2,354.9

Mar 2020

5,481.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Saudi Arabia (USD mn)

2,168.5

Mar 2020

3,725.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-28
Serbia (USD mn)

5.2

May 2020

4.4

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2013 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-20
Singapore (USD mn)

5,962.6

Mar 2020

8,896.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-26
Slovakia (USD mn)

621.9

May 2020

-888.2

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-20
Slovenia (USD mn)

174.0

May 2020

-139.8

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-14
South Africa (USD mn)

599.2

Mar 2020

846.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Spain (USD mn)

1,555.3

May 2020

-1,259.9

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Sri Lanka (USD mn)

8.5

Mar 2020

19.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Sweden (USD mn)

10,392.0

Mar 2020

-2,798.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-08
Switzerland (USD mn)

-1,094.4

Mar 2020

35,841.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-29
Taiwan (USD mn)

2,377.0

Mar 2020

3,488.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Thailand (USD mn)

-1,800.0

Jun 2020

6,410.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-08-03
Turkey (USD mn)

143.0

May 2020

15.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-13
Ukraine (USD mn)

3.0

Jun 2020

0.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-08-03
United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

15,057.9

2018

14,050.4

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-01
United Kingdom (USD mn)

-25,428.8

Mar 2020

-67,304.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
United States (USD mn)

-19,109.0

Mar 2020

26,401.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-19
Uruguay (USD mn)

251.1

Mar 2020

505.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Venezuela (USD mn)

234.0

Mar 2019

-101.0

Dec 2018

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-12-13
Vietnam (USD mn)

84.0

Mar 2020

77.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-03

Botswana Key Series

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National Accounts
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Government and Public Finance
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Monetary
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Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
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National Accounts Last Previous Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

4,575.0

Mar 2020

4,553.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Real GDP Growth (%)

2.6

Mar 2020

1.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-23
Nominal GDP Growth (%)

3.494

Mar 2020

1.782

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
GDP per Capita (USD)

7,723.315

2017

7,050.902

2016

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2019-12-19
GDP Deflator Growth (%)

0.9

Mar 2020

0.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,284.805

Mar 2020

2,383.633

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

49.9

Mar 2020

52.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

855.587

Mar 2020

855.072

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

18.7

Mar 2020

18.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Investment: % of GDP (%)

35.7

Mar 2020

36.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

1,438.201

Mar 2020

1,474.895

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross National Product (USD mn)

16,960.832

2019

17,247.915

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-02
Gross Savings Rate (%)

31.4

Mar 2020

28.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

23,174.117

2024

22,264.232

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

8,863.208

2024

8,725.099

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

6.781

2021

-5.379

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Marketed (BWP mn)

23,197.172

Dec 2019

22,624.482

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Non Markete... (BWP mn)

1,890.764

Dec 2019

1,955.918

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BWP mn)

15,946.531

Mar 2020

16,029.070

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Change in Inventories (BWP mn)

2,170.055

Mar 2020

2,157.409

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: Exports (BWP mn)

15,200.622

Mar 2020

15,432.277

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: Imports (BWP mn)

19,174.251

Mar 2020

21,622.883

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: Gross Domestic Expenditure (GDE) (BWP mn)

52,936.706

Mar 2020

53,384.517

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Public (BWP mn)

9,486.597

Mar 2020

9,292.867

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Non ... (BWP mn)

918.029

Mar 2020

911.333

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Mark... (BWP mn)

11,853.740

Mar 2020

11,640.234

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) (BWP mn)

8,491.125

Mar 2020

8,469.005

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Change in Inventories (BWP mn)

1,403.089

Mar 2020

1,736.617

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Exports (BWP mn)

7,649.036

Mar 2020

8,273.565

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Imports (BWP mn)

11,607.442

Mar 2020

12,405.665

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p (BWP mn)

25,071.001

Mar 2020

25,288.100

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Gross Domestic Expenditure (GDE) (BWP mn)

28,006.957

Mar 2020

28,253.835

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Public (BWP mn)

5,032.922

Mar 2020

5,191.325

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private (BWP mn)

13,079.821

Mar 2020

12,856.887

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: General Government (BWP mn)

7,563.635

Mar 2020

7,388.415

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: Gross Value Added (GVA) (BWP mn)

46,134.750

Mar 2020

44,950.032

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product (BWP mn)

50,726.789

Mar 2020

49,488.890

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Financial and Business Services (BWP mn)

7,485.571

Mar 2020

7,338.451

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Social and Personal Services (BWP mn)

2,836.451

Mar 2020

2,808.552

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: Taxes less Subsidies (BWP mn)

4,592.040

Mar 2020

4,538.858

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Agriculture (BWP mn)

887.826

Mar 2020

957.020

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Mining (BWP mn)

7,840.784

Mar 2020

6,881.637

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

2,586.822

Mar 2020

2,699.486

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Water and Electricity (BWP mn)

415.416

Mar 2020

401.295

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Construction (BWP mn)

3,462.317

Mar 2020

3,443.223

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (BWP mn)

9,911.229

Mar 2020

9,919.570

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Transport and Communications (BWP mn)

3,144.698

Mar 2020

3,112.382

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Agriculture (BWP mn)

374.034

Mar 2020

379.694

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Financial and Business Services (BWP mn)

3,998.386

Mar 2020

3,929.010

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: General Government (BWP mn)

3,239.118

Mar 2020

3,227.450

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Social and Personal Services (BWP mn)

1,749.856

Mar 2020

1,735.823

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Taxes less Subsidies (BWP mn)

2,679.136

Mar 2020

2,656.202

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Gross Value Added (GVA) (BWP mn)

22,391.865

Mar 2020

22,631.898

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Mining (BWP mn)

2,406.741

Mar 2020

2,491.666

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

1,435.465

Mar 2020

1,518.435

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Water and Electricity (BWP mn)

235.709

Mar 2020

319.879

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Construction (BWP mn)

1,882.713

Mar 2020

1,887.039

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (BWP mn)

5,499.277

Mar 2020

5,513.104

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Transport and Communications (BWP mn)

1,570.567

Mar 2020

1,629.799

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Gross Domestic Product per Capita (BWP)

79,908.000

2017

76,852.200

2016

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
BW: GDP: USD (USD mn)

18,340.511

2020

18,663.265

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: USD: per Capita (USD)

7,961.338

2020

8,279.601

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP (BWP mn)

197,268.700

2020

190,365.300

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (BWP mn)

137,449.700

2020

128,755.700

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: External Balance of Goods and Services (BWP mn)

-13,681.300

2020

2,222.800

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (BWP mn)

3,845.400

2020

3,794.320

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-02
BW: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (BWP mn)

55,832.300

2020

56,084.989

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-02
BW: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

10,352.500

2020

9,794.662

2019

yearly

1966 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-02
BW: GDP: Gross National Income (BWP mn)

182,429.018

2020

175,928.728

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-02
BW: GDP: per Capita (BWP)

85,631.357

2020

84,451.934

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-02
BW: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (BWP mn)

1,521.200

2020

1,535.500

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (BWP mn)

24,250.400

2020

24,204.577

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

5,877.700

2020

5,715.500

2019

yearly

1966 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real (BWP mn)

99,396.300

2020

96,533.000

2019

yearly

1961 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure (BWP mn)

71,438.200

2020

69,084.400

2019

yearly

1976 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: Household (BWP mn)

51,012.800

2020

49,300.600

2019

yearly

1976 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: General Government (BWP mn)

20,425.400

2020

19,783.800

2019

yearly

1976 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BWP mn)

33,230.900

2020

31,219.292

2019

yearly

1975 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Exports of Goods and Services (BWP mn)

35,136.800

2020

42,140.300

2019

yearly

1976 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: GDP: Real: Imports of Goods and Services (BWP mn)

46,113.700

2020

43,233.700

2019

yearly

1976 - 2020

Updated on 2020-07-01
Production Last Previous Frequency Range
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

2,586,639.000

2017

2,301,060.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Gold Production (kg)

920.000

2017

833.000

2016

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2019-11-19
Silver Production (Metric Ton)

5.000

2016

2.801

2015

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2019-08-27
Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

397.000

2006

1,566.000

2005

yearly

1999 - 2006

Updated on 2019-03-18
Mining Production Index (MPI) (2013=100)

87.800

Dec 2019

85.600

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-03
MPI: Diamonds (2013=100)

103.300

Dec 2019

100.000

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-03
Industrial Production: Annual: Coal (Tonne)

2,110,891.000

2019

2,482,313.000

2018

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-06
Industrial Production: Annual: Diamonds (Carat th)

23,687.000

2019

24,496.000

2018

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-06
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.6

2019

-1.1

2018

yearly

1995 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-335.634

Dec 2019

-261.069

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Tax Revenue (USD mn)

4,501.559

2019

5,217.954

2018

yearly

1973 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

22.8

Dec 2019

26.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
National Government Debt (USD mn)

2,493.1

2019

2,414.5

2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

13.5

2019

13.4

2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Forecast: Government Expenditure (BWP bn)

86.904

2024

80.856

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Net Debt (BWP bn)

28.774

2024

29.408

2023

yearly

1998 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Revenue (BWP bn)

89.101

2024

79.364

2023

yearly

2000 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Government Budget: Revenue (BWP mn)

2,733.190

Dec 2019

1,824.290

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Government Budget: Surplus/Deficit (BWP mn)

-3,608.770

Dec 2019

-2,844.180

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Government Budget: Revenue: Tax (BWP mn)

2,635.560

Dec 2019

1,735.100

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Government Budget: Expenditure (BWP mn)

6,341.960

Dec 2019

4,668.470

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Government Budget: Expenditure: Recurrent (BWP mn)

4,797.370

Dec 2019

3,823.090

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Government Budget: Expenditure: Net Lending (BWP mn)

-1.200

Dec 2019

0.000

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Public Debt: Outstanding: Domestic (BWP mn)

10,873.000

2019

10,324.471

2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Public Debt: Outstanding: Foreign (BWP mn)

15,152.270

2019

14,147.670

2018

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BW: Central Government Debt: Total: % of GDP (%)

15.235

2017

17.909

2016

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2020-07-01
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

2.4

2020

2.3

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

70.8

2019

70.7

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Employed Persons (Person)

420,762.000

2018

410,329.000

2017

yearly

1985 - 2018

Updated on 2019-05-29
Unemployment Rate (%)

18.19

2019

17.35

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Monthly Earnings (USD)

498

Sep 2019

611

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-07-23
Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-11.14

Sep 2019

-11.51

Mar 2019

quarterly

Sep 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-07-23
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

2.607

2024

2.560

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-28
Employment: Wholesale & Retail Trade (Person)

52,200.000

Dec 2018

52,049.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-05-29
Average Monthly Earnings (BWP)

5,404.000

Sep 2019

6,533.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-07-23
Average Monthly Earnings: Financial Intermediaries (BWP)

17,381.000

Dec 2018

17,310.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-05-29
Average Monthly Earnings: Mining & Quarrying (BWP)

17,387.000

Dec 2018

18,063.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-05-29
Average Monthly Earnings: Water & Electricity (BWP)

11,792.000

Dec 2018

12,189.000

Sep 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-05-29
BW: Employment To Population Ratio: Modeled ILO Estimate: Aged 15+ (%)

57.935

2019

58.405

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: Unemployment: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Labour Force (%)

18.193

2019

17.353

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: Labour Force Participation Rate: Modeled ILO Estimate: % of Total Population... (%)

70.820

2019

70.668

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: Population: Female (Person)

1,166,077.000

2018

1,142,634.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
BW: Urban Population (Person)

1,616,550.000

2019

1,565,400.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
BW: Rural Population (Person)

687,147.000

2019

688,726.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

1,050

2019

8,171

2018

yearly

2005 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-87.2

2019

0.9

2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

0.000

Dec 2019

4,641.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

1,050.000

Dec 2019

3,531.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

1,112.824

2003

690.951

1994

yearly

1994 - 2003

Updated on 2018-12-14
Household Income per Capita (USD)

1,564.722

2003

1,035.896

1994

yearly

1994 - 2003

Updated on 2018-12-14
Inflation Last Previous Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

0.9

Jun 2020

2.4

May 2020

monthly

Jun 1975 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-15
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

3.627

Jun 2020

3.137

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-07-15
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

2.581

2021

2.116

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-344.4

May 2020

-101.5

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Total Exports (USD mn)

22.8

May 2020

12.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Total Exports Growth (%)

-95.5

May 2020

-97.5

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

387.228

2018

60.446

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.881

2024

4.227

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: Medicament (USD th)

949.137

2018

611.635

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

11,239.445

2018

6,452.041

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Total Imports (USD mn)

367.2

May 2020

113.5

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Total Imports Growth (%)

-32.8

May 2020

-77.5

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Imports: Medicament (USD th)

95,799.143

2018

123,912.819

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

16,452.250

2018

15,655.672

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Foreign Trade Balance (BWP mn)

1,212.200

Apr 2020

1,911.200

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Foreign Trade: Imports (BWP mn)

1,355.100

Apr 2020

6,393.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Foreign Trade: Exports (BWP mn)

142.800

Apr 2020

4,482.100

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Foreign Trade: Exports: Re-Exports (BWP mn)

0.000

May 2020

0.100

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Exports: Diamonds (BWP mn)

0.000

Apr 2020

3,750.100

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Vehicles and Transport Equipment (BWP mn)

0.000

Apr 2020

32.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Copper and Nickel (BWP mn)

3.600

Apr 2020

280.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Iron Steels and Related Products (BWP mn)

3.000

May 2020

0.500

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Exports: Machinery and Electric Equipment (BWP mn)

2.900

Apr 2020

128.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Meat and Meat Products (BWP mn)

10.400

Apr 2020

8.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Africa: SACU: South Africa (BWP mn)

15.200

Apr 2020

818.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: EU: Belgium (BWP mn)

940.900

Mar 2020

513.200

Feb 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Exports: EU: UK (BWP mn)

0.200

Jan 2020

2.500

Nov 2019

monthly

Apr 2006 - Jan 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Exports: Asia: Israel (BWP mn)

120.000

Mar 2020

173.900

Feb 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Imports: Chemicals and Rubber Products (BWP mn)

268.700

Apr 2020

612.800

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Diamonds (BWP mn)

0.000

Apr 2020

1,660.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Food, Beverages and Tobacco (BWP mn)

517.200

Apr 2020

863.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Fuel (BWP mn)

208.400

Apr 2020

1,080.700

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Machinery and Electric Equipment (BWP mn)

179.800

Apr 2020

853.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Metals and Metal Products (BWP mn)

146.400

May 2020

34.800

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Imports: Vehicles and Transport Equipment (BWP mn)

290.800

May 2020

18.200

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Imports: Africa: SADC: SACU: Namibia (BWP mn)

0.000

Apr 2020

21.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Africa: SADC: SACU: South Africa (BWP mn)

41.700

Apr 2020

2,979.900

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: EU: UK (BWP mn)

0.200

Apr 2020

16.900

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-26
Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-605.5

Dec 2019

-598.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-13.3

Dec 2019

-13.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

62.4

Dec 2019

41.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

1.4

Dec 2019

0.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-2.131

2018

-0.112

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-27
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-136.517

2018

-46.596

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-27
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-11.774

Dec 2019

-12.030

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.259

Dec 2019

-0.263

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
External Debt (USD mn)

1,451.5

2019

1,395.9

2018

yearly

1994 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

7.8

2019

7.8

2018

yearly

1995 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

250.9

2018

107.8

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-03
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

10.7

Dec 2019

9.9

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

1.3

2018

0.6

2017

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-24
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

0.685

2024

0.559

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

5,822.454

2019

5,667.556

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BW: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn)

3.085

2018

0.489

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
BW: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn)

3.110

2018

0.562

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
BW: IIP: Liabilities (USD mn)

7,479.850

2018

8,154.836

2017

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports (BWP mn)

18,472.222

Dec 2019

16,301.822

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (BWP mn)

3,375.341

Dec 2019

3,660.980

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Income (BWP mn)

-3,765.790

Dec 2019

-3,802.346

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current, Capital and Financial Account (BWP mn)

-6,622.763

Dec 2019

-5,197.428

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: In Botswana (BWP mn)

-127.964

Dec 2019

-130.536

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: In Botswana (BWP mn)

677.802

Dec 2019

455.068

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Capital Account (BWP mn)

12.035

Dec 2019

14.148

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Capital Account: Receipts (BWP mn)

17.594

Dec 2019

18.257

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Abroad (BWP mn)

-116.323

Dec 2019

-107.036

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Capital Account: Expenditures (BWP mn)

5.559

Dec 2019

4.109

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account (BWP mn)

-53.743

Dec 2019

1,287.406

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Abroad (BWP mn)

-1,678.110

Dec 2019

-651.921

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account (BWP mn)

-6,581.055

Dec 2019

-6,498.982

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Abroad (BWP mn)

1,276.789

Dec 2019

1,594.148

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: In Botswana (BWP mn)

-85.938

Dec 2019

127.681

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (BWP mn)

356.010

Dec 2019

3,032.238

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Goods (BWP mn)

-5,186.864

Dec 2019

-5,464.934

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports (BWP mn)

13,285.358

Dec 2019

10,836.888

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Services (BWP mn)

-1,003.741

Dec 2019

-892.681

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Services: Exports (BWP mn)

2,146.919

Dec 2019

2,047.044

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
BoP: Current Account: Services: Imports (BWP mn)

3,150.660

Dec 2019

2,939.726

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
International Investment Position: Net (BWP mn)

62,619.198

2019

57,810.403

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
International Investment Position: Liabilities (BWP mn)

84,984.745

2019

86,283.436

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
International Investment Position: Assets (BWP mn)

147,603.943

2019

144,093.838

2018

yearly

1996 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Monetary Last Previous Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

1,844.072

Apr 2020

1,838.878

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2000 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

7,344.665

Apr 2020

7,497.362

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
M2 Growth (%)

10.9

Apr 2020

6.4

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.5

Jun 2020

2.5

May 2020

monthly

Feb 2006 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-08-03
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

5,566.6

May 2020

5,703.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

28.456

Mar 2020

33.639

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-16
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

15.2

May 2020

50.2

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-28
Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

20.3

2019

18.5

2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Total Deposits Growth (%)

7.840

Mar 2020

7.753

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Total Deposits (USD mn)

6,540.544

Apr 2020

6,708.721

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

253.678

Mar 2020

256.202

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

4.4

Mar 2020

4.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

4,516.1

Apr 2020

4,863.8

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Household Debt (USD mn)

3,339.8

Apr 2020

3,538.1

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Total Loans (USD mn)

5,287.655

Apr 2020

5,612.154

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Total Loans Growth (%)

10.737

Mar 2020

10.161

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Monetary Aggregates: M1 (BWP mn)

21,176.355

Mar 2020

21,349.726

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Monetary Aggregates: M2 (BWP mn)

86,338.967

Mar 2020

85,951.367

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Monetary Aggregates: M3 (BWP mn)

85,653.196

Sep 2019

85,006.383

Aug 2019

monthly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Bank of Botswana: Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD th)

5,702,989.000

Apr 2020

5,202,354.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-29
Commercial Banks Deposits (BWP mn)

77,257.045

Mar 2020

76,107.555

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding (BWP mn)

64,377.611

Apr 2020

64,629.077

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Households (BWP mn)

40,662.601

Apr 2020

40,744.978

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Households: Property Purchase (BWP mn)

9,984.480

Mar 2020

9,977.673

Feb 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Resident Business (BWP mn)

23,493.774

Apr 2020

23,663.589

Mar 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Arrears: Over 90 Days (BWP mn)

2,812.740

Mar 2020

2,784.383

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
BW: Domestic Credit: Net (BWP mn)

37,535.923

2018

30,712.502

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Banking Statistics Last Previous Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

12.0

Apr 2020

14.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

18.4

2019

17.9

2018

yearly

2007 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-25
Bank of Botswana: Assets (BWP mn)

69,752.282

Apr 2020

62,910.208

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-29
Commercial Banks: Assets (BWP mn)

102,165.786

Mar 2020

100,105.299

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

6.250

Mar 2020

6.250

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Exchange Rate against USD (BWP/USD)

11.561

Jul 2020

11.706

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Policy Rate (% pa)

4.25

Jul 2020

4.25

Jun 2020

monthly

Aug 1976 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.00

May 2020

1.50

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

5.16

May 2020

5.21

Apr 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-07-17
Real Effective Exchange Rate (Sep2016=100)

100.7

Feb 2019

100.7

Jan 2019

monthly

Dec 2006 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-29
Nominal Interest Rate: Prime Lending Rate (% pa)

6.250

Mar 2020

6.250

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Deposit Rate: Commercial and Merchant Banks: Savings Account (% pa)

1.972

Mar 2020

1.972

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Foreign Exchange Rate: BOB: Avg: Euro (EUR/BWP)

0.075

Jul 2020

0.076

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

146

Mar 2020

188

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-07-24
Tourism Last Previous Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

1,623,000

2017

1,574,000

2016

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2020-02-28
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

3.1

2017

3.0

2016

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2020-02-28
Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

575

2018

542

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

6.2

2018

7.2

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (19Jun1989=100)

7,096.3

Jul 2020

7,159.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Updated on 2020-07-31
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.6

2019

22.3

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
Market Capitalization: Botswana Stock Exchange (BWP mn)

38,402.000

Apr 2020

38,716.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Dividend Yield: Botswana Stock Exchange (%)

5.800

Apr 2020

5.700

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Shares Trading: Botswana Stock Exchange: Volume (Unit mn)

17.630

Apr 2020

50.912

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Shares Trading: Botswana Stock Exchange: Value (BWP mn)

54.141

Apr 2020

117.676

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-18
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

391.686

2015

363.784

2014

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2020-03-09
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

142,481.000

2018

141,207.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

3,381,228.000

2018

3,240,589.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

6.321

2018

6.404

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

150.006

2018

146.960

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

14,835.757

2018

10,730.203

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-01
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

3,702.333

2018

2,811.551

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television (USD th)

3,918.431

2018

1,346.282

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

186,967.944

2018

157,590.052

2017

yearly

2000 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-01
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

94,397.427

2018

74,031.727

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television (USD th)

13,940.306

2018

19,377.233

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
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