Botswana Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

2003 - 2020 | Monthly | NA | CEIC Data

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Botswana's Foreign Exchange Reserves equaled 8.7 Months of Import in Jun 2020, compared with the ratio of 13.5 in the previous month. Botswana's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import data is updated monthly, available from Jan 2003 to Jun 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 50.2 in Apr 2020 and a record low of 7.6 in Jul 2012. CEIC calculates Foreign Exchange Reserves as Months of Import from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and monthly Imports. The Bank of Botswana provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. The Central Statistical Office of the Republic of Botswana provides Imports in local currency. The Bank of Botswana average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Foreign Exchange Reserves includes Central Bank assets denominated in foreign currency, SDRs and IMF Reserve Position.

In the latest reports, Botswana's Foreign Exchange Reserves was measured at 5.5 USD bn in Jul 2020. Its Money Supply M2 increased 7.7 % YoY in Jun 2020. Botswana's Domestic Credit reached 5.3 USD bn in Jun 2020, representing an increased of 32.4 % YoY. The country's Non Performing Loans Ratio stood at 4.1 % in Jun 2020, compared with the ratio of 4.4 % in the previous quarter.

What was Botswana's Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import in Jun 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

8.7

NA Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

13.5

NA May 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

7.6

Jul 2012

50.2

Apr 2020

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Updated on 31 Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import 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 Frequency Range
Albania (NA)

8.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1993 - Jun 2020

Algeria (NA)

25.6

Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Argentina (NA)

10.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1990 - Jul 2020

Armenia (NA)

6.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Australia (NA)

1.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1971 - Jul 2020

Austria (NA)

0.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2020

Azerbaijan (NA)

7.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 1994 - Jul 2020

Bahrain (NA)

2.4

2019

yearly

1966 - 2019

Bangladesh (NA)

8.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jun 2020

Belarus (NA)

2.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2020

Belgium (NA)

0.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Bolivia (NA)

8.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Bosnia and Herzegovina (NA)

8.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Botswana (NA)

8.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Brazil (NA)

30.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Nov 2000 - Aug 2020

Brunei (NA)

8.2

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

Bulgaria (NA)

9.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 2003 - Jul 2020

Cambodia (NA)

8.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Canada (NA)

2.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jul 2020

Chile (NA)

8.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

China (NA)

17.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2020

Colombia (NA)

15.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Croatia (NA)

9.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2020

Cyprus (NA)

0.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Czech Republic (NA)

11.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jul 2020

Denmark (NA)

8.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Ecuador (NA)

1.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2020

Egypt (NA)

7.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jul 2020

Estonia (NA)

1.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2020

European Union (NA)

1.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jul 2020

Finland (NA)

1.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

France (NA)

1.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Feb 2004 - Jul 2020

Georgia (NA)

5.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Oct 1995 - Aug 2020

Germany (NA)

0.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2020

Ghana (NA)

6.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Greece (NA)

0.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (NA)

9.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2020

Hungary (NA)

3.5

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Iceland (NA)

14.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2000 - Jul 2020

India (NA)

17.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 1990 - Jul 2020

Indonesia (NA)

12.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Aug 2020

Ireland (NA)

0.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Israel (NA)

27.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Aug 2020

Italy (NA)

1.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jul 2020

Ivory Coast (NA)

0.0

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - May 2020

Japan (NA)

28.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

Jordan (NA)

-9.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1972 - Jul 2020

Kazakhstan (NA)

3.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2020

Kenya (NA)

5.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Sep 2005 - Apr 2020

South Korea (NA)

11.4

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1971 - Aug 2020

Kosovo (NA)

3.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Sep 2007 - Aug 2020

Kuwait (NA)

15.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

Kyrgyzstan (NA)

5.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Laos (NA)

2.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Latvia (NA)

2.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jul 2020

Lebanon (NA)

74.1

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2020

Lithuania (NA)

1.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jul 2020

Luxembourg (NA)

0.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2020

Macau SAR, China (NA)

26.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

North Macedonia (NA)

4.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2020

Malawi (NA)

2.8

Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2019

Malaysia (NA)

6.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2020

Malta (NA)

1.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 1994 - Jul 2020

Mauritius (NA)

21.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jul 2020

Mexico (NA)

6.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Moldova (NA)

6.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2020

Mongolia (NA)

5.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2020

Montenegro (NA)

6.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2020

Morocco (NA)

8.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2020

Mozambique (NA)

8.8

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2020

Myanmar (NA)

4.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 2010 - Jun 2020

Nepal (NA)

12.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Jul 2020

Netherlands (NA)

0.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 1999 - Jul 2020

New Zealand (NA)

5.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Sep 2005 - Jul 2020

Nigeria (NA)

19.3

May 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - May 2020

Norway (NA)

10.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2020

Oman (NA)

9.0

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Pakistan (NA)

4.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2020

Palestinian Territory (NA)

1.6

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2020

Panama (NA)

10.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

Paraguay (NA)

9.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2020

Peru (NA)

30.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1985 - Jun 2020

Philippines (NA)

11.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1979 - Jul 2020

Poland (NA)

5.4

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jul 2020

Portugal (NA)

0.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1999 - Jul 2020

Qatar (NA)

18.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

Romania (NA)

5.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Jul 2020

Russia (NA)

23.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jul 2020

Saudi Arabia (NA)

38.3

2019

yearly

1957 - 2019

Serbia (NA)

6.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Singapore (NA)

12.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Aug 2020

Slovakia (NA)

1.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Slovenia (NA)

0.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

South Africa (NA)

9.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jul 2020

Spain (NA)

2.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1987 - Jul 2020

Sri Lanka (NA)

5.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1982 - Jul 2020

Sudan (NA)

0.0

Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Sweden (NA)

4.1

Jul 2020

monthly

Mar 2000 - Jul 2020

Switzerland (NA)

36.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jun 1999 - Aug 2020

Syria (NA)

9.8

Jun 2011

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2011

Taiwan (NA)

20.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Aug 2020

Tajikistan (NA)

1.6

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2019

Thailand (NA)

15.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Tunisia (NA)

5.1

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 1994 - Aug 2020

Turkey (NA)

2.6

Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2000 - Jul 2020

Ukraine (NA)

6.8

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

United Arab Emirates (NA)

6.7

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2018

United Kingdom (NA)

2.8

Jul 2020

monthly

Jul 1999 - Jul 2020

United States (NA)

0.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jul 2020

Uruguay (NA)

25.3

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Jul 2020

Uzbekistan (NA)

9.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2020

Venezuela (NA)

0.5

Oct 2014

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Vietnam (NA)

4.0

Jun 2020

monthly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2020

Yemen (NA)

5.8

Jul 2014

monthly

Jun 1990 - Jul 2014

Zambia (NA)

3.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2010 - Jun 2020

Botswana Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

4,575.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

2.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

3.494

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Mar 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

7,723.315

2017

yearly

1964 - 2017

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

0.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,284.805

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

49.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

855.587

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

18.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

35.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

1,438.201

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross National Product (USD mn)

16,960.832

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

31.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

23,174.117

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

8,863.208

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

6.781

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

67.765

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Marketed (BWP mn)

23,197.172

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Non Markete... (BWP mn)

1,890.764

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BWP mn)

15,946.531

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Change in Inventories (BWP mn)

2,170.055

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Exports (BWP mn)

15,200.622

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Imports (BWP mn)

19,174.251

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Gross Domestic Expenditure (GDE) (BWP mn)

52,936.706

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GDE: Final Consumption: Public (BWP mn)

9,486.597

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Mark... (BWP mn)

11,853.740

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private: Households: Non ... (BWP mn)

918.029

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (GFCF) (BWP mn)

8,491.125

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Change in Inventories (BWP mn)

1,403.089

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Exports (BWP mn)

7,649.036

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Imports (BWP mn)

11,607.442

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p (BWP mn)

25,071.001

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Gross Domestic Expenditure (GDE) (BWP mn)

28,006.957

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Public (BWP mn)

5,032.922

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GDE: Final Consumption: Private (BWP mn)

13,079.821

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Transport and Communications (BWP mn)

3,144.698

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Gross Value Added (GVA) (BWP mn)

46,134.750

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Financial and Business Services (BWP mn)

7,485.571

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product (BWP mn)

50,726.789

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Social and Personal Services (BWP mn)

2,836.451

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: Taxes less Subsidies (BWP mn)

4,592.040

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: General Government (BWP mn)

7,563.635

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Agriculture (BWP mn)

887.826

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Mining (BWP mn)

7,840.784

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

2,586.822

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Water and Electricity (BWP mn)

415.416

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Construction (BWP mn)

3,462.317

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: GVA: Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (BWP mn)

9,911.229

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Gross Value Added (GVA) (BWP mn)

22,391.865

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Financial and Business Services (BWP mn)

3,998.386

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: General Government (BWP mn)

3,239.118

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Social and Personal Services (BWP mn)

1,749.856

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: Taxes less Subsidies (BWP mn)

2,679.136

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Agriculture (BWP mn)

374.034

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Mining (BWP mn)

2,406.741

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

1,435.465

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Water and Electricity (BWP mn)

235.709

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Construction (BWP mn)

1,882.713

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (BWP mn)

5,499.277

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product: 2006p: GVA: Transport and Communications (BWP mn)

1,570.567

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Gross Domestic Product per Capita (BWP)

79,908.000

2017

yearly

1994 - 2017

BW: GDP: USD (USD mn)

18,340.511

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: USD: per Capita (USD)

7,961.338

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP (BWP mn)

197,268.700

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Final Consumption Expenditure (BWP mn)

137,449.700

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: External Balance of Goods and Services (BWP mn)

-13,681.300

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (BWP mn)

3,845.400

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (BWP mn)

55,832.300

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

10,352.500

2020

yearly

1966 - 2020

BW: GDP: Gross National Income (BWP mn)

182,429.018

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: per Capita (BWP)

85,631.357

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Agriculture (BWP mn)

1,521.200

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry (BWP mn)

24,250.400

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Gross Value Added at Factor Cost: Industry: Manufacturing (BWP mn)

5,877.700

2020

yearly

1966 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real (BWP mn)

99,396.300

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure (BWP mn)

71,438.200

2020

yearly

1976 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: Household (BWP mn)

51,012.800

2020

yearly

1976 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Final Consumption Expenditure: General Government (BWP mn)

20,425.400

2020

yearly

1976 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BWP mn)

33,230.900

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Exports of Goods and Services (BWP mn)

35,136.800

2020

yearly

1976 - 2020

BW: GDP: Real: Imports of Goods and Services (BWP mn)

46,113.700

2020

yearly

1976 - 2020

Production Last Frequency Range
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

2,851,768.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

920.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

5.000

2016

yearly

2010 - 2016

Motor Vehicle Production (Unit)

397.000

2006

yearly

1999 - 2006

Mining Production Index (MPI) (2013=100)

84.600

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2020

MPI: Diamonds (2013=100)

103.300

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Industrial Production: Annual: Coal (Tonne)

2,110,891.000

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Industrial Production: Annual: Diamonds (Carat th)

23,687.000

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-3.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-15.192

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

70.423

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

16.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2007 - Mar 2020

National Government Debt (USD mn)

2,493.1

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

13.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 2014 - Dec 2019

Forecast: Government Expenditure (BWP bn)

86.904

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Government Net Debt (BWP bn)

28.774

2024

yearly

1998 - 2024

Forecast: Government Revenue (BWP bn)

89.101

2024

yearly

2000 - 2024

Government Budget: Revenue (BWP mn)

4,054.220

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Government Budget: Surplus/Deficit (BWP mn)

-183.330

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Government Budget: Revenue: Tax (BWP mn)

849.820

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Government Budget: Expenditure (BWP mn)

4,237.550

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Government Budget: Expenditure: Recurrent (BWP mn)

3,485.590

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Government Budget: Expenditure: Net Lending (BWP mn)

0.000

May 2020

monthly

Apr 2007 - May 2020

Public Debt: Outstanding: Domestic (BWP mn)

10,873.000

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Public Debt: Outstanding: Foreign (BWP mn)

15,152.270

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

BW: Revenue Excluding Grants (BWP mn)

50,791.570

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

BW: Expenditure (BWP mn)

44,883.010

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

BW: Central Government Debt: Total (BWP mn)

25,986.220

2017

yearly

1991 - 2017

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

2.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

71.0

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

492,915.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Mar 2020

Unemployment Rate (%)

18.72

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Monthly Earnings (USD)

486

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Mar 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

-11.93

Dec 2019

quarterly

Sep 2008 - Dec 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

2.607

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Employment: Wholesale & Retail Trade (Person)

52,200.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

Average Monthly Earnings (BWP)

5,392.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Mar 2020

Average Monthly Earnings: Financial Intermediaries (BWP)

17,381.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

Average Monthly Earnings: Mining & Quarrying (BWP)

14,074.000

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Mar 2020

Average Monthly Earnings: Water & Electricity (BWP)

11,792.000

Dec 2018

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2018

BW: Population: Female (Person)

1,166,077.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

BW: Population: Male (Person)

1,114,113.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BW: Urban Population (Person)

1,616,550.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

BW: Rural Population (Person)

687,147.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

1,050

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

-87.2

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

0.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

1,050.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

1,112.824

2003

yearly

1994 - 2003

Household Income per Capita (USD)

1,564.722

2003

yearly

1994 - 2003

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

0.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jun 1975 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

4.310

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

2.581

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-538.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

80.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-83.3

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

146.370

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

1,835.930

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

7,735.880

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

619.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

46.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2020

Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.881

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

109,861.889

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

14,889.912

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

0.026

Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 2019 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

6.538

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

0.000

May 2018

monthly

Apr 2006 - May 2018

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

2.136

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2020

BW: Imports: cif: Emerging and Developing Economies: Sub-Saharan Africa: South A... (USD mn)

85.429

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

BW: Imports: cif: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn)

6.634

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2020

Foreign Trade: Exports: Re-Exports (BWP mn)

0.200

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2020

Exports: EU: UK (BWP mn)

0.200

Jan 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Jan 2020

Exports: Asia: Israel (BWP mn)

120.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Mar 2020

Imports: EU: UK (BWP mn)

0.200

Apr 2020

monthly

Apr 2006 - Apr 2020

BW: Export Volume Index (2000=100)

183.506

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

BW: Import Value Index (2000=100)

302.108

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

10.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-384.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-8.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

51.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

1.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-136.5

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

-0.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-11.657

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-2.131

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

External Debt (USD mn)

1,451.5

2019

yearly

1994 - 2019

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

7.8

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

250.9

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

1.3

2018

yearly

1994 - 2018

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

0.685

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

5,822.454

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn)

-664.210

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Goods: Debit (USD mn)

6,066.890

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (USD mn)

962.094

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn)

252.900

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn)

89.960

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment (USD mn)

-107.901

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

228.718

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Assets (USD mn)

120.817

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account (USD mn)

-386.214

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Goods (USD mn)

312.157

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Debit (USD mn)

8,941.895

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options (USD mn)

3.085

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Asse... (USD mn)

3.110

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Financial Derivatives & Employee Stock Options: Liab... (USD mn)

0.025

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Assets (USD mn)

645.614

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Liabilities (USD mn)

-10.665

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Net Errors & Omissions (USD mn)

-731.484

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (USD mn)

1,245.250

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BoP: Current Account: Primary Income (USD mn)

-1,286.894

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: IIP: Assets (USD mn)

13,353.082

2018

yearly

1994 - 2018

BW: IIP: Liabilities (USD mn)

7,479.850

2018

yearly

1994 - 2018

BW: IIP: Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

5,873.231

2018

yearly

1994 - 2018

BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (BWP mn)

-1,221.759

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: In Botswana (BWP mn)

566.435

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (BWP mn)

3,518.160

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account (BWP mn)

13.092

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income (BWP mn)

-3,784.068

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment: Abroad (BWP mn)

-111.679

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account (BWP mn)

616.831

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Receipts (BWP mn)

17.926

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Capital Account: Expenditures (BWP mn)

4.834

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Abroad (BWP mn)

-1,165.015

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: In Botswana (BWP mn)

-129.250

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account (BWP mn)

-4,258.037

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: Abroad (BWP mn)

1,435.469

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Other Investment: In Botswana (BWP mn)

20.872

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods (BWP mn)

-3,043.917

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports (BWP mn)

13,202.740

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Imports (BWP mn)

16,246.658

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services (BWP mn)

-948.211

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services: Exports (BWP mn)

2,096.982

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services: Imports (BWP mn)

3,045.193

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

International Investment Position: Net (BWP mn)

62,619.198

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

International Investment Position: Liabilities (BWP mn)

84,984.745

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

International Investment Position: Assets (BWP mn)

147,603.943

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

BW: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net (USD mn)

-107.901

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: BOP: Current Account: Personal Remittances: Paid (USD mn)

84.721

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

BW: External Debt: DOD: Stocks: Long-Term (USD mn)

1,417.998

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

BW: External Debt: TDS: Debt Service: Total (USD mn)

183.258

2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

4.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

20.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

221.791

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

2,148.969

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

7,505.027

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

7.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

2.5

Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 2006 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

5,500.7

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

28.456

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Mar 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

8.7

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

9.6

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

6,694.258

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

5,275.4

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

32.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2020

Household Debt (USD mn)

3,466.9

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

5,471.027

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

6.43

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

30.53

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2020

Monetary Aggregates: M1 (BWP mn)

25,156.875

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2020

Monetary Aggregates: M2 (BWP mn)

87,857.495

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2020

Monetary Aggregates: M3 (BWP mn)

85,653.196

Sep 2019

monthly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2019

Bank of Botswana: Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD th)

5,391,069.000

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks Deposits (BWP mn)

78,366.243

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding (BWP mn)

64,046.504

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Households (BWP mn)

40,584.753

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Households: Property Purchase (BWP mn)

9,941.793

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Outstanding: Resident Business (BWP mn)

23,264.166

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks Loans and Advances: Arrears: Over 90 Days (BWP mn)

2,812.740

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

BW: Domestic Credit: Net (BWP mn)

37,535.923

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

BW: Bank Liquid Reserves: to Bank Assets Ratio (%)

17.792

2018

yearly

2001 - 2018

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

15.1

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

18.4

2019

yearly

2007 - 2019

Bank of Botswana: Assets (BWP mn)

64,578.053

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks: Assets (BWP mn)

103,913.717

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

5.750

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (BWP/USD)

11.645

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

4.25

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1976 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.02

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

5.13

Jun 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2020

Real Effective Exchange Rate (Sep2016=100)

100.7

Feb 2019

monthly

Dec 2006 - Feb 2019

Nominal Interest Rate: Prime Lending Rate (% pa)

5.750

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2020

Deposit Rate: Commercial and Merchant Banks: Savings Account (% pa)

1.906

May 2020

monthly

Oct 2004 - May 2020

Foreign Exchange Rate: BOB: Avg: Euro (EUR/BWP)

0.073

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

146

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2020

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

1,623,000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

3.1

2017

yearly

1996 - 2017

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

575

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

6.2

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

BW: International Tourism: Number of Arrivals (Person)

1,623,000.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2017

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (19Jun1989=100)

7,055.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.6

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

3,174.194

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Market Capitalization: Botswana Stock Exchange (BWP mn)

36,698.000

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Dividend Yield: Botswana Stock Exchange (%)

5.700

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Shares Trading: Botswana Stock Exchange: Volume (Unit mn)

21.421

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Shares Trading: Botswana Stock Exchange: Value (BWP mn)

41.535

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

391.686

2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

141,077.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

4,004,089.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

6.124

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

173.811

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

14,835.757

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

2,023.863

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

1,716.790

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

186,967.944

2018

yearly

2000 - 2018

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

84,638.638

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

14,080.545

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

BW: Air Transport: Freight (Ton-km mn)

0.114

2018

yearly

1982 - 2018

BW: Air Transport: Passengers Carried (Person)

253,417.000

2018

yearly

1979 - 2018

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