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Botswana Policy Rate

1976 - 2018 | Monthly | % pa | Bank of Botswana

Botswana's cash rate (Policy Rate: Month End: Bank Rate) was set at 5.00 % pa in Apr 2018, compared with 5.00 % pa in the previous Mar 2018. Botswana's Policy Rate averaged 10.00 % pa and is updated monthly, available from Aug 1976 to Apr 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 15.50 % pa in Nov 2008 and a record low of 5.00 % pa in Apr 2018.

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What was Botswana's Policy Rate in Apr 2018?

Last

5.00

Apr 2018
Previous

5.00

Mar 2018
Min

5.00

Apr 2018
Max

15.50

Nov 2008
Unit

% pa

Frequency

monthly

Range

Aug 1976 - Apr 2018

Updated on 30 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5.00

Apr 2018

5.00

Mar 2018

5.00

Apr 2018

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Apr 2018

Updated on 30 Apr 2018

View Botswana's Policy Rate from Aug 1976 to Apr 2018 in the chart:

Botswana Policy Rate

Series Details
Series ID

236289003

Name

Botswana Policy Rate

Country

Botswana

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

% pa

Status

Active

Source

Bank of Botswana

First Date

Aug 1976

Last Date

Apr 2018

Last Updated

30 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

10.56

Variance

10.72

Standard deviation

3.27

Skewness

-0.09

Kurtosis

-1.45

Coefficient variation

0.31

Median

10.00

Max
Nov 2008

15.50

Min
Apr 2018

5.00

Previous observation
Mar 2018

5.00

Last observation
Apr 2018

5.00

Number of Observations

501

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More Countries/Regions for Policy Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

1.25

Apr 2018

1.25

Mar 2018

1.25

Apr 2018

18.00

Jan 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Algeria

3.50

Apr 2018

3.50

Mar 2018

2.75

Sep 1986

15.00

Jul 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1963 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Argentina

26.30

Apr 2018

26.50

Mar 2018

22.25

Mar 2017

38.00

Apr 2016

%

monthly

Dec 2015 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Armenia

6.00

Apr 2018

6.00

Mar 2018

3.00

Nov 2005

18.00

May 2001

% pa

monthly

May 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Australia

1.50

Apr 2018

1.50

Mar 2018

1.50

Apr 2018

14.00

Sep 1990

% pa

monthly

Aug 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Austria

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Azerbaijan

13.00

Mar 2018

13.00

Feb 2018

2.00

Sep 2010

15.00

Jan 2018

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Bahrain

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

0.50

Nov 2015

5.00

Oct 2007

% pa

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Bangladesh

6.00

Apr 2018

6.75

Mar 2018

4.50

Jul 2010

8.50

Sep 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2009 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Belarus

10.50

Apr 2018

10.50

Mar 2018

10.00

Jun 2008

480.00

Jan 1995

% pa

monthly

Jul 1991 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Belgium

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Botswana

5.00

Apr 2018

5.00

Mar 2018

5.00

Apr 2018

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Brazil

6.50

Apr 2018

6.50

Mar 2018

6.50

Apr 2018

42.00

Mar 1999

% pa

monthly

Mar 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Bulgaria

0.00

May 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

May 2018

300.00

Sep 1996

% pa

monthly

Feb 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Canada

1.25

Apr 2018

1.25

Mar 2018

0.25

May 2010

8.13

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Chile

2.50

Apr 2018

2.50

Mar 2018

0.50

May 2010

14.00

Sep 1998

% pa

monthly

May 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
China

2.25

Apr 2018

2.25

Mar 2018

1.80

Nov 2010

6.03

Jun 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-28
Colombia

4.25

Apr 2018

4.50

Mar 2018

3.00

Jan 2011

45.00

Nov 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Croatia

3.00

Mar 2018

3.00

Feb 2018

3.00

Mar 2018

1,926.92

Sep 1993

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Cyprus

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Czech Republic

0.05

Apr 2018

0.05

Mar 2018

0.05

Apr 2018

13.00

Jul 1998

% pa

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Denmark

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

13.00

Aug 1980

% pa

monthly

Aug 1914 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Ecuador

7.63

Apr 2018

7.26

Mar 2018

5.84

Sep 2004

21.81

Feb 1996

% pa

monthly

Jul 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Egypt

17.25

Apr 2018

18.25

Mar 2018

8.50

Oct 2011

21.50

Jul 1991

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Estonia

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
European Union

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Finland

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
France

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Georgia

7.25

Apr 2018

7.25

Mar 2018

3.75

Jan 2014

12.00

Jul 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Germany

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Greece

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Hong Kong

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Hungary

0.90

Apr 2018

0.90

Mar 2018

0.90

Apr 2018

28.00

Jan 1996

% pa

monthly

Oct 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Iceland

5.00

Apr 2018

5.00

Mar 2018

4.25

Jul 2011

18.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 1994 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
India

6.00

Apr 2018

6.00

Mar 2018

4.75

Feb 2010

9.00

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Indonesia

4.25

Apr 2018

4.25

Mar 2018

4.25

Apr 2018

6.25

Dec 2015

% pa

monthly

Jun 2015 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Ireland

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Israel

0.10

Apr 2018

0.10

Mar 2018

0.10

Apr 2018

13.50

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Italy

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Ivory Coast

2.50

Mar 2017

2.50

Feb 2017

2.50

Mar 2017

13.00

Oct 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1964 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2017-05-24
Japan

-0.10

Apr 2018

-0.10

Mar 2018

-0.10

Apr 2018

0.10

Jan 2016

% pa

monthly

Nov 2008 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Jordan

5.25

Apr 2018

5.25

Mar 2018

2.50

Jun 2004

9.00

Jun 1999

% pa

monthly

Dec 1965 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kazakhstan

9.25

Apr 2018

9.50

Mar 2018

5.50

Mar 2017

300.00

Aug 1994

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kenya

9.50

Apr 2018

9.50

Mar 2018

3.84

Aug 2003

18.00

Jun 2012

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
South Korea

1.50

Apr 2018

1.50

Mar 2018

1.25

Oct 2017

5.25

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

May 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kosovo

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kuwait

3.00

Apr 2018

3.00

Mar 2018

2.00

Nov 2015

7.25

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jul 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Kyrgyzstan

5.00

Apr 2018

5.00

Mar 2018

0.85

Mar 2010

56.05

Jan 1999

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Laos

4.00

Apr 2018

4.00

Mar 2018

4.00

Apr 2018

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Latvia

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Lebanon

10.00

Jan 2018

10.00

Dec 2017

3.00

Sep 1973

155.00

May 1995

% pa

monthly

Apr 1964 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Lithuania

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Luxembourg

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Macau

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

0.50

Nov 2015

8.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Macedonia

3.00

Mar 2018

3.25

Feb 2018

3.00

Mar 2018

15.21

Dec 2002

% pa

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malawi

22.00

Apr 2018

22.00

Mar 2018

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malaysia

3.25

Apr 2018

3.25

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2010

3.50

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 2004 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Malta

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Mauritius

3.50

Apr 2018

3.50

Mar 2018

3.50

Apr 2018

14.00

Feb 2000

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Mexico

7.50

Apr 2018

7.50

Mar 2018

3.00

Nov 2015

8.25

Dec 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2008 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Moldova

6.50

Apr 2018

6.50

Mar 2018

3.50

Nov 2014

21.00

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Feb 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Mongolia

10.00

Apr 2018

10.00

Mar 2018

6.40

Sep 2007

15.00

Nov 2016

% pa

monthly

Jul 2007 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Montenegro

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Morocco

2.25

Apr 2018

2.25

Mar 2018

2.25

Apr 2018

7.00

Oct 1996

% pa

monthly

Jun 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Myanmar

10.00

2018

10.00

2017

4.00

1986

12.50

1996

% pa

yearly

1986 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Nepal

7.00

Apr 2018

7.00

Mar 2018

5.50

Jul 2005

8.00

Jul 2015

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Netherlands

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
New Zealand

1.75

Apr 2018

1.75

Mar 2018

1.75

Apr 2018

8.25

Jun 2008

% pa

monthly

Apr 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Nigeria

14.00

Apr 2018

14.00

Mar 2018

6.00

Aug 2010

14.00

Apr 2018

% pa

monthly

Dec 2006 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Norway

0.50

Apr 2018

0.50

Mar 2018

0.50

Apr 2018

11.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1991 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Oman

2.40

Apr 2018

2.38

Mar 2018

1.00

Jul 2016

6.50

Aug 2007

% pa

monthly

May 2007 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Pakistan

6.50

Apr 2018

6.50

Mar 2018

6.25

Dec 2017

20.00

May 1997

% pa

monthly

Feb 1992 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Paraguay

5.25

Apr 2018

5.25

Mar 2018

0.60

Aug 2010

8.25

Oct 2011

% pa

monthly

Jul 2010 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Peru

2.75

Apr 2018

2.75

Mar 2018

1.25

Apr 2010

6.50

Jan 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Philippines

3.50

Apr 2018

3.50

Mar 2018

3.50

Apr 2018

3.50

Apr 2018

% pa

monthly

Jun 2016 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Poland

1.50

Apr 2018

1.50

Mar 2018

1.50

Apr 2018

6.50

Feb 2005

% pa

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Portugal

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Qatar

5.00

Mar 2018

5.00

Feb 2018

1.33

Jun 2004

5.50

Mar 2011

% pa

monthly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Romania

2.25

Apr 2018

2.25

Mar 2018

1.75

Dec 2017

21.25

May 2004

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Russia

7.25

Apr 2018

7.25

Mar 2018

5.50

Feb 2014

17.00

Jan 2015

% pa

monthly

Sep 2013 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Saudi Arabia

2.25

Apr 2018

2.25

Mar 2018

1.50

Jul 2004

7.00

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Serbia

3.00

Apr 2018

3.25

Mar 2018

3.00

Apr 2018

35.66

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovakia

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Slovenia

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
South Africa

6.50

Apr 2018

6.50

Mar 2018

5.00

Dec 2013

13.50

May 2003

% pa

monthly

Nov 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Spain

0.00

Apr 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Apr 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Sri Lanka

7.25

Apr 2018

7.25

Mar 2018

6.00

Jan 2016

20.00

Jan 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1997 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Sweden

-0.50

Apr 2018

-0.50

Mar 2018

-0.50

Apr 2018

40.00

Sep 1992

% pa

monthly

Jan 1987 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Switzerland

-0.73

Apr 2018

-0.74

Mar 2018

-0.77

Jun 2016

3.49

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jun 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Syria

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Jan 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

5.00

Feb 2015

% pa

monthly

Jan 1962 - Feb 2015

Updated on 2015-03-08
Taiwan

1.38

Apr 2018

1.38

Mar 2018

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tajikistan

14.75

Feb 2018

14.75

Jan 2018

4.80

Apr 2014

81.00

Nov 1997

% pa

monthly

Jul 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-02-28
Thailand

1.50

Apr 2018

1.50

Mar 2018

1.25

Jun 2010

5.00

Dec 2006

% pa

monthly

May 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Tunisia

5.00

Apr 2018

5.00

Mar 2018

3.50

Jul 2012

5.88

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Turkey

8.00

Apr 2018

8.00

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2013

10.00

Apr 2014

% pa

monthly

May 2010 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-28
Ukraine

17.00

Apr 2018

17.00

Mar 2018

6.50

Mar 2014

252.00

Feb 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
United Arab Emirates

2.00

Apr 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.00

Feb 2017

4.50

Nov 2007

% pa

monthly

Nov 2007 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
United Kingdom

0.50

Apr 2018

0.50

Mar 2018

0.25

Oct 2017

17.00

Jun 1980

% pa

monthly

Jun 1972 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
United States

1.69

Apr 2018

1.67

Mar 2018

0.04

Dec 2011

22.00

Dec 1980

% pa

monthly

Jul 1954 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Uruguay

9.25

Apr 2018

9.25

Mar 2018

5.00

Sep 2007

10.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Sep 2007 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

4.25

Apr 2018

4.25

Mar 2018

3.00

Dec 2004

13.00

Feb 2012

% pa

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Yemen

16.07

Jan 2015

16.08

Dec 2014

10.74

Nov 2002

28.71

May 1996

% pa

monthly

Dec 1995 - Jan 2015

Updated on 2015-03-15

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Dec 2017

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monthly

Dec 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
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Dec 2017

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Nov 2017

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Aug 2012

321

Jun 2014

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monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
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621,997.60

2009

315,791.00

2008

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621,997.60

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Jun 2003

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11.552

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2015

4,243.37

2003

18,948.82

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

156.81

2016

266.95

2014

0.03

2007

667.71

2013

USD th

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

1,644.06

2016

1,217.88

2015

94.12

2002

6,056.59

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
External Debt

1,559.6

2017

1,741.3

2016

313.8

2009

2,042.3

2012

USD mn

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
External Debt: % of GDP

9.5

2017

12.3

2016

3.1

2009

13.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
External Debt: Short Term

368.9

2016

380.5

2015

0.0

2006

472.8

2014

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

0.1

2017

2.4

2016

0.0

2006

2.9

2014

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.95

2023

3.95

2022

2.81

2016

16.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

1.61

2023

1.59

2022

-0.65

2009

2.50

2014

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.81

2023

1.80

2022

-32.22

2009

34.42

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

24,060.71

2023

22,969.80

2022

1,832.14

1980

24,060.71

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

83.87

2023

78.10

2022

0.29

1980

83.87

2023

BWP bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

27.76

2023

27.60

2022

2.42

1998

29.23

2018

BWP bn

yearly

1998 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

86.10

2023

80.27

2022

12.72

2001

86.10

2023

BWP bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

10,192.82

2023

9,795.60

2022

968.95

1985

10,192.82

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

2.34

2023

2.31

2022

0.98

1980

2.34

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.18

2023

4.12

2022

-7.65

2009

23.42

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

116.7

Dec 2017

95.8

Sep 2017

-126.6

Mar 2016

516.6

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.6

Dec 2017

2.2

Sep 2017

-3.6

Mar 2016

13.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,554.0

Jan 2018

7,966.0

Dec 2017

3,628.0

Mar 1992

10,345.9

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

45.75

Dec 2017

43.79

Sep 2017

43.00

Mar 2017

124.15

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

20.7

Jan 2018

14.2

Dec 2017

7.6

Jul 2012

35.5

Jan 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Foreign Portfolio Investment

6.96

Dec 2017

4.24

Sep 2017

-29.50

Jun 2008

33.54

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
GDP Deflator Growth

-0.3

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

-13.9

Dec 2000

44.2

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
GDP per Capita

7,723.32

2017

7,050.90

2016

76.67

1965

7,723.32

2017

USD

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gold Production

756.00

2015

958.00

2014

1.00

1998

3,300.00

2008

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Government Debt: % of GDP

15.4

2017

17.5

2016

6.2

2007

20.6

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1,338.46

Dec 2017

1,314.05

Sep 2017

267.40

Mar 1997

1,338.46

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
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 2018-04-22
Gross Savings Rate

34.3

Dec 2017

32.9

Sep 2017

20.1

Dec 2015

49.9

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Household Debt

3,468.7

Feb 2018

3,401.3

Jan 2018

633.2

Dec 2002

3,468.7

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.4

2017

18.1

2016

10.3

2003

19.6

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: ICT Goods

161,953.52

2016

180,908.36

2015

88,755.64

2001

231,868.02

2003

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
Investment: % of GDP

29.9

Dec 2017

29.7

Sep 2017

-44.0

Sep 2006

90.3

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Labour Force Participation Rate

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Liquid Assets Ratio

13.2

Feb 2018

13.5

Jan 2018

10.7

Jan 2015

50.5

Jul 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Long Term Interest Rate

5.28

Mar 2018

5.28

Feb 2018

3.56

May 2015

11.97

Apr 2006

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

24.7

2017

27.1

2016

24.7

2017

48.7

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Minerals Production

2,301,060.00

2016

2,509,470.00

2015

1,232,052.00

2011

2,509,470.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

1,682.92

Jan 2018

1,702.95

Dec 2017

279.72

Dec 2000

1,836.02

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Money Supply M2

7,428.70

Jan 2018

7,120.06

Dec 2017

1,369.19

Jan 2002

7,428.70

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Monthly Earnings

597

Sep 2017

584

Jun 2017

453

Mar 2009

726

Jun 2011

USD

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicle Registered

391.69

2015

363.78

2014

164.16

2005

391.69

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

4,100.00

Dec 2017

4,600.00

Dec 2016

1,500.00

Jun 2012

5,100.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

3,500.00

Dec 2017

3,500.00

Dec 2016

1,300.00

Dec 2006

18,300.00

Jun 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

7,600

2017

8,100

2016

3,600

2006

8,100

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-6.2

2017

8.0

2016

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
National Government Debt

2,526.6

2017

2,483.3

2016

452.2

2003

3,112.1

2012

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Nominal GDP

4,506.3

Dec 2017

4,406.4

Sep 2017

1,037.6

Dec 1993

4,506.3

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Nominal GDP Growth

6.13

Dec 2017

1.28

Sep 2017

-9.07

Dec 2000

49.92

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Non Performing Loans Ratio

5.3

Dec 2017

5.0

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2003

5.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Non-Performing Loans

274.95

Dec 2017

259.01

Sep 2017

1.16

Mar 2001

274.95

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-19
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 2018-04-19
Population

2.3

2016

2.2

2015

0.4

1950

2.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Private Consumption Expenditure

2,129.20

Dec 2017

2,143.34

Sep 2017

371.36

Mar 1997

2,143.34

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Private Consumption: % of GDP

47.2

Dec 2017

48.6

Sep 2017

27.8

Dec 1999

57.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Public Consumption Expenditure

829.47

Dec 2017

812.33

Sep 2017

256.41

Mar 2002

836.77

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Public Consumption: % of GDP

18.4

Dec 2017

18.4

Sep 2017

16.1

Sep 2006

32.8

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Real Effective Exchange Rate

101.1

Feb 2018

101.0

Jan 2018

91.7

Dec 2007

102.2

Jan 2015

Sep2016=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Real GDP Growth

6.5

Dec 2017

1.1

Sep 2017

-10.4

Sep 2009

17.4

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Apr 2018

5.0

Mar 2018

5.0

Apr 2018

10.0

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Short Term Interest Rate

1.42

Mar 2018

1.41

Feb 2018

0.00

Nov 2011

14.01

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Silver Production

5.00

2015

10.00

2014

0.00

2010

10.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2010 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tax Revenue

4,760.08

2016

4,257.92

2015

50.84

1973

5,633.05

2014

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Teledensity: Fixed Line

6.32

2016

7.26

2015

0.08

1960

8.44

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

146.16

2016

157.31

2015

0.00

1997

157.31

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

6,562.90

Feb 2018

6,503.13

Jan 2018

1,597.38

Dec 2002

6,562.90

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Total Exports

364.3

Feb 2018

545.9

Jan 2018

51.4

Nov 2003

943.9

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Total Exports Growth

-48.5

Feb 2018

-19.4

Jan 2018

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Total Imports

474.7

Feb 2018

365.0

Jan 2018

154.8

Jan 2003

1,062.5

Jul 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Total Imports Growth

12.2

Feb 2018

3.0

Jan 2018

-33.6

Apr 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Tourism Revenue

1,075

2016

1,037

2015

105

1996

1,075

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tourism Revenue Growth

3.6

2016

6.1

2015

-40.3

1996

41.7

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Trade Balance

-110.3

Feb 2018

180.9

Jan 2018

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.5

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Unemployment Rate

18.10

2017

17.92

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Visitor Arrivals

1,528,000

2015

1,966,000

2014

512,000

1996

2,101,000

2008

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
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