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Botswana Trade Balance

2001 - 2018 | Monthly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Botswana's Trade Balance recorded a surplus of 244.4 USD mn in May 2018, compared with a surplus of 76.1 USD mn in the previous month. Botswana's Trade Balance data is updated monthly, available from Jan 2001 to May 2018, with an averaged value of -5.3 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 370.6 USD mn in May 2016 and a record low of -865.0 USD mn in Jul 2012. CEIC converts monthly Trade Balance into USD. The Central Statistical Office of the Republic of Botswana provides Trade Balance in local currency. The Bank of Botswana average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Trade Balance prior to January 2005 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports, Botswana's Total Exports reached 660.4 USD mn in May 2018, an increase of 21.1 % year on year. Total Imports recorded 416.0 USD mn in May 2018, an increase of 1.1 % year on year.

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What was Botswana's Trade Balance in Apr 2018?

Last

-142.7

Apr 2018
Previous

-73.5

Mar 2018
Min

-865.0

Jul 2012
Max

370.6

May 2016
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 28 Jun 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-142.7

Apr 2018

-73.5

Mar 2018

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.6

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 28 Jun 2018

View Botswana's Trade Balance from Jan 2001 to Apr 2018 in the chart:

Botswana Trade Balance

Series Details
Series ID

380490917

Name

Botswana Trade Balance

Country

Botswana

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Jan 2001

Last Date

Apr 2018

Last Updated

28 Jun 2018

Statistics
Mean

-1.1

Variance

26,550.5

Standard deviation

162.9

Skewness

-1.0

Kurtosis

4.0

Coefficient variation

-148.3

Median

-5.9

Max
May 2016

370.6

Min
Jul 2012

-865.0

Previous observation
Mar 2018

-73.5

Last observation
Apr 2018

-142.7

Number of Observations

208

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

-254.2

Jun 2018

-247.5

May 2018

-397.3

Dec 2008

-38.6

Feb 1999

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Algeria

-410.0

Jan 2018

-987.0

Sep 2017

-2,141.0

Dec 2014

7,336.0

Aug 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-08
Argentina

-546.0

Jun 2018

-1,211.0

May 2018

-1,299.0

Apr 2018

2,129.0

Jan 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Armenia

-194.9

Jun 2018

-240.2

May 2018

-365.3

Dec 2008

-21.9

Dec 2001

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Australia

1,148.2

Jul 2018

1,452.4

Jun 2018

-3,845.7

Nov 2012

3,330.7

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1971 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-06
Austria

-397.5

Apr 2018

-699.9

Mar 2018

-1,799.4

Aug 2011

724.8

Nov 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Azerbaijan

486.9

Jun 2018

888.9

May 2018

-473.6

Jan 2005

16,372.3

Jul 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Bahrain

31,452.1

2017

26,372.9

2016

-798.7

1992

43,282.4

2014

USD mn

yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Bangladesh

-1,210.9

Jul 2018

-1,307.3

Jun 2018

-2,515.8

May 2018

14.6

Mar 1987

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1986 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Belarus

23.7

May 2018

-29.3

Apr 2018

-1,264.7

Nov 2010

688.5

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Belgium

-613.6

May 2018

443.1

Apr 2018

-3,279.1

Aug 2011

1,685.6

Jul 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Bolivia

-34.3

Aug 2018

-14.7

Jul 2018

-364.3

Dec 2015

530.5

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1994 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Botswana

-142.7

Apr 2018

-73.5

Mar 2018

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.6

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Brazil

4,944.4

Sep 2018

5,476.8

Aug 2018

-4,068.9

Jan 2014

7,661.0

May 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Brunei

179.7

May 2018

144.9

Apr 2018

25.0

Jul 2015

991.7

Feb 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Bulgaria

-520.7

May 2018

-503.4

Apr 2018

-1,613.2

Jun 2008

179.5

Jan 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Cambodia

-635.8

Apr 2018

-505.8

Mar 2018

-814.8

Dec 2017

227.6

Jun 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28
Canada

403.4

Aug 2018

-144.1

Jul 2018

-3,148.8

Sep 2016

6,351.1

Oct 2005

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

-121.6

Sep 2018

-301.7

Aug 2018

-1,384.7

Oct 2008

2,968.7

Apr 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1968 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
China

41,469.9

Jun 2018

24,921.5

May 2018

-31,483.3

Feb 2012

63,286.8

Jan 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

-831.7

May 2018

-453.6

Apr 2018

-1,968.1

Jan 2015

808.6

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1958 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Croatia

-858.3

Apr 2018

-1,265.3

Mar 2018

-1,820.8

Apr 2008

117.1

Aug 1993

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Cyprus

-299.8

Jun 2018

-439.1

May 2018

-1,059.9

Jul 2008

191.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-09
Czech Republic

651.8

Aug 2018

568.7

Jul 2018

-755.7

Dec 2003

2,407.4

Mar 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Denmark

784.1

Jun 2018

395.5

May 2018

-125.2

May 1998

1,890.3

Jan 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-09
Ecuador

-38.1

May 2018

7.9

Apr 2018

-608.6

Dec 2014

707.7

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1965 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Egypt

-3,846.0

May 2018

-3,316.0

Apr 2018

-5,056.1

Aug 2014

180.9

Sep 1980

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Estonia

-253.8

May 2018

-216.2

Apr 2018

-475.6

Apr 2007

22.6

Feb 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
European Union

-480.0

May 2018

-981.0

Apr 2018

-48,733.9

Jul 2008

16,818.2

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Finland

-461.9

Aug 2018

-525.8

Jul 2018

-1,043.0

Dec 2012

1,864.5

Oct 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
France

-7,099.7

May 2018

-6,392.7

Apr 2018

-10,242.0

Apr 2011

1,636.9

Dec 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Georgia

-409.7

Sep 2018

-492.2

Aug 2018

-630.8

Dec 2014

-6.3

Apr 1995

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Germany

24,012.5

May 2018

23,325.3

Apr 2018

-443.5

May 1991

28,581.7

Jul 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Greece

-1,734.0

May 2018

-2,136.6

Apr 2018

-6,708.0

Jun 2008

-788.4

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Hong Kong SAR

-6,898.9

Jun 2018

-5,510.5

May 2018

-7,666.6

Dec 2017

931.9

Jan 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Hungary

427.5

Jul 2018

1,195.0

Jun 2018

-1,192.5

Apr 2004

1,293.0

Jun 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Iceland

-195.8

Jun 2018

-166.3

May 2018

-372.6

Dec 2006

194.1

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
India

-13,980.0

Sep 2018

-17,362.6

Aug 2018

-20,210.9

Oct 2012

258.9

Mar 1977

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Indonesia

1,742.6

Jun 2018

-1,453.6

May 2018

-2,329.1

Jul 2013

3,683.2

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1967 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Iran

20,500.0

2015

35,231.0

2014

-10,746.2

1981

68,692.0

2011

USD mn

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2018-05-31
Ireland

6,178.3

May 2018

5,348.6

Apr 2018

-360.7

Jun 1979

6,811.5

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1970 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Israel

-2,555.1

Jun 2018

-1,988.8

May 2018

-2,555.1

Jun 2018

113.8

May 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Italy

3,166.2

May 2018

4,385.3

Apr 2018

-5,844.9

Mar 2011

6,054.8

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ivory Coast

648.6

Mar 2018

296.0

Feb 2018

-456.6

Dec 2014

987.8

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-24
Japan

601.9

Jun 2018

-2,737.2

May 2018

-19,653.8

Mar 2014

11,294.8

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Jordan

-1,005.0

May 2018

-1,099.7

Apr 2018

-1,461.2

Apr 2014

-9.4

Jan 1974

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1972 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kazakhstan

2,281.5

Mar 2018

2,653.1

Feb 2018

-212.7

Nov 1998

5,885.5

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-14
Kenya

-991.6

Jul 2018

-887.1

Jun 2018

-1,344.8

Sep 2014

74.5

Oct 1992

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1992 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
South Korea

9,565.4

Sep 2018

6,840.6

Aug 2018

-4,043.5

Jan 2008

13,419.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-14
Kosovo

-313.7

Jun 2018

-328.5

May 2018

-328.5

May 2018

-49.9

Jan 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Kyrgyzstan

-265.0

May 2018

-274.7

Apr 2018

-458.1

Dec 2014

11.7

Nov 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Laos

-416.1

Dec 2017

-399.3

Sep 2017

-734.7

Mar 2015

31.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Latvia

-272.6

May 2018

-194.6

Apr 2018

-763.2

Jul 2007

-28.6

Jan 1995

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Lebanon

-1,337.1

May 2018

-1,307.5

Apr 2018

-2,369.6

Feb 2012

-182.6

Aug 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-04
Lithuania

-300.4

May 2018

-238.4

Apr 2018

-774.0

Jan 2008

-4.8

Nov 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Luxembourg

-585.0

May 2018

-605.2

Apr 2018

-1,401.2

Oct 2011

-31.8

May 1989

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Macau SAR

-767.3

Jun 2018

-744.0

May 2018

-1,002.7

Dec 2014

79.0

Jul 2000

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Macedonia

-167.3

Aug 2018

-187.1

Jul 2018

-310.0

Oct 2007

-9.0

May 1994

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Malawi

-139.6

Nov 2017

-131.6

Oct 2017

-212.7

Jun 2014

61.4

Sep 1996

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Nov 2017

Updated on 2018-07-12
Malaysia

3,044.8

May 2018

3,506.3

Apr 2018

-680.5

Feb 1997

4,845.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Malta

-286.9

May 2018

193.0

Apr 2018

-627.9

Feb 2016

193.0

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1960 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Mauritius

-281.9

May 2018

-263.4

Apr 2018

-332.2

Nov 2017

-83.6

Feb 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Mexico

-1,308.1

May 2018

-695.1

Apr 2018

-2,905.9

Nov 2008

1,113.6

Dec 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1993 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-27
Moldova

-282.4

May 2018

-244.7

Apr 2018

-350.2

Dec 2013

-23.2

Jan 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Mongolia

115.9

Jun 2018

163.0

May 2018

-369.8

Jul 2012

361.6

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Montenegro

-235.4

Jun 2018

-248.3

May 2018

-350.5

Jul 2008

-12.6

Feb 2005

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Morocco

-1,525.6

Sep 2018

-2,066.0

Aug 2018

-2,655.4

May 2012

15.2

Dec 1964

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-19
Myanmar

-578.7

May 2018

-353.2

Apr 2018

-948.5

Jul 2015

1,008.8

Jul 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Nepal

-1,032.3

Aug 2018

-1,174.9

Jul 2018

-1,179.4

Feb 2018

1.7

Aug 1975

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1974 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Netherlands

5,945.8

May 2018

4,327.6

Apr 2018

433.4

Jul 1999

7,003.9

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
New Zealand

-78.4

Jun 2018

144.4

May 2018

-1,105.4

Sep 2014

913.8

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Nigeria

2,742.3

Mar 2018

2,884.5

Feb 2018

-3,934.8

Mar 2011

14,402.0

Oct 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-12
Norway

2,711.3

Jun 2018

1,861.0

May 2018

-793.3

Apr 1986

8,373.2

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Oman

-19,239.0

Apr 2018

1,367.8

Mar 2018

-19,239.0

Apr 2018

2,533.7

Sep 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Pakistan

-3,807.0

Jun 2018

-3,669.9

May 2018

-3,807.0

Jun 2018

110.6

Jun 1991

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1968 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Panama

-1,090.5

May 2018

-989.5

Apr 2018

-1,274.3

Oct 2014

3.1

Apr 1988

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Paraguay

-172.8

Jun 2018

1.9

May 2018

-477.4

Dec 2017

198.3

Apr 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Peru

458.4

May 2018

459.9

Apr 2018

-676.3

Jan 2014

1,290.2

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Philippines

-3,513.5

Aug 2018

-3,546.1

Jul 2018

-3,972.2

Dec 2017

1,145.0

Sep 1999

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Poland

371.9

May 2018

228.6

Apr 2018

-3,938.1

Jun 2008

791.2

Jun 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1986 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Portugal

-1,326.2

May 2018

-1,547.6

Apr 2018

-3,507.9

Apr 2008

4.5

Jan 1974

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Qatar

11,849.2

Mar 2018

9,840.1

Dec 2017

-211.5

Sep 1998

29,536.3

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
Romania

-1,501.9

May 2018

-1,241.5

Apr 2018

-3,645.9

Sep 2008

53.3

Jul 1994

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1990 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Russia

16,209.6

May 2018

16,663.6

Apr 2018

1,164.8

Feb 1998

21,938.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Saudi Arabia

87,315.9

2017

43,409.9

2016

308.7

1957

233,112.3

2011

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-01
Serbia

-449.3

May 2018

-556.6

Apr 2018

-1,232.0

Dec 2004

-161.0

Aug 2001

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Singapore

3,967.9

Jun 2018

4,051.8

May 2018

-1,271.5

Oct 1993

6,042.3

Dec 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
Slovakia

424.2

May 2018

334.2

Apr 2018

-815.7

Dec 2005

790.9

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Slovenia

-16.2

May 2018

117.0

Apr 2018

-501.8

May 2008

257.3

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1991 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
South Africa

624.1

Aug 2018

-396.1

Jul 2018

-2,224.0

Jan 2018

2,192.5

Dec 2010

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Spain

-2,929.5

May 2018

-4,032.6

Apr 2018

-15,297.1

Mar 2008

-121.7

Mar 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1985 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Sri Lanka

-933.2

May 2018

-998.6

Apr 2018

-1,100.6

Nov 2011

110.1

Aug 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1982 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Sudan

-360.2

Mar 2018

-406.5

Feb 2018

-987.6

Dec 2012

704.2

May 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Sweden

156.6

Sep 2018

-849.0

Aug 2018

-1,239.8

Aug 2016

2,791.0

Mar 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-29
Switzerland

3,438.8

Jun 2018

3,535.9

May 2018

-1,774.2

Feb 2001

9,514.6

Apr 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Syria

-6,707.0

2017

-5,650.7

2016

-10,968.8

2014

3,806.8

2003

USD mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-27
Taiwan

3,573.4

Sep 2018

3,826.8

Aug 2018

-272.1

Mar 2008

6,527.7

Feb 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Tajikistan

-94.6

May 2018

-183.6

Apr 2018

-477.0

May 2014

77.1

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1,578.5

Jun 2018

1,203.8

May 2018

-5,916.2

Jan 2013

4,974.1

Feb 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Tunisia

-592.2

Jun 2018

-611.6

May 2018

-997.5

Aug 2014

40.1

Sep 1985

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1959 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-09
Turkey

-2,942.9

Aug 2018

-4,762.4

Jul 2018

-10,134.6

Sep 2011

-453.8

May 2001

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Ukraine

-632.0

May 2018

-221.6

Apr 2018

-2,364.9

Apr 2008

688.0

Apr 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1998 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
United Arab Emirates

-19,840.5

Dec 2017

-17,413.8

Nov 2017

-19,840.5

Dec 2017

-7,439.0

Sep 2009

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-17
United Kingdom

-13,265.1

May 2018

-15,880.6

Apr 2018

-27,022.9

Sep 2012

3,491.1

May 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
United States

-75,456.0

Aug 2018

-72,042.0

Jul 2018

-76,025.0

Jul 2008

-3,668.5

Feb 1992

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1986 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

-148.1

Aug 2018

-181.0

Jul 2018

-485.1

Jan 2014

173.1

Jun 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Venezuela

-3,437.1

Oct 2014

-4,228.3

Sep 2014

-5,319.9

Nov 2012

-60.7

Apr 2003

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Oct 2014

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

1,612.0

Sep 2018

2,197.3

Aug 2018

-2,850.0

May 2008

2,257.8

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Yemen

-557.2

Apr 2018

-554.5

Mar 2018

-1,260.3

May 2014

439.8

Jan 2006

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-28

More Indicators for Botswana

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

69.524

2017

37.311

2016

12.983

1998

334.161

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Bank Lending Rate

6.500

Jul 2018

6.500

Jun 2018

6.500

Jul 2018

17.000

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-0.678

Jun 2018

-0.484

May 2018

-0.678

Jun 2018

25.110

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Capital Adequacy Ratio

19.4

2017

19.6

2016

17.1

2007

22.8

2010

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

0.6

2017

-4.7

2016

-12.4

2010

12.6

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.1

Jun 2018

3.3

May 2018

2.6

Aug 2016

18.8

May 1981

%

monthly

Jun 1975 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Current Account Balance

434.6

Dec 2017

357.6

Sep 2017

-908.1

Dec 2016

1,478.6

Mar 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

9.6

Dec 2017

8.1

Sep 2017

-22.1

Dec 2016

42.3

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Direct Investment Abroad

89.1

Mar 2018

83.9

Dec 2017

-54.7

Jun 2006

122.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Domestic Credit

3,493.6

Jul 2018

3,504.0

Jun 2018

-2,652.4

Apr 2008

3,508.6

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-19
Electricity Production

245

Mar 2018

228

Feb 2018

11

Aug 2012

321

Jun 2014

GWh

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Employed Persons

410,329.000

2017

406,982.000

2016

116,800.000

1985

410,329.000

2017

Person

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-05
Equity Market Index

7,837.3

Sep 2018

8,131.7

Aug 2018

2,222.7

Jun 2003

10,936.4

Jul 2015

19Jun1989=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exchange Rate against USD

10.801

Sep 2018

10.567

Aug 2018

0.667

Jul 1974

11.552

Jan 2016

BWP/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exports: ICT Goods

7,713.970

2016

9,413.652

2015

4,243.366

2003

18,948.819

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

736.618

2017

2,984.845

2016

116.804

2004

8,276.768

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-11
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

6,161.171

2017

12,507.919

2016

2,462.509

1998

21,706.625

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

4,566.950

2017

2,142.058

2016

516.804

2001

38,585.877

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

2,460.727

2017

1,246.875

2016

67.444

2003

5,454.284

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

1,576.4

2018

1,559.6

2017

313.8

2009

2,042.3

2012

USD mn

yearly

1994 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
External Debt: % of GDP

8.8

2018

9.5

2017

3.1

2009

13.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
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

3.950

2023

3.950

2022

2.810

2016

16.500

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

1.608

2023

1.594

2022

-0.648

2009

2.496

2014

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.808

2023

1.801

2022

-32.220

2009

34.419

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

24,060.705

2023

22,969.796

2022

1,832.139

1980

24,060.705

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

83.872

2023

78.098

2022

0.291

1980

83.872

2023

BWP bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

27.758

2023

27.598

2022

2.423

1998

29.234

2018

BWP bn

yearly

1998 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

86.102

2023

80.267

2022

12.725

2001

86.102

2023

BWP bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

10,192.823

2023

9,795.599

2022

968.951

1985

10,192.823

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

2.339

2023

2.312

2022

0.980

1980

2.339

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.179

2023

4.116

2022

-7.653

2009

23.420

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

113.7

Mar 2018

116.7

Dec 2017

-126.6

Mar 2016

516.6

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2.4

Mar 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

-3.6

Mar 2016

13.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,199.3

Aug 2018

7,364.2

Jul 2018

3,628.0

Mar 1992

10,345.9

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

40.977

Mar 2018

43.088

Dec 2017

40.977

Mar 2018

124.150

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

17.8

May 2018

15.6

Apr 2018

7.6

Jul 2012

35.5

Jan 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Foreign Portfolio Investment

5.998

Mar 2018

6.958

Dec 2017

-29.496

Jun 2008

33.540

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
GDP Deflator Growth

0.4

Mar 2018

-0.3

Dec 2017

-13.9

Dec 2000

44.2

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
GDP per Capita

7,723.315

2017

7,050.902

2016

76.674

1965

7,723.315

2017

USD

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gold Production

756.000

2015

958.000

2014

1.000

1998

3,300.000

2008

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

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

14.4

2018

15.4

2017

6.2

2007

20.6

2011

%

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2018-10-09
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1,415.985

Mar 2018

1,338.463

Dec 2017

267.402

Mar 1997

1,415.985

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Gross National Product

17,040.531

2017

15,394.788

2016

34.206

1960

17,040.531

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Gross Savings Rate

33.0

Mar 2018

34.3

Dec 2017

20.1

Dec 2015

49.9

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Household Debt

3,292.8

Jul 2018

3,286.7

Jun 2018

633.2

Dec 2002

3,487.1

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
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

161,953.519

2016

180,908.356

2015

88,755.640

2001

231,868.020

2003

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

122,302.175

2017

129,523.994

2016

28,113.533

1996

138,238.159

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

15,419.083

2017

17,564.938

2016

4,511.484

2001

21,820.884

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

74,025.904

2017

86,147.632

2016

36,878.488

2002

111,371.917

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

11,049.548

2017

18,495.564

2016

3,936.359

2001

18,495.564

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Investment: % of GDP

31.7

Mar 2018

29.9

Dec 2017

-44.0

Sep 2006

90.3

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
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

11.2

Apr 2018

11.9

Mar 2018

10.7

Jan 2015

50.5

Jul 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Long Term Interest Rate

5.28

Aug 2018

5.28

Jul 2018

3.56

May 2015

11.97

Apr 2006

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
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

2,301,060.000

2016

2,509,470.000

2015

1,232,052.000

2011

2,509,470.000

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

1,578.965

Jul 2018

1,604.117

Jun 2018

279.723

Dec 2000

1,836.017

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Money Supply M2

7,284.038

Jul 2018

7,125.534

Jun 2018

1,368.919

Jan 2002

7,493.682

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Monthly Earnings

600

Dec 2017

597

Sep 2017

453

Mar 2009

726

Jun 2011

USD

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-05
Motor Vehicle Registered

391.686

2015

363.784

2014

164.158

2005

391.686

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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

4,100.000

Dec 2017

4,600.000

Dec 2016

1,500.000

Jun 2012

5,100.000

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

3,500.000

Dec 2017

3,500.000

Dec 2016

1,300.000

Dec 2006

18,300.000

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

2,594.6

2018

2,526.6

2017

452.2

2003

3,112.1

2012

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Nominal GDP

4,799.4

Mar 2018

4,506.3

Dec 2017

1,037.6

Dec 1993

4,799.4

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Nominal GDP Growth

5.234

Mar 2018

6.134

Dec 2017

-9.073

Dec 2000

49.922

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Non Performing Loans Ratio

4.8

Jun 2018

5.3

Mar 2018

0.5

Jun 2003

5.6

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Non-Performing Loans

299.698

Mar 2018

274.947

Dec 2017

1.164

Mar 2001

299.698

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

142,122.000

2016

160,490.000

2015

400.000

1960

174,165.000

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,288,986.000

2016

3,475,327.000

2015

0.000

1997

3,475,327.000

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Policy Rate

5.00

Sep 2018

5.00

Aug 2018

5.00

Sep 2018

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Population

2.3

2017

2.3

2016

0.4

1950

2.3

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Private Consumption Expenditure

2,319.156

Mar 2018

2,129.205

Dec 2017

371.363

Mar 1997

2,319.156

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP

48.3

Mar 2018

47.2

Dec 2017

27.8

Dec 1999

57.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Public Consumption Expenditure

895.049

Mar 2018

829.474

Dec 2017

256.405

Mar 2002

895.049

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Public Consumption: % of GDP

18.6

Mar 2018

18.4

Dec 2017

16.1

Sep 2006

32.8

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Real Effective Exchange Rate

99.9

Jul 2018

100.4

Jun 2018

91.7

Dec 2007

102.2

Jan 2015

Sep2016=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Real GDP Growth

5.3

Jun 2018

4.8

Mar 2018

-10.4

Sep 2009

17.4

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Jun 2018

5.0

May 2018

5.0

Jun 2018

10.0

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Short Term Interest Rate

1.47

Aug 2018

1.46

Jul 2018

0.00

Nov 2011

14.01

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Silver Production

5.000

2015

10.000

2014

0.000

2010

10.000

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2010 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tax Revenue

5,161.552

2017

4,778.864

2016

50.837

1973

6,150.509

2011

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Teledensity: Fixed Line

6.316

2016

7.265

2015

0.076

1960

8.442

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

146.160

2016

157.312

2015

0.000

1997

157.312

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

6,634.321

Apr 2018

6,539.010

Mar 2018

1,597.379

Dec 2002

6,634.321

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Total Exports

308.6

Apr 2018

512.3

Mar 2018

51.4

Nov 2003

943.9

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Total Exports Growth

21.1

May 2018

39.0

Apr 2018

-74.1

Oct 2005

510.2

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Total Imports

416.0

May 2018

483.5

Apr 2018

154.8

Jan 2003

1,062.5

Jul 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-30
Total Imports Growth

-0.6

Apr 2018

6.6

Mar 2018

-33.5

Apr 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
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
Unemployment Rate

17.36

2017

17.12

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
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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