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Botswana Unemployment Rate

1996 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Botswana's Unemployment Rate increased to 18.37 % in Dec 2016, from the previously reported number of 17.86 % in Dec 2015. Botswana's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1996 to Dec 2016, with an average rate of 18.35 %. The data reached an all-time high of 23.80 % in Dec 2003 and a record low of 12.92 % in Dec 2008. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Botswana's Population reached 2.25 million people in Dec 2016. Monthly Earnings of Botswana stood at 553.97 USD in Dec 2016. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 77.46 % in Dec 2016.

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What was Botswana’s Unemployment Rate in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

18.37

2016

17.86

2015

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Canada

6.30

Jul 2017

6.50

Jun 2017

5.80

Oct 2007

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
France

9.50

Jun 2017

9.60

Mar 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Germany

3.80

Jun 2017

3.90

May 2017

3.80

Jun 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Italy

11.06

Jun 2017

11.26

May 2017

5.70

Apr 2007

13.03

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Japan

2.80

Jun 2017

3.10

May 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
United Kingdom

4.42

May 2017

4.46

Apr 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Austria

5.22

Jun 2017

5.21

May 2017

3.40

Apr 2001

6.27

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belgium

7.79

Mar 2017

7.25

Dec 2016

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bulgaria

6.30

Jun 2017

6.90

Mar 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Cyprus

13.50

Mar 2017

12.90

Dec 2016

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Czech Republic

3.00

Jun 2017

3.45

Mar 2017

3.00

Jun 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Denmark

5.90

Jun 2017

6.30

Mar 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Estonia

7.00

Jun 2017

5.60

Mar 2017

0.50

Dec 1989

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1989 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Finland

8.60

Jul 2017

8.60

Jun 2017

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Greece

21.70

May 2017

21.80

Apr 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Sep 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

4.25

Jun 2017

4.52

Mar 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Iceland

2.64

Jun 2017

2.63

May 2017

2.39

Feb 2008

7.46

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Latvia

8.90

Jun 2017

9.40

Mar 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Lithuania

7.20

Jun 2017

7.30

May 2017

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Argentina

9.20

Mar 2017

7.60

Dec 2016

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Luxembourg

6.00

Jun 2017

6.00

May 2017

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

Jul 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Malta

4.20

Mar 2017

4.20

Dec 2016

4.20

Mar 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bolivia

3.51

2015

2.34

2014

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

6.00

Jul 2017

6.00

Jun 2017

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Norway

4.30

Jun 2017

4.30

May 2017

2.30

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Brazil

13.00

Jun 2017

13.30

May 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Poland

5.40

Mar 2017

5.50

Dec 2016

5.40

Mar 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Chile

7.00

Jun 2017

7.00

May 2017

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Colombia

8.72

Jun 2017

9.42

May 2017

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Romania

5.30

Jun 2017

5.40

May 2017

5.30

Jun 2017

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Slovakia

8.70

Mar 2017

9.10

Dec 2016

8.70

Mar 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Slovenia

7.80

Mar 2017

8.10

Dec 2016

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ecuador

4.49

Jun 2017

4.40

Mar 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mexico

3.30

Jun 2017

3.47

May 2017

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Spain

17.22

Jun 2017

18.75

Mar 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

6.57

Jun 2017

6.60

May 2017

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

4.21

Jun 2017

4.35

May 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.95

May 2017

8.46

Apr 2017

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

10.50

2016

11.20

2015

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

5.65

Jul 2017

5.65

Jun 2017

3.98

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Bangladesh

4.07

2016

4.12

2015

2.20

1991

5.06

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brunei

2.00

2016

1.86

2015

1.66

2014

4.70

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

3.95

Jun 2017

3.97

Mar 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Botswana

18.37

2016

17.86

2015

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

3.10

Jul 2017

3.10

Jun 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
India

3.46

2016

3.49

2015

3.46

2016

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.10

Jul 2017

4.34

Jun 2017

4.10

Jul 2017

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Indonesia

5.61

2016

6.18

2015

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Jordan

18.20

Feb 2017

15.80

Nov 2016

10.80

May 2007

18.20

Feb 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2017

Updated on May 2017
South Korea

3.60

Jul 2017

3.80

Jun 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

3.40

Jun 2017

3.40

May 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

1.48

2016

1.42

2015

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

2.00

Jun 2017

2.00

May 2017

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Myanmar

0.81

2016

0.80

2015

0.80

2015

0.92

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

3.21

2016

3.03

2015

1.85

1999

4.50

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.80

Jun 2017

4.90

Mar 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Philippines

5.70

Apr 2017

6.60

Jan 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Singapore

2.20

Jun 2017

2.20

Mar 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Sri Lanka

4.10

Mar 2017

4.20

Dec 2016

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Taiwan

3.78

Jul 2017

3.78

Jun 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Thailand

1.20

Jul 2017

1.10

Jun 2017

0.39

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Vietnam

3.23

2016

3.37

2015

3.21

2012

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

14.18

Mar 2017

14.15

Dec 2016

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Armenia

19.00

Mar 2017

17.40

Dec 2016

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Azerbaijan

4.99

Jun 2017

5.03

Mar 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Belarus

0.80

Jun 2017

0.90

May 2017

0.50

Dec 2014

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

14.10

Mar 2017

13.40

Dec 2016

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

4.90

Jul 2017

4.90

Jun 2017

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kyrgyzstan

7.60

2015

8.00

2014

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Macedonia

22.90

Mar 2017

23.10

Dec 2016

22.90

Mar 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Moldova

6.30

Mar 2017

3.77

Dec 2016

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mongolia

9.60

Jun 2017

9.10

Mar 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Mauritius

7.60

Mar 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Montenegro

17.40

Mar 2017

17.50

Dec 2016

16.00

Sep 2008

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Russia

5.10

Jul 2017

5.10

Jun 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Serbia

14.60

Mar 2017

13.00

Dec 2016

13.00

Dec 2016

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Tajikistan

2.40

May 2017

2.40

Apr 2017

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Turkey

11.30

May 2017

11.30

Apr 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Ukraine

10.10

Mar 2017

9.70

Dec 2016

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Morocco

9.30

Jun 2017

10.70

Mar 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Oman

17.52

2016

17.25

2015

16.80

1995

19.53

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

27.70

Jun 2017

27.70

Mar 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Tunisia

15.30

May 2017

15.30

Feb 2017

14.80

May 2014

18.90

Nov 2011

%

quarterly

May 2011 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Egypt

12.00

Mar 2017

12.40

Dec 2016

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Kuwait

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Ivory Coast

9.32

2016

9.34

2015

8.99

1991

9.40

2012

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

7.70

Jun 2017

7.70

May 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kenya

11.00

2016

11.29

2015

8.10

1999

12.18

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.50

Mar 2017

12.30

Dec 2016

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Botswana

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Real GDP Growth

0.8

Mar 2017

4.2

Dec 2016

-10.4

Sep 2009

19.8

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

9.6

Mar 2017

20.5

Dec 2016

-14.3

Dec 2000

44.7

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
GDP per Capita

7,013.67

2016

6,591.15

2015

76.67

1965

7,583.23

2011

USD

yearly

1964 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

26.8

Mar 2017

31.5

Dec 2016

-44.0

Sep 2006

90.3

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Gross Savings Rate

32.0

Mar 2017

33.4

Dec 2016

19.9

Dec 2015

49.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

18.0

Mar 2017

17.6

Dec 2016

16.1

Sep 2006

33.5

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

50.0

Mar 2017

49.0

Dec 2016

28.3

Dec 1999

58.1

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-0.6

2017

-4.7

2016

-12.4

2010

12.6

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2017
National Government Debt

2,575.7

2017

2,361.0

2016

452.2

2003

3,163.2

2012

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Government Debt: % of GDP

15.8

2017

16.7

2016

6.2

2007

20.5

2011

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Population

2.3

2016

2.2

2015

0.4

1950

2.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Monthly Earnings

554

Dec 2016

534

Sep 2016

453

Mar 2009

726

Jun 2011

USD

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

77.5

2016

77.4

2015

73.5

1990

77.5

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

4,172.6

Mar 2017

4,088.0

Dec 2016

1,027.4

Mar 1994

4,302.2

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

1,112.82

2003

690.95

1994

690.95

1994

1,112.82

2003

USD

yearly

1994 - 2003

Updated on 2014
Household Income per Capita

1,564.72

2003

1,035.90

1994

1,035.90

1994

1,564.72

2003

USD

yearly

1994 - 2003

Updated on 2014
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.4

Jul 2017

3.5

Jun 2017

2.6

Aug 2016

18.8

May 1981

%

monthly

Jun 1975 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

12.5

2015

18.9

2014

12.5

2015

22.8

2010

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

8.3

Dec 2016

19.8

Sep 2016

-16.6

Dec 2008

29.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Current Account Balance

338.8

Dec 2016

820.4

Sep 2016

-419.7

Dec 2008

820.4

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

155.7

Dec 2016

149.8

Sep 2016

-54.7

Jun 2006

155.7

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Domestic Credit

2,389.9

Apr 2017

2,683.1

Mar 2017

-2,652.4

Apr 2008

2,683.1

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2004 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Electricity Production

237

Mar 2017

216

Feb 2017

11

Aug 2012

321

Jun 2014

GWh

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Equity Market Index

9,026.6

Jul 2017

9,244.2

Jun 2017

2,222.7

Jun 2003

10,936.4

Jul 2015

19Jun1989=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

10.251

Jul 2017

10.208

Jun 2017

0.667

Jul 1974

11.552

Jan 2016

BWP/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

10.1

2017

11.5

2016

3.1

2009

13.9

2013

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

2.6

2015

2.6

2014

0.0

2006

3.0

2013

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

380.5

2015

417.0

2014

0.0

2006

446.0

2013

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.7

Dec 2016

0.0

Sep 2016

-0.4

Mar 2016

12.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

27.6

Dec 2016

1.6

Sep 2016

-14.9

Mar 2016

516.6

Jun 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Liquid Assets Ratio

13.3

Apr 2017

14.7

Mar 2017

10.7

Jan 2015

50.5

Jul 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
External Debt

1,647.1

2017

1,619.3

2016

313.8

2009

2,042.3

2012

USD mn

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

18.2

2016

19.6

2015

10.3

2003

19.6

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt

2,944.0

Apr 2017

2,986.1

Mar 2017

633.2

Dec 2002

2,986.1

Mar 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

5.50

Jun 2017

5.50

May 2017

3.56

May 2015

11.97

Apr 2006

% pa

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
M2 Growth

1.6

Mar/2017

5.2

Feb/2017

-6.7

Nov/2009

71.5

Feb/2007

%

monthly

Jan/2002 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

27.3

2016

34.3

2015

25.4

2003

48.7

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

8,100

2016

7,500

2015

3,600

2006

8,100

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

8.0

2016

1.4

2015

-14.3

2010

44.4

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

5.8

Mar 2017

4.9

Dec 2016

0.5

Jun 2003

5.8

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

7,630.0

May 2017

7,481.0

Apr 2017

3,628.0

Mar 1992

10,345.9

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

17.0

Mar 2017

17.6

Feb 2017

7.6

Jul 2012

33.5

Jan 2007

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Policy Rate

5.50

Jul 2017

5.50

Jun 2017

5.50

Jul 2017

15.50

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1976 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

3.89

Dec 2016

29.31

Sep 2016

-29.50

Jun 2008

29.31

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

100.3

May 2017

100.8

Apr 2017

91.7

Dec 2007

102.2

Jan 2015

Sep2016=100

monthly

Dec 2006 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Jul 2017

5.0

Jun 2017

5.0

Jul 2017

10.0

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Feb 2006 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

1.31

Jun 2017

1.31

May 2017

0.00

Nov 2011

14.01

Feb 2003

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports Growth

-38.9

May 2017

-52.9

Apr 2017

-65.6

Aug 2009

512.6

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports

518.0

May 2017

362.2

Apr 2017

93.0

Oct 2005

943.9

Sep 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports Growth

-9.9

May 2017

-21.7

Apr 2017

-34.0

Mar 2017

82.2

Jul 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports

408.8

May 2017

492.3

Apr 2017

201.4

Jan 2006

1,062.5

Jul 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-2.9

2015

10.1

2014

-89.3

2008

1,030.5

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

950

2015

978

2014

59

2008

978

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

1,528,000

2015

1,966,000

2014

512,000

1996

2,101,000

2008

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-22.3

2015

27.3

2014

-22.3

2015

31.0

2000

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

109.2

May 2017

-130.1

Apr 2017

-865.0

Jul 2012

370.5

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

10.50

Mar 2017

25.51

Dec 2016

-10.20

Dec 2000

50.71

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Sep 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Gross National Product

14,954.63

2016

14,128.07

2015

34.21

1960

15,913.67

2014

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1,281.40

Mar 2017

1,301.37

Dec 2016

267.42

Mar 1997

1,331.58

Mar 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

2,087.79

Mar 2017

2,002.36

Dec 2016

371.37

Mar 1997

2,087.79

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

751.28

Mar 2017

719.65

Dec 2016

256.41

Mar 2002

836.67

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bank Lending Rate

7.00

May 2017

7.00

Apr 2017

7.00

May 2017

17.00

Nov 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Money Supply M2

6,669.77

Apr 2017

6,611.43

Mar 2017

1,369.19

Jan 2002

6,906.41

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Money Supply M1

1,490.36

Apr 2017

1,451.26

Mar 2017

279.72

Dec 2000

1,836.02

Aug 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2000 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Employed Persons

621,998.00

2009

315,791.00

2008

116,800.00

1985

621,998.00

2009

Person

yearly

1985 - 2009

Updated on 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

4.02

May 2017

3.83

Apr 2017

0.73

Dec 2015

25.11

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

43.24

Mar 2017

46.10

Dec 2016

43.24

Mar 2017

126.76

Dec 1998

%

quarterly

Jun 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Deposits

5,841.12

Apr 2017

5,808.42

Mar 2017

1,597.38

Dec 2002

6,487.02

Jun 2011

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Non-Performing Loans

282.04

Mar 2017

233.47

Dec 2016

1.16

Mar 2001

282.04

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Tax Revenue

3,288.22

2016

4,257.92

2015

50.84

1973

5,633.05

2014

USD mn

yearly

1973 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

0.87

2022

0.64

2021

-0.65

2009

2.50

2014

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

4.65

2022

4.75

2021

2.81

2016

16.50

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

14.95

2022

17.17

2021

2.42

1998

25.31

2014

BWP bn

yearly

1998 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

84.78

2022

76.50

2021

12.72

2001

84.78

2022

BWP bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

77.80

2022

73.16

2021

0.29

1980

77.80

2022

BWP bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

4.06

2022

4.10

2021

-7.65

2009

23.42

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

9,065.60

2022

8,667.26

2021

968.95

1985

9,065.60

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

23,030.17

2022

21,937.03

2021

1,825.05

1980

23,030.17

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

2.31

2022

2.29

2021

0.98

1980

2.31

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.34

2022

2.73

2021

-32.22

2009

34.42

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

4,600.00

Dec 2016

1,900.00

Jun 2016

1,500.00

Jun 2012

5,100.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

3,500.00

Dec 2016

18,300.00

Jun 2016

1,300.00

Dec 2006

18,300.00

Jun 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

391.69

2015

363.78

2014

164.16

2005

391.69

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

9,413.65

2015

9,006.16

2014

4,243.37

2003

18,838.12

2000

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

180,908.36

2015

201,463.36

2014

88,754.43

2001

231,868.02

2003

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

2,173.33

2016

2,443.92

2015

1,126.48

2001

38,640.80

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Imports: Television

12,582.97

2016

13,582.29

2015

3,907.39

2001

16,870.56

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

160,490.00

2015

169,236.00

2014

400.00

1960

174,165.00

2013

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,475,327.00

2015

3,410,507.00

2014

0.00

1997

3,475,327.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Teledensity: Fixed Line

7.80

2015

8.30

2014

0.08

1960

8.62

2013

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Teledensity: Mobile

169.00

2015

167.30

2014

0.00

1997

169.00

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
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
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
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

10,787.51

2016

13,453.11

2015

2,935.94

1996

13,453.11

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

2,509,470.00

2015

2,289,748.00

2014

1,232,052.00

2011

2,509,470.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

36.52

2016

26.45

2015

12.98

1998

335.39

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gold Production

884.00

2014

1,206.00

2013

1.00

1998

3,300.00

2008

kg

yearly

1990 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Silver Production

30.00

2014

22.60

2013

0.00

2011

30.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2016