Indicators of economy in Botswana

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2019 was at about 11.181 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Botswana reached 7.961 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 7.650 US Dollar per capita. Botswana is one of the smaller economies and is currently ranked 116.

Inflation in Botswana was in 2019 at around 2.77%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

Compared to Germany, the prices for convenience goods are approximately 40.50% lower.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 61 and is compared to other countries moderate.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2020

Unemployment rates Botswana

Economic performance 2019

 Botswana
Total
Botswana
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP18.34 bn USD7,961.33 USD15,626.45 tn USD30,381.17 USD
Gross national product17.63 bn USD7,652.74 USD16,026.52 tn USD31,158.99 USD


Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2019


GDP Botswana
Debt budget development
Development of inflation
Corruption in Botswana
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2018

 Botswana
Total
Botswana
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports7.34 bn USD3,186.68 USD8,590.51 bn USD16,701.80 USD
Imports7.31 bn USD3,174.09 USD8,032.20 bn USD15,616.32 USD


Development of imports and exports in million US dollars 1979 - 2018


Exports
Imports