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General information

 BotswanaUnited States
Region:Southern AfricaNorth America
Area:581,730 km²9,831,510 km²
Official language:EnglishEnglish
Government form:Parliamentary republicFederal presidential republic
Independent since:1966 n.Chr.1776 n.Chr.
Capital:GaboroneWashington, D.C.

Population

 BotswanaUnited States
Population:2,352,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:4.033.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 66 yearsØ 76 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 72 yearsØ 81 years
Average age:Ø 22.5 yearsØ 37.4 years
Birthrate:24.23 ‰11.40 ‰
Deathrate:5.71 ‰8.70 ‰
Migrationrate:2.85 ‰3.03 ‰

Quality of life

Values from 0 (bad) to 100 (very good)
Visit also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life (in german only)

 BotswanaUnited States
Political stability:8074
Civil rights:6483
Health:4074
Climate:8764
Cost of Living:8116
Popularity:5172

Economy

 BotswanaUnited States
Currency: Pula
(1 BWP = 100 Thebe)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:17.7 %8.3 %
Inflation rate:1.89 %1.23 %
Cost of Living:49.54 %110.53 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:25.10 %36.60 %
Average income:6,640 US$65,910 US$
Corruption index:60 (moderate)67 (moderate)


 BWA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:15,782 M US$6.71 M US$20,936,600 M US$63.54 M US$
Gross national product:15,616 M US$6.64 M US$21,640,511 M US$65.68 M US$
Exported goods:6,162 M US$2.62 M US$2,127,248 M US$6.46 M US$
Imported goods:7,437 M US$3.16 M US$2,808,955 M US$8.53 M US$

Infrastructure

 BWA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Roadways:31,747 km13.50 km6,586,610 km19.99 km
Railways:888 km0.38 km293,564 km0.89 km
Airports:740.03113,5130.041

Energy balance

 BWA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Energy consumption:3.64 bn kWh1.55 m kWh3,902.00 bn kWh11.84 m kWh
Energy production:2.53 bn kWh1.07 m kWh4,095.00 bn kWh12.43 m kWh
Energy export:0.00 kWh0.00 kWh9.70 bn kWh29,424.79 kWh
Energy imports:1.67 bn kWh711,422.95 kWh72.72 bn kWh220,708.66 kWh
CO2 emissions:8.21 m t3,491.20 t4.98 bn t15,118.48 t

Telecommunication

 BotswanaUnited States
International dialing:+267+1
Internet domain:.bw.us

 BWA
total
BWA
per 1000
inh.
USA
total
USA
per 1000
inh.
Landlines:141,07760107,281,000326
Mobile phones:4,004,0901703404,577,0001228
Internet server:1,8061505,000,0001533
Internet users:1,082,738460286,441,830869

Healthcare system

 BotswanaUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:1.802.90
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.372.59
Diabetes:5.8 %10.8 %
HIV:8.23 %0.22 %
Tuberculosis:2.5 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:82.0 %79.0 %
Smokers:23.7 %25.1 %

Climate

Detailed info for: Botswana and United States

 BotswanaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:28.9 °C18.8 °C
Nighttime temperatures:13.1 °C7.3 °C
Rel. humidity:49 %67 %
Rain days:3.77.1
Sunshine hours per day:9.37.2

Native languages

 BotswanaUnited States
English:2.1 %82.1 %
Tswana:78.2 %n/a
Spanish:n/a10.7 %
Kalanga:7.9 %n/a
San:3.5 %n/a
Sekgalagadi:2.8 %n/a
Khoekhoe:2.5 %n/a
Ndebele:1.3 %n/a
Chinese:n/a0.9 %
French:n/a0.7 %
Italian:n/a0.6 %
German:n/a0.6 %
Tagalog:n/a0.4 %
Korean:n/a0.3 %
Polish:n/a0.3 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
other:1.7 %2.6 %

Religions

 BotswanaUnited States
Christianity:71.6 %78.5 %
nondenominational:20.6 %n/a
Badimo:6.0 %n/a
Jewry:n/a1.8 %
Sikhism:n/a1.6 %
Islam:n/a1.1 %
Hinduism:n/a1.0 %
Buddhism:n/a0.7 %
other:1.8 %15.3 %