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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 AD1776 AD
Capital:GaboroneWashington, D.C.

Population

 BotswanaUnited States
Population:2,352,000329,484,000
Inhabitants/km²:4.033.5
Life expectancy males:Ø 67 yearsØ 75 years
Life expectancy females:Ø 73 yearsØ 80 years
Average age:Ø 25.7 yearsØ 38.5 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)
See also: Explanations and country ranking on quality of life

 BotswanaUnited States
Political stability:6163
Civil rights:6381
Health:4171
Climate:8466
Cost of Living:5738
Popularity:5167

Economy

 BotswanaUnited States
Currency: Pula
(1 BWP = 100 Thebe)
US Dollar
(1 USD =100 Cents)
Unemployment rate:24.7 %5.5 %
Inflation rate:7.24 %4.70 %
Cost of Living:
(USA = 100%)
47.40 %100.00 %
Commercial taxes and contributions:25.10 %36.60 %
Average income:6,640 US$64,140 US$
Corruption index:55 (moderate)67 (moderate)


 BWA:
total
per 1000
inh.
USA:
total
per 1000
inh.
Gross domestic product:15,062 M US$6.40 M US$20,953,030 M US$63.59 M US$
Gross national product:15,612 M US$6.64 M US$21,261,523 M US$64.53 M US$
Exported goods:4,687 M US$1.99 M US$2,134,445 M US$6.48 M US$
Imported goods:7,349 M US$3.13 M US$2,811,124 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:139,93160103,052,000313
Mobile cellulars:3,819,0191624442,457,0001343
Internet server:1,8061505,000,0001533
Internet users:1,434,491610294,658,590894
Broadband Internet:259,525110121,176,000368

Healthcare system

 BotswanaUnited States
Hospital beds per 1000 pop.:1.802.87
Physicians per 1000 inh.:0.372.59
Diabetes:5.8 %10.8 %
HIV:7.51 %0.20 %
Tuberculosis:2.4 %0.0 %
Tuberculosis cure rate:72.0 %75.0 %
Smokers:19.8 %23.4 %

Climate

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 BotswanaUnited States
Daytime temperatures:28.6 °C18.7 °C
Nighttime temperatures:12.9 °C7.2 °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 %
Vietnamese:n/a0.2 %
Japanese:n/a0.2 %
Portuguese:n/a0.2 %
Russian:n/a0.2 %
Eskimo:n/a0.0 %
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 %