General Information for Botswana Botswana Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Botswana ?Gaborone
What is the total area of Botswana ? (km2)581.730
What is the population in Botswana ? (2020)2.351.627
What is the median age in Botswana ?24
What is the iso country code for Botswana ? (2lt)BW
What is the iso country code for Botswana ? (3lt)BWA
What continent is Botswana in ?Africa
What currency is used in Botswana ?Botswana Pula
What is the currency code for Botswana ?BWP
What is the tel code for Botswana ?+267
What language use in Botswana ?English
What is the language code for English ?EN
What is the internet TLD code for Botswana ?.bw
Where is the highest place in Botswana ?Otse Hill (1491 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Botswana ?Confluence of Limpopo River and Shashe River (513 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Botswana

World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)37,518
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)31,267
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)44,694
World map icon Labor force, total1.107.240
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)48,3625
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)72,558
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)78,841
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)84,3723
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)66,52
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)74,944
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)80,472
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)69,515
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)45,567
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)48,476
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)42,63
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)59,211
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)48,28
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)72,737
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)137.783.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)10.351.900
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)148.135.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)7.767.170
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)9,52
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)5
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)13
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)16
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)102
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)25,1
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)21,5
World map icon Tax payments (number)34
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)3,6
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)0
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)120
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)9
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)9
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)9
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)48
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)48
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)48
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)0,6
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)0,6
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)4
World map icon Time required to register property (days)27
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)660
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)5
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)1,7
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)3,3
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)3,5
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)63.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)63.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)36.638.400
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)35.823.400
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)667.356
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)37.368.800
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)7
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)6
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)66,6
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)98,1
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)18
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)5
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)179,2
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)316,5
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)77
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)0
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)54,4
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)7
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)87
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)7
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)66,1978
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)814.991
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)18,192
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)15,034
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)21,789
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)49.898.700
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)48.918.600
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)49.898.700
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)72.258.800
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)980.070
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)4.440.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)4.440.000
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)133.343.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)125.576.000
World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)18,07
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)24,881
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)9,642
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)40.667
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,921
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,453
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)4,5
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)72,16
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)74,335
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)69,468
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)25,125
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)22,555
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)28,304
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)59,358
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)66,988
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)52,026
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)27,84
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)25,665
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)30,532
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,715
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,11
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,227
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)28,471
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)33,319
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)23,577
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)22,719
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)26,839
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,621
World map icon Stocks traded, turnover ratio of domestic shares (%)4,4814
World map icon S&P Global Equity Indices (annual % change)-7,28374
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)0,27315
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)50.097.100
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)1,42269
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)260.928.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)0,236918
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)-43.451.900
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)5,8


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