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Botswana Botswana: 23,459 statistics available

General Information

In the first part you can find a summary of the most important information. Detailled statistics can be found in the second part: Statistics by category
Botswana is a land locked country in Southern Africa.
Population
Botswana has a population of 2,06 million. Botswana has a fertility rate von 2,64 births per women. According to the current population prospects of the United Nations the population of Botswana in the year 2050 will rise to 2,78 million and in the year 2100 to 3,03 million. The life expectency in Botswana is low in the international comparison at 47,4 years.

Geography
With an area of 581.730 sq. km Botswana ranks 46th among all countries in the world. The population density of Botswana is 3,5 people per sq. km (World rank 217). By 2050 the population density will rise to 4,8 people per sq. km. The border of Botswana with its neighbor countries is 4.013 km in total length.

Economy
The gross domestic product in the year 2016 came to 15,27 billion US $ and ranks 118th among the world economies. The gross domestic product per capita is 6.788 US $ and ranks middle ranks in the international comparison. The debt level amounts to 17,4 % of the GDP, therefore Botswana ranks among the countries with a low debt level. Botswana has an unemployment rate of 18,4 %.
Country Status Independent State
UN member since 1966
ISO country code BW
Internet Domain .bw
License plate RB
Source of country borders: Geo Commons
License: Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License

Statistics by category for Botswana

All datasets for Botswana by categories. For each category the number of data sets is displayed in brackets.
3 sample data sets are displayed for each category. To view all data sets for a category click on the category name.
Population and Health (157)
Population, total
Population growth rate (%)
Birth rate, per 1000 people
Energy and Environment (172)
CO2 emissions per capita (metric tons)
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
Natural gas, consumption (cu. meters)
Economy (22,026)
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $)
Gross domestic product real growth rate (%)
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %)
Education and Science (763)
Literacy rate, ages 15 and above, total (%)
Education expenditure, public (% of government expenditure)
Patent applications, residents
Geography and Agriculture (312)
Area (sq. km)
National borders (km)
Coastline (km)
Transport and Communication (29)
Internet users
Mobile phones