Botswana Country Data

CountryBotswana
Country CodeBWA
Urban population percentage of total (2012)62.25
Urban population (2012)1,247,486
Land area (sq. km, 2011)566,730
Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$, 2012)$292,521,951
Personal remittances, received (current US$, 2012)$18,151,357
Market capitalization of listed companies (% of GDP, 2012)31.63
Total reserves (includes gold, current US$, 2012)$7,627,972,598
Inflation, consumer prices (annual %, 2012)7.54
Deposit interest rate (%, 2012)3.61
Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations, 2013)56
Time required to start a business (days, 2013)60
Start-up procedures to register a business (number, 2013)9
Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours, 2013)152
Tax payments (number, 2013)34
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits, 2013)25.4
Mobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people, 2012)150.09
Fixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people, 2012)0.78
Internet users (per 100 people, 2012)11.50
Logistics performance index: Overall (1=low to 5=high, 2012)2.84
GDP (current US$, 2012)$14,504,339,386
GDP growth (annual %, 2012)4.18
GDP per capita (current US$, 2012)7,238
Labor force (2012)1,018,258
Life expectancy at birth, total (years, 2011)46.67
Population ages 0-14 (% of total, 2012)33.75
Population ages 65 and above (% of total, 2012)3.57
Population ages 15-64 (% of total, 2012)62.68
Population growth (annual %, 2012)0.86
Population (Total, 2012)2,003,910