About Our Country
Country Size Botswana covers an area of 581,730km2 square kilometres. Population 2, 292, 000 as per the last census (2011). Capital City Gaborone Head of State His Excellency, Dr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi (5th President)
· Botswana, country in the centre of Southern Africa. The territory is roughly triangular—approximately 600 miles (965 km) from north to south and 600 miles from east to west—with its eastern side protruding into a sharp point. Its eastern and southern borders are
A landlocked country in the centre of Southern Africa, Botswana is bordered by Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe and South Africa. Although most of the country is covered by deep Kalahari sand, there are rocky hills to the south-east. A large inland river delta in the
Botswana Country Overview
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Botswana: country data and statistics
Botswana in numbers: demographics, economy, energy, climate and more data and comparisons with other countries. Geography Botswana is a landlocked country in the central area of South Africa. The land has a total area of 581,730 km² (224,607 mi²).
Botswana Coal production is set to increase in Botswana, but exports remain limited and mainly involve trade with neighbouring countries. Regarding electrification rates, the country has recently made good progress through a large push for mini-grid and off-grid
Botswana – Market Overview
Botswana offers a stable political, fiscal, and macroeconomic environment. Botswana’s GDP per capita of $7,595 (Pula 82,110) according to World Bank 2017 data, makes it an Upper Middle-Income Country according to World Bank standards. GDP for 2017 was
Politics of Botswana
Botswana Democratic Party has won a majority in every parliamentary election since independence. The presidents of Botswana have also always represented the party.  Judicial branch The highest court of Botswana is the Court of Appeal, which is constituted under section 99 of these Constitution and consists of a President and such number of Justices of Appeal as may be prescribed by
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COVID-19 in Botswana
Key Information for Travelers to Botswana Travelers should avoid all travel to Botswana. Because of the current situation in Botswana even fully vaccinated travelers may be at risk for getting and spreading COVID-19 variants and should avoid all travel to Botswana.
In addition, Botswana has, for the past 12 years, maintained an oral polio vaccine III coverage which allowed the country to eradicate poliomylitis this year, 3 years prior to the established target.
Atlas of Botswana
· Botswana Official name Republic of Botswana Status Independent country since 1966 Location Southern Africa Capital Gaborone Population 2,374,698 inhabitants Area 581,730 km² Major languages English (official), SeTswana (national and official) Christianity
Botswana Country Profile
Country Overview CDC’s partnership with the Government of Botswana dates to 1995 when the agency began public health research into methods for strengthening tuberculosis (TB) prevention and control. Then, in 2000, this partnership expanded to include HIV
25 Interesting facts about Botswana
Botswana is a country located in the southern part of the African continent. For the most part, Botswana has a flat landscape and is about 80% covered by the Kalahari desert. Mostly unknown to tourists visiting Africa, but nonetheless Botswana has a lot to offer its
Botswana Government Bonds
· The Botswana 10Y Government Bond has an estimated 5.751% yield. A positive spread (marked by a red circle) means that the 10Y Bond Yield is higher than the corresponding foreign bond. Clicking on the “Full Country Comparison” link, you can perform a full check of available data and see the differences between the countries.
· Botswana’s president tweeted the amended law which reads: “Each Motswana will be eligible for allocation of one residential plot at an area of their choice within the country…