Republic of Botswana

(Botswana)

  • Republic of Botswana
  • Republic of Botswana
  • Republic of Botswana
  • Republic of Botswana
  • Republic of Botswana

System of governmentpresidential republic based on parlamentarism
Country codeBW, BWA
FlagRepublic of Botswana
Capital cityGaborone
CurrencyBotswana pula (BWP)
Predominant religionProtestant Christianity and Natural religion
Former colonizerUnited Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
MembershipUN
WTO
MMF
African Union
Population2 024 904 people
(144. place in the world)
Area600 370 km2
(46. place in the world)
Density3 people per km2
(190. place in the world)
GDP per capita17 024 USD per capita
(75. place in the world)
PeacefulnessGPI Global Peace Index 1,676
(30. place in the world)
CorruptionCPI Corruption Perceptions Index 61
(32. place in the world)
Human developmentHDI Human Development Index 0,717
(100. place in the world)
Economy freedomEFI Economy Freedom Index 69,5
(33. place in the world)
Life expectancy67,6 years
(136. place in the world)
Income iequalityGini coefficient 53,3
(154. place in the world)
CO2 emissions7,913 Mt CO2/year
(112. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per km213 t CO2/km2/year
(158. place in the world)
CO2 emissions per capita3,9 t CO2/per capita/year
(77. place in the world)
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