Botswana

Summary

Official Language
Form of Government
Dominant-party system
Parliamentary republic
Capital
Currency Used
Area
600,370 km² (231804 mi²)
Contained by
Population
GDP (nominal)
5,179,680,522 (1997, US$)
14904834649.0 (2010, US$)
3,083,647,482 (1989, US$)
GDP (nominal per capita)
15,800 (2008, US$)
 

Country

Internet TLD
bw
Languages spoken
National anthem
Fatshe leno la rona
Calling Code
267
ISO Short Name
BOTSWANA
FIPS Code
BC
Administrative Divisions
 

Countries

Continent
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
 

Taxonomy Subject

entry
Library of Congress Classification (DT, 2,421, 2,525)
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Botswanan
 

Sport Country

Athletes
Athletic performances
Multi-event tournaments participated in
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Dated location

Date founded
1966-09-30
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Location

Adjoins
Time zone(s)
People born here
Geolocation
25.1557382353 × -22.991
Contains
Adjectival form
Batswana
Motswana
 

Statistical region

Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
2.518 (2006)
2.559 (2007)
3.126 (2004)
Fertility rate
6.649 (1962)
6.666 (1963)
6.615 (1960)
GDP growth rate
6.343 (1961)
6.667 (1962)
5.921 (1963)
Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1975)
0 (1960)
0 (1965)
Life expectancy
53.842 (1998)
52.159 (1999)
50.765 (2000)
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

Administrative Area

Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
Administrative children
Short name
bw
 

Flag referent

Flag
Flag of Botswana (1966-09-30)
 

Organization scope

Organizations with this scope
Botswana Agricultural Marketing Board Workers' Union
Botswana Alliance Movement
Botswana Beverages & Allied Workers' Union
 

Olympic participating country

Athletes
Athletic performances
IOC Code
BOT
Olympics participated in
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