Botswana

Summary

Capital
Currency Used
Official Language
Form of Government
Dominant-party system
Parliamentary republic
Contained by
Area
600,370 km² (231804 mi²)
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

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

Olympic participating country

IOC Code
BOT
Olympics participated in
Athletes
Athletic performances
 

Literature Subject

Works Written About This Topic
 

Dated location

Date founded
1966-09-30
 

Bibs Location

Type
Country
Is clear
yes
 

Uncommon Topic

Exceptions
 

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
 

Organization member

Member of
 

Sport Country

Athletes
Athletic performances
Multi-event tournaments participated in
 

Linguistic hint

Adjectival form
Botswanan
 

Administrative Area

Administrative children
Short name
bw
Adjectival form
of
Administrative parent
 

Location

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

Fictional Setting

Fictional Characters Born Here
 

Sports Team Location

Teams
 

Governmental Jurisdiction

Government bodies
Governing officials
 

Countries

Continent
 

Taxonomy Subject

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

Statistical region

Internet users as percentage of population
0 (1975)
0 (1960)
0 (1965)
Life expectancy
53.842 (1998)
52.159 (1999)
50.765 (2000)
Fertility rate
6.615 (1960)
6.632 (1961)
6.649 (1962)
Military expenditure as percentage of GDP
3.126 (2004)
2.925 (2005)
2.518 (2006)
GDP growth rate
6.343 (1961)
6.667 (1962)
5.921 (1963)
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