Botswana GDP Growth Rate 1961-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
Annual percentage growth rate of GDP at market prices based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2010 U.S. dollars. GDP is the sum of gross value added by all resident producers in the economy plus any product taxes and minus any subsidies not included in the value of the products. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or for depletion and degradation of natural resources.
  • Botswana gdp growth rate for 2018 was 4.45%, a 1.55% increase from 2017.
  • Botswana gdp growth rate for 2017 was 2.91%, a 1.4% decline from 2016.
  • Botswana gdp growth rate for 2016 was 4.30%, a 6% increase from 2015.
  • Botswana gdp growth rate for 2015 was -1.70%, a 5.85% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name GDP Growth (%)
Libya 7.95%
Dominican Republic 6.98%
Maldives 6.89%
China 6.57%
Turkmenistan 6.20%
Nauru 5.70%
Armenia 5.20%
Montenegro 5.08%
Malaysia 4.74%
Botswana 4.45%
Serbia 4.39%
Grenada 4.18%
Albania 4.15%
Thailand 4.13%
Guyana 4.10%
Kazakhstan 4.10%
Peru 3.98%
Romania 3.95%
Mauritius 3.77%
Paraguay 3.68%
Marshall Islands 3.62%
Bosnia 3.62%
Fiji 3.53%
Belarus 3.15%
Guatemala 3.15%
Bulgaria 3.08%
Belize 3.04%
Turkey 2.83%
North Macedonia 2.66%
Costa Rica 2.63%
Colombia 2.57%
Tuvalu 2.50%
Dominica 2.26%
Russia 2.25%
Cuba 2.25%
American Samoa 2.18%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2.16%
Mexico 2.14%
Jamaica 1.94%
Jordan 1.94%
Suriname 1.90%
Azerbaijan 1.41%
Algeria 1.40%
Ecuador 1.38%
Brazil 1.32%
St. Lucia 0.86%
Gabon 0.84%
South Africa 0.79%
Tonga 0.30%
Lebanon 0.20%
Namibia -0.55%
Iraq -0.56%
Samoa -2.17%
Equatorial Guinea -6.36%
Botswana GDP Growth Rate - Historical Data
Year GDP Growth (%) Annual Change
2018 4.45% 1.55%
2017 2.91% -1.40%
2016 4.30% 6.00%
2015 -1.70% -5.85%
2014 4.15% -7.19%
2013 11.34% 6.89%
2012 4.46% -1.59%
2011 6.05% -2.52%
2010 8.56% 16.22%
2009 -7.65% -13.90%
2008 6.25% -2.03%
2007 8.28% -0.09%
2006 8.36% 3.81%
2005 4.56% 1.85%
2004 2.71% -1.92%
2003 4.63% -1.44%
2002 6.07% 5.82%
2001 0.25% -1.74%
2000 1.99% -7.68%
1999 9.67% 9.22%
1998 0.44% -7.88%
1997 8.33% 2.50%
1996 5.83% -1.20%
1995 7.03% 3.40%
1994 3.63% 1.71%
1993 1.92% -1.00%
1992 2.92% -4.54%
1991 7.46% 0.69%
1990 6.77% -6.29%
1989 13.06% -6.39%
1988 19.45% 7.57%
1987 11.88% 3.71%
1986 8.17% 1.05%
1985 7.13% -1.42%
1984 8.55% -4.60%
1983 13.15% 0.98%
1982 12.17% 3.10%
1981 9.06% -2.92%
1980 11.99% -0.16%
1979 12.15% -2.18%
1978 14.33% 2.32%
1977 12.01% 1.36%
1976 10.65% 2.20%
1975 8.45% -0.35%
1974 8.80% -12.51%
1973 21.30% -5.06%
1972 26.36% 0.54%
1971 25.82% 8.70%
1970 17.12% 2.00%
1969 15.12% 4.56%
1968 10.57% 4.64%
1967 5.92% -0.42%
1966 6.34% 0.53%
1965 5.81% -1.02%
1964 6.83% 0.91%
1963 5.92% -0.75%
1962 6.67% 0.32%
1961 6.34% 0.32%