Botswana GDP Per Capita 1960-2020

NOTE: All 2020 and later data are UN projections and DO NOT include any impacts of the COVID-19 virus.
GDP per capita is gross domestic product divided by midyear population. 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. Data are in current U.S. dollars.
  • Botswana gdp per capita for 2018 was $8,259, a 4.63% increase from 2017.
  • Botswana gdp per capita for 2017 was $7,893, a 8.96% increase from 2016.
  • Botswana gdp per capita for 2016 was $7,244, a 6.53% increase from 2015.
  • Botswana gdp per capita for 2015 was $6,800, a 12.61% decline from 2014.
Data Source: World Bank

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Botswana GDP Per Capita - Historical Data
Year GDP Per Capita (US $) Annual Growth Rate (%)
2018 $8,259 4.63%
2017 $7,893 8.96%
2016 $7,244 6.53%
2015 $6,800 -12.61%
2014 $7,781 7.69%
2013 $7,225 -8.29%
2012 $7,878 3.42%
2011 $7,617 18.38%
2010 $6,435 22.43%
2009 $5,256 -8.01%
2008 $5,714 -2.04%
2007 $5,833 5.74%
2006 $5,516 -0.07%
2005 $5,520 8.80%
2004 $5,074 17.15%
2003 $4,331 35.74%
2002 $3,191 -2.67%
2001 $3,278 -6.94%
2000 $3,522 3.42%
1999 $3,406 12.03%
1998 $3,040 -6.72%
1997 $3,259 1.16%
1996 $3,222 0.05%
1995 $3,220 8.41%
1994 $2,970 -0.11%
1993 $2,973 -2.22%
1992 $3,041 2.30%
1991 $2,973 0.91%
1990 $2,946 18.88%
1989 $2,478 12.45%
1988 $2,204 29.50%
1987 $1,702 35.75%
1986 $1,254 20.28%
1985 $1,042 -13.36%
1984 $1,203 2.22%
1983 $1,177 11.65%
1982 $1,054 -8.68%
1981 $1,154 -2.32%
1980 $1,182 24.67%
1979 $948 33.64%
1978 $709 25.71%
1977 $564 16.76%
1976 $483 0.85%
1975 $479 11.89%
1974 $428 21.01%
1973 $354 42.84%
1972 $248 26.12%
1971 $196 28.11%
1970 $153 21.16%
1969 $127 14.03%
1968 $111 10.53%
1967 $100 11.59%
1966 $90 10.04%
1965 $82 7.66%
1964 $76 6.82%
1963 $71 4.49%
1962 $68 6.04%
1961 $64 6.09%
1960 $60 6.09%