Botswana Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2021

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 74.11%, a 5.4% decline from 2018.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 79.51%, a 3.91% increase from 2017.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 75.60%, a 21.16% decline from 2016.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2016 was 96.76%, a 9.17% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
Maldives 146.99%
North Macedonia 138.83%
Belarus 133.35%
Bulgaria 125.17%
Malaysia 123.00%
Libya 117.47%
Belize 115.71%
Serbia 112.08%
Thailand 110.39%
Grenada 110.20%
Dominica 108.72%
Montenegro 108.51%
Equatorial Guinea 107.38%
Nauru 99.21%
Lebanon 96.04%
Armenia 95.74%
Bosnia 95.26%
Mauritius 92.17%
Jamaica 89.03%
Samoa 88.86%
Tonga 87.61%
Jordan 86.34%
Azerbaijan 86.04%
Romania 84.56%
Namibia 83.48%
Mexico 77.92%
Iraq 77.35%
Albania 76.89%
Botswana 74.11%
Gabon 72.25%
Paraguay 69.16%
Costa Rica 66.02%
Kazakhstan 63.90%
Turkey 62.68%
South Africa 59.20%
Iran 56.17%
Algeria 52.03%
Dominican Republic 51.01%
Russia 49.07%
Peru 47.12%
Ecuador 46.74%
Guatemala 45.87%
Colombia 37.71%
China 35.68%
Brazil 28.98%
Botswana Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2019 74.11% -5.40%
2018 79.51% 3.91%
2017 75.60% -21.16%
2016 96.76% -9.17%
2015 105.93% -7.95%
2014 113.88% -8.67%
2013 122.55% 11.90%
2012 110.65% 7.11%
2011 103.55% 8.65%
2010 94.90% 8.21%
2009 86.69% -10.03%
2008 96.72% 1.61%
2007 95.10% 8.77%
2006 86.33% -2.17%
2005 88.51% -2.49%
2004 91.00% 5.16%
2003 85.83% -6.00%
2002 91.84% 4.31%
2001 87.53% -4.40%
2000 91.92% -7.00%
1999 98.93% -2.91%
1998 101.84% -6.76%
1997 108.60% 17.65%
1996 90.96% -3.64%
1995 94.60% 6.41%
1994 88.18% 1.97%
1993 86.21% -3.54%
1992 89.75% -9.81%
1991 99.56% -5.29%
1990 104.85% -0.51%
1989 105.36% -9.09%
1988 114.45% -9.12%
1987 123.57% 6.11%
1986 117.46% -0.06%
1985 117.52% -1.25%
1984 118.77% -5.88%
1983 124.65% 0.81%
1982 123.84% 2.60%
1981 121.24% 1.73%
1980 119.50% 0.13%
1979 119.37% -1.21%
1978 120.58% 0.37%
1977 120.21% 3.50%
1976 116.71% 9.32%
1975 107.39% 1.69%
1974 105.70% 4.90%
1973 100.80% 2.88%
1972 97.92% 3.20%
1971 94.71% 9.14%
1970 85.57% 10.23%
1969 75.34% -10.66%
1968 86.00% 10.61%
1967 75.39% -4.83%
1966 80.22% -2.10%
1965 82.32% 4.93%
1964 77.39% 1.05%
1963 76.34% 3.57%
1962 72.77% 3.02%
1961 69.74% 3.82%
1960 65.92% 3.82%