Botswana (Republic of Botswana) , BW

Botswana: Independent country in Southern Africa

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Geography

Republic of Botswana is located at 22°0'0"S 24°0'0"E (-22.0000000, 24.0000000). It has 4 neighbors: Zimbabwe, Zambia, South Africa and Namibia.

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Coat of arms of Botswana

The largest city of Republic of Botswana is Gaborone with a population of 208,411. Other cities include, Francistown population 89,979, Selebi-Phikwe population 53,727, Serowe population 47,419 and Mogoditshane population 43,394. See all Republic of Botswana cities & populated places.

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Republic of Botswana Quick Facts

Population : 2,291,661
Country : Botswana
Different from : Bophuthatswana
Head of government : Prime Minister of Botswana, President of Botswana
Plate code : BW
Area : 581737 km2
Official name : Lefatshe la Botswana, la République du Botswana, Botswana, Botswana
Water as percent of area : 2.5%
Land as percent of area : 97.5%
Continent : Africa
Easternmost point : Point(29.3733 -22.19552)
Northernmost point : Point(25.17 -17.78)
Legislative body : National Assembly of Botswana
Named for : Tswana people
Official language : English
Capital : Gaborone
Establishment : January 01, 1966 (55 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC+02:00, Central Africa Time
Local time : 09:44:35 (1st August 2021)

    Mokgweetsi Masisi ,

Republic of Botswana has 4 neighbours.

  • Kgatleng District
  • Kweneng District
  • Ghanzi District
  • North-East District
  • South-East District
  • Southern District
  • Central District
  • Kgalagadi District
  • North-West District

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1960 524,173 - demographic balance
1961 536,728 2.34% demographic balance
1962 550,152 2.44% demographic balance
1963 564,484 2.54% demographic balance
1964 579,729 2.63% demographic balance
1965 595,904 2.71% demographic balance
1966 613,097 2.8% demographic balance
1967 631,398 2.9% demographic balance
1968 650,835 2.99% demographic balance
1969 671,416 3.07% demographic balance
1970 693,176 3.14% demographic balance
1971 716,052 3.19% demographic balance
1972 740,118 3.25% demographic balance
1973 765,685 3.34% demographic balance
1974 793,164 3.46% demographic balance
1975 822,806 3.6% demographic balance
1976 854,746 3.74% demographic balance
1977 888,776 3.83% demographic balance
1978 924,373 3.85% demographic balance
1979 960,807 3.79% demographic balance
1980 997,534 3.68% demographic balance
1981 1,034,324 3.56% demographic balance
1982 1,071,254 3.45% demographic balance
1983 1,108,461 3.36% demographic balance
1984 1,146,205 3.29% demographic balance
1985 1,184,657 3.25% demographic balance
1986 1,223,738 3.19% demographic balance
1987 1,263,269 3.13% demographic balance
1988 1,303,192 3.06% demographic balance
1989 1,343,440 3% demographic balance
1990 1,383,912 2.92% demographic balance
1991 1,424,513 2.85% demographic balance
1992 1,465,072 2.77% demographic balance
1993 1,505,303 2.67% demographic balance
1994 1,544,865 2.56% demographic balance
1995 1,583,453 2.44% demographic balance
1996 1,620,989 2.32% demographic balance
1997 1,657,349 2.19% demographic balance
1998 1,692,148 2.06% demographic balance
1999 1,724,924 1.9% demographic balance
2000 1,755,375 1.73% demographic balance
2001 1,783,349 1.57% demographic balance
2002 1,808,976 1.42% demographic balance
2003 1,832,602 1.29% demographic balance
2004 1,854,739 1.19% demographic balance
2005 1,875,805 1.12% demographic balance
2006 1,895,944 1.06% demographic balance
2007 1,915,187 1% demographic balance
2008 1,933,719 0.96% demographic balance
2009 1,951,715 0.92% demographic balance
2010 1,969,341 0.9% demographic balance
2011 1,986,701 0.87% demographic balance
2012 2,003,910 0.86% demographic balance
2013 2,021,144 0.85% demographic balance
2014 2,088,614 3.23% (Worldbank)
2015 2,120,716 1.51% (Worldbank)
2016 2,159,944 1.82% (Worldbank)
2017 2,291,661 5.75% demographic balance
2018 2,254,126 -1.67% (Worldbank)
2019 2,303,697 2.15% (Worldbank)

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