Facts and stats about Botswana

2.13 million

Population. Ranked 144th in 2013.


GDP per capita. Ranked 71st in 2012.


Namibia 1,360 km, South Africa 1,840 km, Zimbabwe 813 km
Largest city Gaborone - 138,000
Capital city Gaborone - 138,000
Major language English (official), Setswana
Major religion Christianity, indigenous beliefs
Monetary unit pula
Alternative names Republic of Botswana, Botswana
Groups Christian countries, Former British colonies, Hot countries, Landlocked countries, Sparsely populated countries, Sub-Saharan Africa, Tourist destinations, World

Interesting observations about Botswana


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Posted on 27 May 2009