Botswana

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Republic o Botswana
Lefatshe la Botswana  (Tswana)
Banner o Botswana
Coat o airms o Botswana
Banner Coat o airms
Motto: "Pula" (Tswana)
"Rain"
Anthem: Fatshe leno la rona  (Tswana)
This Laund o Oors
Location o  Botswana  (daurk blue)in the African Union  (licht blue)
Location o  Botswana  (daurk blue)

in the African Union  (licht blue)

Capital
an lairgest ceety
Gaborone
24°39.5′S 25°54.5′E / 24.6583°S 25.9083°E / -24.6583; 25.9083
Offeecial leids Inglis
Ethnic groups
Releegion Christianity
Demonym
Govrenment Pairlamentar republic
• Preses
Ian Khama
Mokgweetsi Masisi
Legislatur Naitional Assembly
Unthirldom frae the Unitit Kinrick
• Established (Constitution)
30 September 1966
Aurie
• Tot
581,730 km2 (224,610 sq mi) (48t)
• Watter (%)
2.6
Population
• 2014 estimate
2,155,784[1] (145t)
• 2011 census
2,038,228 [2]
• Density
3.7/km2 (9.6/sq mi) (231st)
GDP (PPP) 2017 estimate
• Total
$39.054 billion[3]
• Per capita
$17,918[3]
GDP (nominal) 2017 estimate
• Total
$15.564 billion[3]
• Per capita
$7,140[3]
Gini (2013) 60.5[4]
very heich
HDI (2015) Steady 0.698[5]
middlin · 108th
Siller Pula (BWP)
Time zone Central Africae Time (UTC+2)
Date format DD/MM/YYYY
Drives on the caur
Cawin code +267
Internet TLD .bw
Wabsteid
www.gov.bw

Botswana is a kintra in soothren Africae. Its full name is The Republic o Botswana. Botswana is a member o tae Africae Union.

Botswana haes laund mairches wi the kintras o Zimbabwe, Sooth Africae an Namibie. It is possible tae traivel frae Botswana directly intae Zambie an aw, by crossin the Zambezi river by ferry.

A cairt o Botswana

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Botswana". The World Factbook. Central Intelligence Agency. 2014. Retrieved 16 Aprile 2014. 
  2. 2011 Population & Housing Census Preliminary Results Brief
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Botswana". International Monetary Fund. 
  4. "2015 Human Development Report Summary" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2015. p. 17. Retrieved 14 December 2015. 
  5. "2016 Human Development Report" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. 2016. Retrieved 21 Mairch 2017.