Botswana: In-depth PEST insights
This PEST country analysis report on Botswana provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.
Understand the political system in Botswana through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.
Understand the economic situation in Botswana through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.
Understand customer demographics in Botswana through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.
Understand the technological landscape in Botswana through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.
The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Botswana, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.
The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Botswana's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment."
The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.
Reasons to buy
What is the outlook in Botswana in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?
How does Botswana perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?
How does Botswana perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?
How does Botswana perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?
Table of Contents
Key highlights 2
Key developments (January 2016-June 2017) 3
Key Facts and Geographic Location 8
Key facts 8
Geographical location 9
Political Landscape 10
Structure and policies 12
Key political figures 12
Structure of government 12
Structure of legislature 12
Composition of government 13
Key policies 13
Governance indicators 14
Economic Landscape 15
Structure and policies 16
Financial system 16
GDP and growth rate 17
Fiscal situation 21
External debt 22
International investment position 22
Monetary situation 22
Social Landscape 25
Structure and policies 25
Demographic composition 25
Social welfare 27
Technological Landscape 29
Structure and policies 29
Intellectual property 29
Research and development 29
Opportunity sectors 30
Research and development 30
Ask the analyst 31
About MarketLine 31
List of Figures
Figure 1: Map of Botswana 9
Figure 2: Botswana-key political events timeline 11
Figure 3: Botswana-key political figures 12
Figure 4: Distribution of seats in parliament after the October 2014 elections 13
Figure 5: Evolution of GDP growth in Botswana, 2005-16 16
Figure 6: GDP and GDP growth rate of Botswana (2005, constant prices), 2010-20 17
Figure 7: Sector-specific GDP in Botswana, 2014 18
Figure 8: Agricultural output in Botswana, 2010-14 19
Figure 9: Industrial output in Botswana, 2010-14 20
Figure 10: Services output in Botswana, 2010-14 21
Figure 11: External Trade, 2011-15 22
Figure 12: Consumer Price Index and CPI-based inflation in Botswana, 2010-20 23
Figure 13: Unemployment in Botswana, 2010-20 24
Figure 14: Major religions in Botswana, 2011 27
Figure 15: Healthcare expenditure, 2008-15 28
Figure 16: Internet users in Botswana, 2010-14 30
List of Tables
Table 1: Botswana-key facts 8
Table 2: Mid-year population by age (percentage of population) in 2016 26
Single User License:
Corporate User License:
select a license
NEWSLETTER BY CATEGORY
Well structured, the insights they shared with us were very helpful and reliable. Their timely assistance make their services invaluable to us. I would highly recommend them and would definitely use them again in the future if needed... "President, VPP E-Data Services, VPP E-Data Services"
The report sent to us was on the point, and its information was quite extensive, well structured, and well researched. More importantly what we valued was your response time and professionalism. As a leading global consulting firm, our clients expect high quality deliverables in short periods of time, so a reliable research partner is essential. For the price that you have charged the quality of your services were exceptional. We look forward to continue our relationship with your team on future engagements.... "Senior Associate, Booz Allen Hamilton"
This is with regards to your report on India PVC pipes and fitting market outlook industry outlook to 2019. This is a very well written report and accept my compliments on the same.... ... "Mohit Mittal, Consultant, KPMG Advisory Services"
I am pleased to see the very useful and productive information in the report..Very well structured great presentation reflect professionalism in your research studies.... "Mustafa Masood, Financial Analyst , Coldwell Banker Riyadh"
While we still are studying and analysing your reports about Vietnam & Thailand, we would like to convey to your research team that they have done a very good job in compiling so much of information together. We hope to see more of such well researched reports. All the best & keep it up. ... "Prashant Bhagwat,General Manager, Mahindra"