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'There are many people who are frightened of something or other, Mma' she said. 'Even here in Botswana there are people who are frightened.' They had looked at each other without saying anything. Each knew what the other meant; each knew that there were things that people preferred not to acknowledge, not to admit, lest the admission encouraged that which needed no encouragement.

Alexander McCall Smith, 'The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party.'

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Profile: Botswana



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Profile: Botswana

In the space of 10 pages the Profile covers the following:

- Timeline

- Political structure

- Population,

- Education  

- Health

- Welfare

- Main cities

- Languages spoken

- Media

- Economy

- Agriculture

- Industry and manufacturing

- Tourism

- Mining,

- Hydrocarbons

- Energy

- Financial markets

- Banking and insurance

- Time

- Geography

- Climate

- Dress codes

- Entry requirements

- Health (for visitors)

- Hotels

- Credit cards

- Public holidays

- Working hours

- Telecommunications

- Electricity

- Social customs and useful tips

- Security

- Getting there

- Getting about

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Key Facts

Key Facts:

Key Facts
Official name: Republic of Botswana
Head of State: President Seretse Ian Khama (since 2008; re-elected 24 Oct 2014)
Head of government: President Seretse Ian Khama (since 2008; elected 24 Oct 2014)
Ruling party: Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) (since 1965; re-elected 24 Oct 2014)
Area: 582,000 square km
Population: 2.10 million (2014)* (2,038,228; 2011; census figure)
Capital: Gaborone
Official language: English (official); Setswana (national).
Currency: Pula (P) = 100 thebe
Exchange rate: P10.52 per US$ (Sep 2015)
GDP per capita: US$7,505 (2014)*
GDP real growth: 4.94% (2014)*
GDP: US$15.79 billion (2014)*
Inflation: 3.93% (2014)*
Balance of trade: US$241.30 million (2013)*
* estimated figure


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