Botswana Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2022

Trade is the sum of exports and imports of goods and services measured as a share of gross domestic product.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2020 was 77.82%, a 5.42% decline from 2019.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2019 was 83.24%, a 4.82% decline from 2018.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 88.06%, a 6.05% increase from 2017.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2017 was 82.01%, a 18.46% decline from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
American Samoa 151.90%
Nauru 146.84%
North Macedonia 130.85%
Belarus 118.93%
Maldives 117.89%
Malaysia 116.43%
Bulgaria 109.18%
Serbia 104.76%
Marshall Islands 104.46%
Belize 99.08%
Thailand 97.82%
Equatorial Guinea 89.43%
Lebanon 87.42%
Montenegro 87.01%
Bosnia 83.01%
Samoa 82.67%
Tonga 81.24%
Romania 78.64%
Mauritius 78.63%
Botswana 77.82%
Mexico 77.16%
Namibia 76.18%
Azerbaijan 72.02%
Gabon 70.48%
Fiji 70.13%
Armenia 69.49%
Jordan 66.06%
Jamaica 65.58%
Paraguay 63.09%
Turkey 61.14%
Costa Rica 60.11%
Albania 59.95%
Iraq 56.65%
Kazakhstan 56.22%
South Africa 51.13%
Iran 46.28%
Russia 45.96%
Algeria 45.84%
Dominican Republic 44.29%
Peru 43.53%
Guatemala 41.84%
Ecuador 41.38%
China 34.59%
Colombia 33.90%
Brazil 32.89%
Cuba 15.68%
Botswana Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2020 77.82% -5.42%
2019 83.24% -4.82%
2018 88.06% 6.05%
2017 82.01% -18.46%
2016 100.46% -12.04%
2015 112.50% -5.59%
2014 118.09% -4.47%
2013 122.55% 11.90%
2012 110.65% 7.11%
2011 103.55% 8.65%
2010 94.90% 8.21%
2009 86.69% -10.03%
2008 96.72% 1.61%
2007 95.10% 8.77%
2006 86.33% -2.17%
2005 88.51% -2.49%
2004 91.00% 5.16%
2003 85.83% -6.00%
2002 91.84% 4.31%
2001 87.53% -4.40%
2000 91.92% -7.00%
1999 98.93% -2.91%
1998 101.84% -6.76%
1997 108.60% 17.65%
1996 90.96% -3.64%
1995 94.60% 6.41%
1994 88.18% 1.97%
1993 86.21% -3.54%
1992 89.75% -9.81%
1991 99.56% -5.29%
1990 104.85% -0.51%
1989 105.36% -9.09%
1988 114.45% -9.12%
1987 123.57% 6.11%
1986 117.46% -0.06%
1985 117.52% -1.25%
1984 118.77% -5.88%
1983 124.65% 0.81%
1982 123.84% 2.60%
1981 121.24% 1.73%
1980 119.50% 0.13%
1979 119.37% -1.21%
1978 120.58% 0.37%
1977 120.21% 3.50%
1976 116.71% 9.32%
1975 107.39% 1.69%
1974 105.70% 4.90%
1973 100.80% 2.88%
1972 97.92% 3.20%
1971 94.71% 9.14%
1970 85.57% 10.23%
1969 75.34% -10.66%
1968 86.00% 10.61%
1967 75.39% -4.83%
1966 80.22% -2.10%
1965 82.32% 4.93%
1964 77.39% 1.05%
1963 76.34% 3.57%
1962 72.77% 3.02%
1961 69.74% 3.82%
1960 65.92% 3.82%