Botswana Trade to GDP Ratio 1960-2023

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 2021 was 94.48%, a 16.66% increase from 2020.
  • 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 4.21% decline from 2018.
  • Botswana trade to gdp ratio for 2018 was 87.46%, a 5.53% increase from 2017.
Data Source: World Bank

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Country Name Trade (% of GDP)
American Samoa 149.22%
North Macedonia 148.47%
Nauru 147.34%
Maldives 143.08%
Belarus 138.74%
Malaysia 130.57%
Bulgaria 120.97%
Serbia 116.76%
Thailand 116.66%
Marshall Islands 116.20%
Montenegro 105.03%
Equatorial Guinea 102.07%
Mauritius 97.79%
Bosnia 97.23%
Belize 96.59%
Botswana 94.48%
Romania 87.36%
Mexico 83.62%
Fiji 81.88%
Jordan 81.44%
Cuba 80.02%
Namibia 79.73%
Armenia 79.17%
Lebanon 78.83%
Azerbaijan 76.57%
Albania 74.54%
Tonga 73.37%
Jamaica 73.36%
Gabon 72.65%
Turkey 70.83%
Paraguay 70.80%
Costa Rica 70.61%
Iraq 61.82%
Samoa 60.89%
Kazakhstan 57.54%
South Africa 56.22%
Peru 55.50%
Algeria 52.97%
Dominican Republic 52.73%
Russia 52.17%
Ecuador 51.39%
Guatemala 49.86%
Iran 44.37%
Colombia 40.85%
Brazil 39.18%
China 37.47%
Botswana Trade to GDP Ratio - Historical Data
Year Trade (% of GDP) Annual Change
2021 94.48% 16.66%
2020 77.82% -5.42%
2019 83.24% -4.21%
2018 87.46% 5.53%
2017 81.92% -18.54%
2016 100.46% -12.44%
2015 112.90% -6.60%
2014 119.50% -6.29%
2013 125.78% 13.91%
2012 111.88% 12.91%
2011 98.96% 4.32%
2010 94.64% 6.16%
2009 88.48% -10.53%
2008 99.01% 0.51%
2007 98.50% 11.88%
2006 86.61% -1.89%
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%