Botswana has a population of 2.1 million people, and a land mass of 566 000 km2. Life expectancy is 64 years, and with a per capita GDP of USD 7595, the country is classified as a higher middle income country. The country's GDP grew in 2017 with 2.4%, and totaled a nominal value of USD 17.4 billion.
Botswana is ranked at place 86 in the World Bank Doing Business Index, out of 190 countries in total. On Transparency International's corruption perception index, Botswana is ranked at place 34, out of 180 countries in total.
Norwegian exports to Botswana in 2017 were NOK 0 million. The same year, Norway imported goods from Botswana at a value of 172 million.