Statistics Botswana

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Statistics Botswana
Agency overview
Formed1967
Preceding agency
  • Cental Statistics Office
JurisdictionGovernment of Botswana
HeadquartersFOUR THIRTY SQUARE Plot 54350 PG Matante Road CBD Gaborone, Botswana
Agency executives
  • Dr Burton Mguni, Statistician General
  • Ms Malebogo Prisca Kerekang, Deputy Statistician General- Statistical Technical Operations
  • Ms Banabo Tshupeng, Chief Internal Auditor for Statistics Botswana
  • Phetogo Zambezi, Director of Standards Methods and Information Systems (DSMIS)
  • Ms Boitumelo Matlhaga, Director of Economic Statistics
  • Mr Tapologo Benjamin Baakile, Director of Social and Demographic Statistics
Website www.statsbots.org.bw

Statistics Botswana (StatsBots) is the statistical agency responsible for the gathering of "data collecting, processing and disseminating" and for "coordinating, monitoring and supervising the National Statistical System" in Botswana.

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Statistics Botswana embarked on the production of this special publication on "selected Statistical indicators: 1966-2016" as part and contribution to Botswana's 50th anniversary of independence celebrations.

The office has its main offices in Gaborone. One of the office's activities is a nationwide census every 10 years, the last one being conducted in 2011.

Consumer Price Statistics

Table 1: Annual Inflation Rate (Percentage) and consumer Price Index 1970 to 2015

YearCPIRate
19702.70.3
19712.84.0
19723.05.6
19733.616.7
19744.318.1
19754.811.6
19765.413.4
19776.113.2
19786.69.1
19797.511.7
19808.513.8
19819.816.3
198211.011.2
198312.010.5
198412.98.6
198514.18.1
198615.510.0
198716.99.8
198818.68.4
198920.611.6
199023.011.4
199125.911.8
199230.216.1

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