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Botswana

Currency code: 
Currency name: 
Botswana pula
Country name: 
Botswana
Capital: 
Gaborone
Country code: 
Continent: 
Independence: 
September 30, 1966
Independent from: 
from the UK
Total area: 
581,730
Land area: 
566,730
Water area: 
15,000
Population: 
2,127,825
Population note: 
2,127,825 (July 2013 est.)
Official language: 
EnglishSetswana
All languages: 
Setswana 78.2%, Kalanga 7.9%, Sekgalagadi 2.8%, English (official) 2.1%, other 8.6%, unspecified 0.4% (2001 census)
Time zone: 
Central Africa Time (UTC+2) - Summer (DST) not observed (UTC)
Drive on: 
Left
Calling code: 
+267
Domain: 
.bw