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Botswana

CountryBotswana
Official NameThe Republic of Botswana
Country Meaning(Land of the Tswana)
MottoRain (Official)
AnthemFatshe leno la rona (Blessed Be This Noble Land)
Capital/CityGaborone
Population2,410,338 (0.03% of the world)
LanguagesSetswana 77.3%, Sekalanga 7.4%, Shekgalagadi 3.4%, English (official) 2.8%, Zezuru/Shona 2%, Sesarwa 1.7%, Sembukushu 1.6%, Ndebele 1%, other 2.8% (2011 est.)
Alpha Code »BW / BWA
Internet Domain ccTLD.bw
Currency Symbol Botswana pula (P BWP)
Central Bank »Bank of Botswana
Calling Codes+267
Area Total Area: 581,730 km2 (224,610 sq mi)
Land: 566,730 km2 (218,820 sq mi)
Water: 15,000 km2 (5,800 sq mi)
ContinentAfrica
RegionSouthern Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
Lat/Long-22.3284740, 24.6848660
Timezone1 timezone(s)