Annual Inflation Rate of Botswana
Updated on February 12, 2022.

The annual inflation rate of Botswana as measured by the consumer prices index was 1.89% in 2020, a difference of -0.88% (31.77% decrease) from 2019, according to recent data from the World Bank.

The World Bank defines inflation measured by the consumer price index as "the annual percentage change in the cost to the average consumer of acquiring a basket of goods and services that may be fixed or changed at specified intervals, such as yearly".

The chart and table below shows the Inflation of Botswana for 1975 - 2020.

Data Source: World Bank.
Annual Inflation Rate of Botswana (%)
Table of Annual Inflation Rate of Botswana
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Year Inflation (%)
1975 11.98
1976 11.73
1977 13.17
1978 9.04
1979 11.74
1980 13.63
1981 16.43
1982 11.14
1983 10.48
1984 8.58
1985 8.1
1986 10
1987 9.8
1988 8.35
1989 11.58
1990 11.4
1991 11.77
1992 16.17
1993 14.33
1994 10.54
1995 10.51
1996 10.08
1997 8.72
1998 6.66
1999 7.75
2000 8.6
2001 6.56
2002 8.03
2003 9.19
2004 6.95
2005 8.61
2006 11.56
2007 7.08
2008 12.7
2009 8.03
2010 6.95
2011 8.46
2012 7.54
2013 5.89
2014 4.4
2015 3.06
2016 2.82
2017 3.31
2018 3.24
2019 2.77
2020 1.89