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Botswana


Botswana (fr) | Botsuana (de) | Botsuana (es) | Botswana (it) | Botswana (du) | Botsuana (pt)


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USEFUL INFORMATION
GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE
TIMEZONE
LGBTQ+ RELATED
TRAVEL RELATED
KEY INFORMATION

LGBTQ+ Equality Index  


Equality Index - Medium-High
Medium-High



LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.59.4 thousand



LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$223 million



Region

Southern Africa (Africa)



Capital


Gaborone

Gaborone (fr) | Gaborone (de) | Gaborone (es) | Gaborone (it) | Gaborone (du) | Gaborone (pt)

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USEFUL INFORMATION


Dialling Codes
Telephone Dialling Code  

+267



Internet Suffix  

.bw



Electricity  

230 volts

50 hertz




D | G


Languages
Language(s)  

English, Tswana



Currency  

NAME:


Pula


SYM:


P


DIVISION:


100 thebe




POLICE:


police (english) | mapodisi (tswana)

FIRE:


fire (english) | molelô (tswana)

AMBULANCE:


ambulance (english) | koloi ya balwetse (tswana)

HELP:

help (english) | thusa (tswana)



Member/Associate of an Economic/Security Group

United Nations

Organisation des Nations unies (ONU) (fr) | Vereinte Nationen (VN) (de) | Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) (es) | Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite (ONU) (it) | Verenigde Naties (VN) (du) | Organização das Nações Unidas (ONU) (pt)

African Union (AU)

Union Africaine (UA) (fr) | Afrikanische Union (AU) (de) | Unión Africana (UA) (es) | Unione Africana (UA) (it) | Afrikaanse Unie (AU) (du) | União Africana (UA) (pt)




GEOGRAPHY & CLIMATE

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Capital

Gaborone

Gaborone (fr) | Gaborone (de) | Gaborone (es) | Gaborone (it) | Gaborone (du) | Gaborone (pt)

Region

Southern Africa

Continent

Africa

Hemisphere

Tropics

Surrounding Ocean(s)

Landlocked

Area (sq km)

600,370


Weather -Gaborone

(Climate Location)

Temperature Scale
Weather - Months
Monthly Average Temperatures



M1M2M3M4M5M6
HIGH32.2°C | 89.9°F32.1°C | 89.7°F30.4°C | 86.7°F27.9°C | 82.2°F25.7°C | 78.2°F22.9°C | 73.3°F
LOW19.7°C | 67.4°F19.4°C | 67°F17.3°C | 63.2°F13.4°C | 56.2°F7.9°C | 46.3°F4.7°C | 40.5°F

M7M8M9M10M11M12
HIGH22.7°C | 72.9°F26.3°C | 79.3°F30.4°C | 86.8°F32.3°C | 90.2°F32.7°C | 90.8°F32.4°C | 90.4°F
LOW4°C | 39.2°F7.4°C | 45.3°F12.3°C | 54.1°F16.4°C | 61.6°F18.2°C | 64.8°F19.4°C | 66.9°F


To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages.The abbreviations (M1, M2,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)


Seasons

Dry
M04-M11

Rainy
M12-M03



To make the data more inclusive, we have created a lookup table for the various Months in a number of different languages (see above).
The abbreviations (M01, M02,..) correspond to a month within the table (January, February,..)



TIMEZONE


Timezone
Timezone  

UTC+2 (Africa/Gaborone)

Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No




LGBTQ+ RELATED

Community


LGBTQ Population (2018) - Estimated   

c.59.4 thousand

LGBTQ+ Dollar (2017) - Estimated Annual Spend  


c.$223 million

Lesbian (L):

lesbian (english) | lesbian (tswana)

Gay (G):

gay (english) | setabane (tswana)

Bisexual (B):

bisexual (english) | bisexual (tswana)

Transgender (T):

transgender (english) | transgender (tswana)

Questioning (Q):

questioning (english) | potsô (tswana)



LGBTQ+ Equality Index

Equality Index - Medium-High
Medium-High

LGBTQ+ Illegal  

Yes

Anti-discrimination laws in place  

Yes (some in place)

Same-sex unions recognised  

No

Same-sex marriage allowed  

No



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TRAVEL RELATED

Airports
Total number of airports  

120

Total number of heliports  

0

Total number of seaplane bases  

0


Driving - which side  

Left

Driving - Side
International driving licence required  

Unknown

Main International Airports

(with three-word locations)

AIRPORT NAMEAIRPORT CODECITY/LOCALITYWHAT3WORDS
Sir Seretse Khama International AirportGBE (iata) | FBSK (icao)Gaborone/// finessing.correspond.shockingly




KEY INFORMATION



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Region

Southern Africa
Continent

Africa


Telephone Dialling Code  

+267
Language(s)  

English, Tswana


Electricity  

230 volts | 50 hertz


Currency  

Pula
Currency - smallest denomination  

100 thebe


Timezone  

UTC+2 (Africa/Gaborone)
Daylight Savings Time (DST) Applied  

No


Total number of airports  

120
Driving - which side  

Left



POLICE:

911

police (english) | mapodisi (tswana)



AMBULANCE:

911

ambulance (english) | koloi ya balwetse (tswana)
FIRE:

911

fire (english) | molelô (tswana)



HELP:

help (english) | thusa (tswana)




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