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GDL Area Database (3.9.0)

Free Sub-National Development Indicators

133 indicators, 129 countries, 1461 sub-national regions
37.1 million persons, 8.3 million households
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Dependency ratio

1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Botswana (Africa)
Total 89.3 85.2 81.1 77.0 72.9 71.8 70.7 69.6 68.5 67.5 66.4 65.3 64.2 63.1 62.0 60.9 59.8 58.7
Urban 59.6 59.6 59.6 59.6 59.6 59.6 59.6
Rural 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7 99.7
Poor 95.8 92.6 89.4 86.2 83.0 82.4 81.7 81.1 80.4 79.8 79.2 78.5 77.9 77.2 76.6 76.0 75.3 74.7
Nonpoor 63.1 61.3 59.5 57.7 55.9 55.6 55.3 54.9 54.6 54.3 54.0 53.7 53.3 53.0 52.7 52.4 52.1 51.7
Lowest 25% 112 109 107 104 102 99.9 98.2 96.6 94.9 93.2 91.5 89.8 88.2 86.5 84.8 83.1 81.4 79.8
Second 25% 98.9 93.0 87.1 81.2 75.3 74.1 72.9 71.8 70.6 69.4 68.2 67.0 65.9 64.7 63.5 62.3 61.1 60.0
Third 25% 96.2 89.0 81.8 74.6 67.4 66.3 65.2 64.1 63.0 61.9 60.8 59.7 58.6 57.5 56.4 55.3 54.2 53.1
Highest 25% 65.6 62.6 59.6 56.6 53.6 53.1 52.6 52.1 51.6 51.1 50.6 50.1 49.6 49.1 48.6 48.1 47.6 47.1
Central 117 109 101 93.4 85.7 84.6 83.5 82.4 81.3 80.3 79.2 78.1 77.0 75.9 74.8 73.7 72.6 71.5
Chobe 67.3 66.2 65.2 64.2 63.2 62.2 61.1 60.1 59.1 58.1 57.1 56.0 55.0 54.0 53.0 52.0 50.9
Ghanzi 87.1 84.8 82.5 80.2 77.9 76.7 75.5 74.3 73.1 71.9 70.6 69.4 68.2 67.0 65.8 64.6 63.4 62.2
Kgalagadi 23.2 35.5 47.8 60.1 72.4 72.2 71.9 71.7 71.5 71.3 71.0 70.8 70.6 70.3 70.1 69.9 69.6 69.4
Kgatleng 84.4 82.7 81.0 79.3 77.6 76.1 74.7 73.2 71.7 70.3 68.8 67.3 65.8 64.4 62.9 61.4 60.0 58.5
Kweneng 79.5 78.4 77.3 76.2 75.1 73.6 72.1 70.5 69.0 67.5 66.0 64.5 62.9 61.4 59.9 58.4 56.9 55.3
North-East 84.3 80.0 75.7 71.4 67.1 66.1 65.2 64.2 63.3 62.3 61.3 60.4 59.4 58.5 57.5 56.5 55.6 54.6
North-West, Ngamiland 80.8 81.6 82.4 83.2 84.0 83.4 82.8 82.3 81.7 81.1 80.5 79.9 79.4 78.8 78.2 77.6 77.0 76.5
South-East 56.2 52.5 48.8 45.1 41.4 40.7 40.0 39.3 38.6 38.0 37.3 36.6 35.9 35.2 34.5 33.8 33.1 32.4
Southern 106 101 96.4 91.6 86.8 85.6 84.3 83.1 81.8 80.6 79.4 78.1 76.9 75.6 74.4 73.2 71.9 70.7