Flag of Botswana

The Botswana flag is a fimbriated horizontal bicolour triband. The used colors in the flag are blue, white, black. The proportion of the Botswana flag is 2:3. The Flag of Botswana was adopted in 1966.

Flag of Botswana

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Flag proportion

Ratio 2:3


  • First flag usage: -
  • Adoption current flag: 1966
  • Last change flag: -

Flag colors


About Botswana


2 214 858


224 607 sq mi
581 730 km2

Population density

10 sq mi
4 km2

Country information

Country: Botswana
Continent: Africa
Official languages: English, Setswana
Capital: Gaborone
Government: Parliamentary republic
Border length: 2 495 miles / 4 015 km
Neighbouring countries
Namibia: 845 miles 1 360 km
South Africa: 1 143 miles 1 840 km
Zambia: 0 miles 0 km
Zimbabwe: 505 miles 813 km

The Botswana flag is the flag of the country named Botswana. Botswana is located in continental Africa. Botswana has 4 neighbouring countries. The total length of land borders of Botswana is 2 495 mi/ 4 015 km. Botswana border neighbours and border lengths are: Namibia: 1 360 km, South Africa: 1 840 km, Zambia: 0,15 km, Zimbabwe: 813 km.

2 214 858 people are living in Botswana, a country stretching over 224 607 sq mi/ 581 730 km² (2.58% water). The population density in Botswana is of 10 per sq mi/ 4 people per km². The official language of Botswana is English, Setswana. The capital city of Botswana is Gaborone. Botswana is a Parliamentary republic.

The currency in Botswana is the Botswana pula P (BWP). UTC (standard time) in Botswana is UTC+02:00 and UTC+02:00 in summer. Botswana has the unique two-letter country code, BW (also Internet top-level domain), its three-letter country code is BWA, and its three-digit country code is 072. The calling code for Botswana is +267.




Botswana pula P (BWP)


CET: UTC+02:00
CEST: UTC+02:00


Internet TLD: BW
Three-letter country code: BWA
Three-digit country code: 072
Calling code: +267