ICT data for Botswana

ICT data for Botswana

The CTO is committed to providing as much relevant and up-to-date information about the ICT sector in Member Countries as possible. A summary of ICT information for Botswana is provided below (link for a .pdf document containing a much fuller set of information).

Government Institutions
Principal Government Institution Department of telecommunications and postal Services – Ministry of Transport and Communications
Department of Information Technology (DIT) – Ministry of Transport and Communications

Minister: Hon. Frank Ramsden
Regulator Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority
Other agencies
Latest indicators
Mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 2.97 (2009)
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 0.78 (2012)
Estimated Internet Users per 100 inhabitants 11.50 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions 160,488 (2012)
Fixed telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 7.82 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions 3081726 (2012)
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants 150.09 (2012)
Mobile Operators
MASCOM GSM, 3G, HSDPA
Orange GSM, 3G, HSDPA
Be Mobile GSM, 3G
Useful publications

Further Information:

Should you wish to further information or updates on this page, please contact;
Fargani Tambeayuk, Programme Officer
44 (0) 208 600 3800
44 (0) 208 600 3819