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Botswana covid statistics & travel advice
The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in Botswana plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.
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Botswana Covid-19 vaccine rollout
Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Botswana showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially and fully vaccinated.
|As of 16/07/2021||Number of people||Percentage of population|
Botswana Covid-19 statistics - new cases
The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Botswana recorded in the latest 7-day and 14-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.
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New cases 7-day average
The 7-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Botswana recorded over the past 10 weeks.
New cases 14-day average
The 14-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Botswana recorded over the past 10 weeks.
The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for Botswana is provided by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and is updated weekly.
Botswana coronavirus live updates
- Travel advice for Botswana - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO)
- Travellers' health for Botswana - Ministry of Health, Botswana
- Coronavirus timeline in Botswana - Wikipedia - coronavirus update
FCO travel advice
Botswana travel status
Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Botswana including entry rules, pre-departure & in-destination Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements plus current status on the UK travel list for returning to the UK.
Are there entry restrictions to Botswana due to the coronavirus?
Botswana is open for tourism from the UK.
Negative PCR or NAAT test results required for arrivals from the UK. Rapid test on arrival for everyone.
- OOpen for tourism
- VVaccine passport accepted
- TTest required
- QVQuarantine excl. vaccinated
- TQVTest + quarantine excl. vaccinated
- V+Fully vaccinated only
- T+QTest + quarantine required
- QQuarantine required
- C/BClosed for tourism/Travel ban
Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Botswana?
Botswana is on the Red list in the UK.
If you have been in or through Botswana in the previous 10 days, you will be refused entry to the UK unless you are a British or Irish national, or you have residence rights in the UK.
All arrivals who are permitted to enter must quarantine in a government approved hotel for 10 days at their own expense.
A pre-departure test in Botswana is required as well as PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine.
UK status - traffic light system
- GGreen list country
- CTACommon Travel Area
- G+Green watchlist country
- AAmber list country
- RRed list country
- BInternational travel ban
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