Administrative unit

Botswana Dep/Sov

Country

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These statistics are for the nation, whose boundaries have not changed over the period we cover.

Preferred Name:
BOTSWANA
Unit Type:
Country
Status:
Sovereign State (after August 03rd, 1966)
Not independent (until August 03rd, 1966)
Date created:
 
Date abolished:
 
Unit ID:
12880820
Authorities:
UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms

Alternative names

The following alternative names exist:

Name Status Language Start End Authority
BOTSWANA Preferred English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
THE REPUBLIC OF BOTSWANA Formal English     UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Geographical Names Index: Country Names and Descriptive Terms
72 Code: UN Statistical Division Country ID code English     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
BWA Code: World Bank country code (three letter) English     World Bank, World Bank Indicator Countries

Unit associations

This unit was associated with the following other units:

Nature of association Other unit involved Type of unit Authority
was administered by UNITED KINGDOM Sov Country Blaustein A.P.S. et al, Independence Documents of the World (Dobbs Ferry, New York: Oceana Publications, 1977), p. 84.; Act of the UK Parliament (Botswana Independence Act of August 3, 1966)

Unit history

This unit was part of the following units:

Name Type Start End Authority
AFRICA Continent     United Nations, Statistical Division of the United Nations
UNITED NATIONS World Organization 17 Oct 1966   United Nations, Member States of the United Nations

Boundary changes

We know of no boundary changes affecting this unit.

Lower level units

We know of no units which were contained within this unit.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Botswana Dep/Sov through time | Census tables with data for the Country, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/12880820

Date accessed: 27th February 2020