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Botswanan Money - Botswana Coins in Circulation

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These coins are currently circulating in Botswana as money.

These coins are currently circulating in Botswana as money.

Photo courtesy of Don's World Coin Gallery.

The monetary system of Botswana is decimal based, with the primary unit of Botswanan money being called the Pula. The names and relative values of the coins depicted above are, from left to right:

  • Five Thebe - 5/100 of a Pula
  • Ten Thebe - 10/100 of a Pula
  • Twenty Thebe - 20/100 of a Pula
  • Fifty Thebe - 50/100 of a Pula
  • One Pula - 100/100, 1 full Pula
  • Two Pula - 200/100, 2 full Pula
  • Five Pula - 500/100, 5 full Pula

Please note that this listing only includes the coins in circulation. There will be paper money circulating as well.

Coin collectors who are looking for Botswana Coin Values will find them at Don's World Coin Gallery.

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