Gaborone is the capital and largest city of Botswana with a population of about 10% of the total population of Botswana.
Gaborone is rated Sufficiency by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Sufficiency level cities are cities that have a sufficient degree of services so as not to be overly dependent on world cities.
Gaborone was ranked #534 by the Nomad List which evaluates and ranks remote work hubs by cost, internet, fun and safety. Gaborone has a population of over 231,626 people. Gaborone also forms part of the wider Gaborone metropolitan area which has a population of over 421,907 people.