• Capital: Dodoma
  • Population: 53,470,420
  • Surface Area: 947,300 km2
  • Currency: Tanzanian shilling
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, SADC, AU

Tanzania, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 947,300 Km2,

Tanzania, with a population of 53,470,420 people, it is ranked at 25º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 56 people per km2.

The capital is Dodoma and its currency is Tanzanian shilling

Tanzania is holding the 83 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2015 was 15,193 millions of euros16,857 millions of dollars, ( 36.94% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 284 € euros per inhabitant315$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Tanzania, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.521 points in 2014, leaving it in 151th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Tanzania are business, you must know it's in the 132th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Tanzania, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Dodoma: Monthly Rainfall
Tanzania Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]201541,130M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201545,634M.$
GDP per capita [+]2015769€
GDP per capita [+]2015853$
Debt [+]201515,193 M.€
Debt [+]201516,857 M.$
Debt (%GDP) [+]201536.94%
Debt Per Capita [+]2015284 €
Debt Per Capita [+]2015315$
Deficit [+]2015-1,353 M.€
Deficit [+]2015-1,501 M.$
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2015-3.29%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20157,323.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20158,125.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20141,264.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20141,680.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201417.26%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201412.31%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015462.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2015513.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20145.85%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201517.81%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015137€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2015152$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201424€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201432$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201418€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201424$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20159€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201510$
Corruption Index [+]201632
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2016120º
Fragile States Index [+]201580.8
Innovation Ranking [+]2016105º
Human Capital Ranking [+]2015103º
Doing Business [+]2017132º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]20147.14
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201018.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201530.0%
Exports [+]20154,438.5 M.€
Exports [+]20154,924.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201510.79%
Imports [+]20159,270.4 M.€
Imports [+]201510,285.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201522.54%
Trade balance [+]2015-4,831.9 M.€
Trade balance [+]2015-5,361.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2015-11.75%
Density [+]201556
Population [+]201553,470,420
Immigrant stock [+]2015261,222
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015389.4
% Immigrant [+]20150.49%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015586.3
HDI [+]20140.521
Global Peace Ranking [+]201658º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201653º
Ranking [+]201591º
Birth Rate [+]201439.02‰
Fertility Rate [+]20145.15
Crude death rate [+]20146.91‰
Life expectancy [+]201464.94
Number of homicides [+]20123,831
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20127.9
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20140.20