About Tanzania - Profile




Map of Tanzania
 Rivers, lakes, main roads, parks, game reserves, Mt. Kilimanjaro and conservation.

 A Detailed country profile can be obtained from the national website www.tanzania.go.tz
 Head of State
 President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete
 Capital City
 Dodoma(Political), Dar es Salaam (Admin. and Commercial)
 National Day
 April 26
 Swahil, English and Various Local Languages
 Tanzania Shilling (TZS) = 100 Cents
 945,200 sq.km
  Mainland:     881,000 km2
  Zanzibar:      2,000 km2
  Water:       62,000 km2
  Forest and Woodlands:  3,350 km2
 Population 36.44 million (51% are women; 64% are under age 15).
 US$ 9.74 billion
 GDP per Capital
 US$ 610
 Imports (CIF)
 US$ 81.6 billion
 Exports (FOB)
 US$ 863 Million
 Literacy 84 % (1997)
 Urbanisation                         30 %
Cotton, Coffee, Cloves, Sisal, Cashew Nuts, Tea, Tobacco, Gold,         Diamond, Natural Gas, Wildlife
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Last Updated ( Wednesday, 04 March 2009 )