Tanzania (Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania (Swahili)) Coat of Arms Stamps Coins Notes: Tanzania Country Details Tanzania Flag

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Map of Tanzania

Map of Tanzania

Also Known As: Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania (Swahili)
Bordering Countries: Burundi, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia
Demonym: Tanzanian
Motto: "Freedom and Unity"
Population: 55,451,343 (2018)
Population Growth Rate: 2.80% (2014)
Government: presidential republic
Capital City: Dodoma
Capital Coordinates: 6°10′23″S 35°44′31″E
Capital Time Zone: UTC +3
Currency: Tanzanian Shilling
Currency Code: TZS
Currencies Issued: senti shilingi shilling
GDP: $29.0 billion (2012)
Per Capita Income: $674 (2012)
GDP Growth Rate: 7.00% (2013)
Inflation Rate: 5.30% (2017)
Unemployment Rate: 10.30% (2014)
Foreign Debt: $17.7 billion (2017)
ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 Country Code: TZ
Internet Country Code: .tz
Number of Internet Users: 6822754 (2016)
Calling Code: 255
Electrical Generation Capacity: 841000 kW (2010)
Independence: 1961 from United Kingdom
Area: 947,300 square km (885,800 km land) (61,500 km water)
Coastline: 1,424 km
Lowest Point: Indian Ocean (0 m)
Highest Point: Mount Kilimanjaro (5,895 m)
Life Expectancy: 61.24 years (2014)
Fertility Rate: 4.95 (2014)
Infant Mortality Rate: 43.74 per 1000 (2014)
HIV Prevalence: 5.10% (2012)
Adult Obesity Prevalence: 5.00% (2008)
Human Development Index: 0.466 (2011)
Corruption Perception Index: 3.0 (2011)
Literacy: 69.40 percent

Number of bank notes in catalogue: 7

Number of coins in catalogue: 8

Number of stamps in catalogue: 63

Location of Tanzania in Africa

Regional Map for Tanzania

Major Cities

Arusha (Population 281608)
Bukoba (Population 100000)
Butiama (Population 15383)
Dar es Salaam (Population 2497940)
Dodoma (Population 324347)
Iringa (Population 112900)
Kigoma (Population 135234)
Lindi (Population 41549)
Mbeya (Population 280000)
Mtwara (Population 79463)
Mwanza (Population 1200000)
Pangani (Population 8000)
Songea (Population 130000)
Sumbawanga (Population 150000)
Tabora (Population 127880)
Tanga (Population 242640)
Zanzibar (Population 205870)




Congo River
Nile River
Rufiji River
Ruvuma River
Zambezi River


Lake Malawi
Lake Manyara
Lake Natron
Lake Rukwa
Lake Tanganyika
Lake Victoria


Mount Kilimanjaro
Mount Meru

Stock Exchange

Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange

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