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COUNTRY SNAPSHOT: TANZANIA


Tanzania is a stable country, rich in natural resources, but still burdened by harsh realities:

  • Estimated number of children considered vulnerable: 2.5 million (Source: National Census Data)
  • Life Expectancy: < 61 years (Source: CIA, 2013)
  • GDP per capita: $1,600 Tanzania ranks 199 out of 225 countries (Source: CIA, 2012)
  • Population below int’l poverty line (US$1.25 per day): 68% (Source: World Bank, 2007)
  • Estimated population living with HIV/AIDS: > 1.4 million (Source: CIA, 2012)


more about TANZANIA from the WORLD FACTBOOK