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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: 930,000 (Source: Tanzanian Ministry of Health and Social Welfare)
  • Life Expectancy: 61 years (Source: CIA, 2014)
  • GDP per capita: $955 Tanzania ranks 188 out of 225 countries (Sources: World Bank, 2014; CIA, 2015)
  • Population below int’l poverty line (US $1.90 per day): 47% (Source: World Bank, 2011)
  • Estimated population living with HIV/AIDS: 1.4 million (Source: UN, 2014)


more about TANZANIA from the WORLD FACTBOOK