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Tanzania
(5,570 words)

Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania/The United Republic of Tanzania

Demographics (United Nations)

Population

62,775,000

Area

940,000 sq. km (360,000 sq. mi)

Population density

67/sq. km (170/sq. mi)

Growth rate p.a.

3.10% (per 1,000: births 36, deaths 6)

Under 15 years

44%

Urban dwellers

35% (4.89% p.a.)

Largest cities

Dar es Salaam 6,702,000; Mwanza 1,120,000; Zanzibar 705,000; Mbeya 566,000; Arusha 493,000; plus 3 over 300,000

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Cite this page
“Tanzania”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 31 July 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2666-6855_WCEO_COM_02TZA>
First published online: 2020



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