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Capital : Dodoma
Language :  Swahili, English
Currency :  Tanzanian shilling
Population : 55 155 000
Area : 945 087 km2

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Tanzania facts

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1. This country has more than 1,510,000 motor vehicles (28 vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants).

2. The top-level national domain is .tz . There are over 9,480 websites with this extension.

3. The most popular pages with the extension .tz are google.co.tz, mwananchi.co.tz and necta.go.tz.

4. In this country there are more than 86 472 km of paved roads (0.13% of all roads in the world).

5. The country has 166 airports, 10 of the paved surface.

6. In this country there are more than 3 689 km of railway tracks.

7. Some houses were made of mud and cow poop.

8. Full name of the country – United Republic of Tanzania.

9. Political system – federal republic.


Geography in Tanzania

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1. From Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano mined lava having “only” 500-600 degrees Celsius. It is twice less than in other volcanoes. This is due to the high calcium content that lowers the temperature.

2. The world’s largest Coconut Crab lives there.

3. Tanzania borders with such countries as: Burundi 451 km, Democratic Republic of the Congo 459 km, Kenya 769 km, Malawi 475 km, Mozambique 756 km, Rwanda 217 km, Uganda 396 km, Zambia 338 km.

4. The country is three times bigger than Poland.

5. The longest river is Rufiji.

6. The highest peak is Kilimanjaro 5,895 m above sea level.

7. In Tanzania, there are 373,000 km2 of agricultural land (42% of the country).

8. Mbeya is the highest city in the country.

9. 344326 km2 of the country is covered by forests (38.9%)

10. Kilimanjaro is the highest peak in Africa.

83. The nearest capital in a straight line from Dodoma is Nairobi (Kenya) – 557 km.

84. The furthest capital in a straight line from Dodoma is Apia (Samoa) – 16250 km.


Finance in Tanzania

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1. The minimum wage depends on the industry and ranges from 40,000 shillings to 400,000 shillings per month (data from 2013).

2. The amount of income tax in Tanzania is 30%.

3. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 30%, and for companies 30% (2018).

4. The tax on goods and services is 18% (2018).

5. The level of inflation in 2018 is 3.3%.

6. Gross domestic product (GDP) …
– in 2015 it is $ 40 244 000 000 (PLN 172 244 320 000) ,
– in 2018 it is $ 52,090,000,000 (PLN 222,945,200,000).

7. Internal debt at the beginning …
2015 of year was 39.9% of GDP, which is about: $ 16 057 356 000 (PLN 68 725 483 680),
2018 year was 37.4 % GDP, i.e. around: $ 19 481 660 000 (PLN 83 381 504 800). To pay it back, each citizen would have to give about $ 364 (PLN 1,559).

8. Foreign debt at the beginning of …
2015 was around: $ 14 120,000,000 ,
2018 year is around: $ 19,942,000,000 .

9. The country has over $4,758,000,000 in foreign exchange reserves (0.04% of foreign currency reserves of all countries in the world).


Law in Tanzania

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1. In Tanzania you can not have longer hair than 36 cm.

2. Built-up speed allowed is 70 km / h.

3. In addition to built-up areas, the permitted speed on the normal road ranges from 80 to 100 km / h, and on highways 110 km / h.

4. The permissible blood alcohol content of a person driving a car is 0.8 per mille.

5. In this country there is left-hand traffic.

6. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 30%, and for companies 30% (2018).

7. The tax on goods and services is 18% (2018).

8. In this country, men and women can get married at the age of 18.

9. In this country, a person who is 7 years old is subject to criminal liability.

10. In this country, the formalities associated with setting up a business last 30 days.

11. The last death penalty was carried out in 1994.

12. It is not unusual for women to breastfeed in public places and it is forbidden to wear dresses that show the knee.


Education in Tanzania

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1. In this country, compulsory education lasts 7 years.

2. The beginning of education begins at the age of 7.

3. The average IQ level is 72.

4. In this country there are 19.7% of people above 15 years of age who can not read or write (approximately 10 533 590 people).


Work in Tanzania

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1. The minimum wage depends on the industry and ranges from 40,000 shillings to 400,000 shillings per month (data from 2013).

2. The amount of income tax in Tanzania is 30%.

3. In 2018, the average monthly salary in this country is 353,590 TSh.

4. In this country, the amount of income tax for individuals is 30%, and for companies 30% (2018).

5. In this country, the formalities associated with setting up a business last 30 days.

6. The work week is 45 hours.


Best in Tanzania

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1. Richer of them is Mohammed Devia with assets worth over $1.2 billion.

2. The most deadly disease in this country is HIV / AIDS.

3. Mpingo trees growing in Tanzania are the most expensive deciduous tree in the world.

4. Tanzania has the highest concentration of wild animals per square kilometer, there are more than 4 million (430 species and subspecies).

5. The longest river is Rufiji.

6. The highest peak is Kilimanjaro 5,895 m above sea level.

7. Mbeya is the highest city in the country.

8. Kilimanjaro is the highest peak in Africa.

9. The lowest temperature: -5.5 °C was measured in Mbeya.

10. The highest temperature: 39.4 °C was measured in Kisauni.


Army in Tanzania

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1. Tanzania ranks 97th in the ranking of the best armies in the world.

2. There are over 30,000 professional soldiers and 80,000 reservists (2018).

3. Amount of equipment:
2018 year – 30 tanks, 150 > armored vehicles, 31 jet aircraft and 3 helicopters.

4. The army in 2018 was assigned over 220,000,000 dollars.

5. The naval fleet consists of over 19 ships (2018).


Society in Tanzania

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1. Two Tanzans accumulated more than a billion US dollars.

2. In Tanzania, an average adult consumes about 7.7 liters of pure alcohol a year.

3. The most beer is beer – 11%, then spirit – 1.8%, wine – 0.2%, and other alcoholic beverages – 87%.

4. In 2013, 3,885 people lost their lives as a result of traffic accidents.

5. 35% of the population suffer from malnourishment (around 18,710,000 people).

6. 76% of the population live on less than 3 $a day.

7. The average IQ level is 72.

8. There are 162 tribes.

9. In this country, women having their first child on average 19.5 years old.

10. On average, a woman gives birth to 4.9 children.

11. In this country over 7 590 000 (2015) 23 000 000 (2018) people have access to internet (about 42% of the population).

12. Around 2,700,000 (2015) 6 100 000 (2018) accounts on Facebook.

13. The population density is 44 people / km².

14. The main religion is Catholicism – 26%.

16. The average age people living in this country is 17.5 years old.

17. In this country there are approximately:
24 456 000 people (44.34%) in the age range 0-14 years.
29 061 000 people (52.69%) in the age range 15-64 years.
1,638 100 people (2.97%) over 65 years old.

18. In this country, about 2,007,000 children are born each year (3.6% of the population), and about 441 000 people die (0.8% of the population).

19. 14 people out of 1000 possess firearms.

20. 35% of the country’s population lives in urban areas.

21. In this country an adult person smokes an average of 11 cigarettes a month.

22. The average life expectancy in this country is 55.4 years (women – 56.2 years and men – 54.6 years).


Symbols of Tanzania

1. The national tree is a black African tree.

2. The national animal is a giraffe.

3. Motto of the country – “Freedom and unity”.


History of Tanzania

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1. Independence from Great Britain was obtained on April 26, 1964.

2. In this country, women have the right to vote since 1959.

3. The country joined the UN on December 14, 1961.


Language in Tanzania

1. This country is spoken in 120 languages.


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What is the highest peak in Tanzania?

Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Tanzania (5895 m above sea level).

answer: Marta


What is the largest river in Tanzania?

The largest river in Tanzania is Rufiji.

answer: Marta


What Tanzania has national colors?

National colors: green, yellow, blue and black.

answer: Marta


What is the national animal?

The national animal is a giraffe.

answer: Marta


Which countries borders Tanzania?

Tanzania borders with such countries as: Burundi 451 km, Democratic Republic of the Congo 459 km, Kenya 769 km, Malawi 475 km, Mozambique 756 km, Rwanda 217 km, Uganda 396 km, Zambia 338 km.

answer: Marta


What is the average age of people living in this country?

The average age of people living in this country is 17.5 years.

answer: Marta


What is the minimum wage?

The minimum wage depends on the industry and ranges from 40,000 shillings to 400,000 shillings per month (data from 2013).

answer: Marta


What is the population density in Tanzania?

The population density is 62 people per km2.

answer: Marta


What is the motto of this country?

Motto of the country – “Freedom and unity”.

answer: Marta


What is the highest temperature recorded in this country?

The highest temperature: 39.4 ° C was measured in Kisauni.

answer: Marta


What is the lowest temperature recorded in this country?

The lowest temperature: -5.5 ° C was measured in Mbeya.

answer: Marta


With how many years can you legally buy alcohol?

In this country, alcohol can be bought at the age of 18.

answer: Marta