Tanzania | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 2026 Jul/15 1931 1014 : 2261
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 33.23 USD Billion Dec/13 28.25 4.26 : 33.23
GDP Growth Rate 1.5 percent Sep/10 1.6 -14 : 12.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.8 percent Sep/14 6.9 2.9 : 11.2
GDP per capita 502 USD Dec/13 484 278 : 502
GDP per capita PPP 1656 USD Dec/12 1596 953 : 1656
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 6000763 TZS Million Dec/13 6000763 1903295 : 6000763
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 10.3 percent Dec/14 10.7 10.3 : 12.9
Population 47.42 Million Dec/14 44.93 10.07 : 47.42
Employed Persons 2141351 Persons Dec/14 1858969 933358 : 2141351
Labor Force Participation Rate 86.7 Percent Dec/14 89.6 86.7 : 89.6
Wages 334017 TZS/Month Dec/14 322527 242857 : 334017
Youth Unemployment Rate 13.7 Percent Dec/14 14.9 13.7 : 14.9
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 5.3 percent May/15 4.5 3.4 : 19.8
Consumer Price Index CPI 158 Index Points May/15 157 0.4 : 158
Food Inflation 8.5 percent May/15 7.1 4.9 : 27.84
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 percent May/15 0.8 -2.88 : 24.89
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 12 percent Apr/15 12 3.7 : 21.42
Banks Balance Sheet 23436506 TZS Million Dec/14 23629637 10686882 : 23629637
Central Bank Balance Sheet 11830963 TZS Million Dec/14 11779448 7370797 : 11830963
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -274 USD Million Apr/15 -336 -768 : 139
Exports 708 USD Million Apr/15 805 229 : 901
Imports 982 USD Million Apr/15 1140 89.3 : 1399
Current Account -170 USD Million Apr/15 -368 -780 : 264
Current Account to GDP -11 percent Dec/14 -10 -13.4 : -0.2
External Debt 14492 USD Million Jan/15 14561 2470 : 14561
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.8 percent of GDP Jun/14 -6.9 -11.9 : -1.7
Government Debt to GDP 39.9 percent Jun/13 39.5 31.1 : 66.6
Credit Rating 15 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Changes In Inventories 74011 TZS Million Dec/13 74011 41684 : 147098
Competitiveness Index 3.56 Points Jun/15 3.5 3.49 : 3.6
Competitiveness Rank 121 Jun/15 125 97 : 125
Corruption Index 31 Points Jun/14 33 19 : 35
Corruption Rank 119 Jun/14 111 71 : 126
Ease of Doing Business 131 Dec/14 145 125 : 145
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Private Sector Credit 267 TZS Billion Apr/14 238 -54.1 : 290
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/14 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 18 percent Jan/15 18 18 : 20




Economic Indicators for Tanzania including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Tanzania economy. 7/5/2015