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Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania, is a country in East Africa bordered by Kenya and Uganda on the north, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo on the west, and Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique on the south. To the east it borders the Indian Ocean. The country's name is a portmanteau of Tanganyika, which is the large mainland territory, and Zanzibar, the offshore archipelago. The two former British colonies united in 1964, forming the United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar, which later the same year was renamed the United Republic of Tanzania. Since 1996, the capital of Tanzania has been Dodoma, where government offices are located. Between independence and 1996 the major coastal city of Dar es Salaam had been the country's political capital. Today Dar es Salaam remains the principal commercial city of Tanzania, and is major seaport for the country and its landlocked neighbours
How you can refer to people from this country...
"Uhuru na Umoja" "Freedom and Unity"
364898 square miles.
Based on figures from 2009 est.
41 per square kilometre. (World ranking: 159)
At purchasing power parity based on figures from 2008
$56220000000 (World ranking:89)
Human Development Index
The Human Development Index is a combined measure of life expectancy, literacy, educational attainment, and GDP per capita for countries worldwide. Figures closer to 1 indicate a greater score on the Human Development Index. The figure given below is based on figure from 2008.
0.503 (World ranking:159)
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Below you can find updates from CYEC exchanges and projects that have involved this country.
Blog entry Quick Stop To See Manchester Before Catching The Plane
2 years 40 weeks ago
Blog entry The Final Goodbye Of 2011, We Will Meet Again Soon...
2 years 41 weeks ago
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