Tanzania in Figures 2016 provides important demographic and socio-economic statistics, as well as development indicators of the United Republic of Tanzania for the year 2016.
This booklet contains information from various statistical publications compiled by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), sector ministries, government departments and agencies. The booklet, therefore serves as a brief and comprehensive reference for such crucial statistical information.

In recognizing the contribution from various sources of inputs used in the compilation of this booklet, the National Bureau of Statistics would like to thank all organizations in the Government, parastatals and private sectors. The National Bureau of Statistics urges further co-operation in the compilation of the forthcoming editions of this booklet and other statistical publications.

In this booklet, information in some tables is sourced from surveys and therefore such information is not available for some years.