Geopolitical map of Tanzania

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CapitalPopulationArea
Dodoma 41,892,895 945,087
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
TZ +255 06:58:24 Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
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8 countries share a border with Tanzania

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Some data about Tanzania

Tanzania is a country of 41,892,895 inhabitants, with an area of ‚Äč945,087 km2, its capital is Dodoma and its time zone is "Africa/Dar_es_Salaam". Its ISO code is "TZ" in 2 positions and "TZA" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Tanzania, you must dial your telephone code, which is 255. The currency used in Tanzania is the "Shilling" (TZS).

The administrative subdivision of Tanzania (administrative division) is made up of 30 Mkoa (level 1) and 169 Wilayas (level 2). Tanzania has 16 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 1 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Tanzania with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Tanzania to access a zoom level and finer details.

Tanzania shares borders with Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Tanzania

Number of cities by importance (population) in Tanzania. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
16 7 1 1
14.0 % 11.1 % 6.4 % 6.4 %
  • The 16 most important cities represent 14.0% of the entire population
  • The 7 most important cities represent 11.1% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 6.4% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 6.4% of the entire population

Administrative division of Tanzania

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
30 Mkoa1
169 Wilayas2

List of first-order administrative division in Tanzania

  • Arusha Region
  • Dar es Salaam Region
  • Dodoma Region
  • Geita Region
  • Iringa Region
  • Kagera Region
  • Katavi Region
  • Kigoma Region
  • Kilimanjaro Region
  • Lindi Region
  • Manyara Region
  • Mara Region
  • Mbeya Region
  • Morogoro Region
  • Mtwara Region
  • Mwanza Region
  • Njombe Region
  • Pemba North Region
  • Pemba South Region
  • Coast Region
  • Rukwa Region
  • Ruvuma Region
  • Shinyanga Region
  • Simiyu Region
  • Singida Region
  • Songwe
  • Tabora Region
  • Tanga Region
  • Zanzibar Central/South Region
  • Zanzibar North Region
  • Zanzibar Urban/West Region

List of major cities of Tanzania

  • Dar es Salaam2 698 652 inhabitants
  • Mwanza436 801 inhabitants
  • Zanzibar403 658 inhabitants
  • Arusha341 136 inhabitants
  • Mbeya291 649 inhabitants
  • Morogoro250 902 inhabitants
  • Tanga224 876 inhabitants
  • Dodoma180 541 inhabitants
  • Kigoma164 268 inhabitants
  • Moshi156 959 inhabitants
  • Tabora145 292 inhabitants
  • Songea126 449 inhabitants
  • Musoma121 119 inhabitants
  • Iringa111 820 inhabitants
  • Katumba108 558 inhabitants
  • Shinyanga107 362 inhabitants
  • Mtwara96 602 inhabitants
  • Ushirombo95 052 inhabitants
  • Kilosa91 889 inhabitants
  • Sumbawanga89 161 inhabitants
  • Bagamoyo82 426 inhabitants
  • Mpanda73 338 inhabitants
  • Bukoba70 628 inhabitants
  • Singida62 432 inhabitants
  • Uyovu60 849 inhabitants
  • Makumbako53 003 inhabitants
  • Buseresere52 870 inhabitants
  • Bunda50 944 inhabitants
  • Merelani50 000 inhabitants
  • Katoro49 691 inhabitants
  • Ifakara49 528 inhabitants
  • Njombe46 724 inhabitants
  • Lindi41 912 inhabitants
  • Vwawa40 145 inhabitants
  • Geita40 000 inhabitants
  • Nguruka39 135 inhabitants
  • Newala Kisimani38 099 inhabitants
  • Geiro37 909 inhabitants
  • Kidatu37 542 inhabitants
  • Kasulu37 349 inhabitants