Population Trends by Administrative Unit; 1967-2012 Censuses

The population of Tanzania has grown from 12,313,469 persons in the 1967 Census to 44,928,923 persons counted in 2012.

  • Unit Used- Absolute Number.

  • Data collection methodology- Used Questionnaire which were addressed to the household by counted those who slept on the census night.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

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Source Census Report- 2012 Population by Administrative Units
Last Updated August 20, 2019, 11:17 (UTC)
Created August 20, 2019, 11:17 (UTC)
Frequency of update After Ten years
Geographical Coverage Tanzania, Tanzania Mainland and Tanzania Zanzibar
Language English
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