United Republic of Tanzania

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  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Signatory Country

  • 100YES

    A Promise Renewed Launch Country

Demographics

  • 53470420

    Total population (2015)

  • 9398450

    Population aged under-5 (2015)

  • 2064371

    Number of births/year (2015)

Under-5 mortality

  • 49

    Under-five mortality rate (deaths per 1000 live births) (2015)

  • 46

    Under-5 mortality rank (in descending order of under-5 mortality rate)

  • 71%

    Under-5 mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 98000

    Under-5 deaths/year (2015)

Newborn mortality

  • 19

    Newborn mortality rate (deaths per 1000 births) (2015)

  • 56

    Newborn mortality rank

  • 52%

    Percentage newborn mortality reduction 1990-2015 (%)

  • 39000

    Newborn deaths/year (2015)

Maternal mortality

  • 410

    Maternal mortality rate (deaths per 100,000 live births) (2013)

  • 44

    Lifetime risk of maternal death (1 in ?)

  • 55%

    Maternal mortality reduction 1990-2013 (%)

  • 7900

    Number of maternal deaths (2013)

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Recent Updates

  • Tanzania’s President Kikwete Launches A Promise Renewed

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    On 15 May 2014, the Government of Tanzania launched a major national drive to end maternal and child deaths in Dar Es Salaam. As part of the global “Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed” movement, the President of the Republic of Tanzania, His Excellency Jakaya Kikwete, unveiled a sharpened plan to reduce under-5 mortality […]