Population of Tanzania (2017)

Tanzania population

53,693,123

Births this year: 5,232,306 Births today 1,918
Deaths this year 1,178,321 Deaths today 432

Tanzania Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
mainland - Christian 30% 14,891,741 people
Muslim 35% 17,373,698 people
indigenous beliefs 35% 17,373,698 people

Tanzania Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
mainland - African 99% 49,142,747 people
other (consisting of Asian, European, and Arab), Zanzibar - Arab, African, mixed Arab and African 1% 496,391 people

Tanzania population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 49,639,138 24,726,697 24,912,441 100 100 100 99.3
00-04 8,281,947 4,190,053 4,091,894 16.7 16.9 16.4 102.4%
05-09 7,437,784 3,755,410 3,682,374 15 15.2 14.8 102%
10-14 6,416,110 3,228,192 3,187,918 12.9 13.1 12.8 101.3%
15-19 5,256,250 2,629,397 2,626,853 10.6 10.6 10.5 100.1%
20-24 4,423,304 2,208,819 2,214,485 8.9 8.9 8.9 99.7%
25-29 3,836,548 1,913,691 1,922,857 7.7 7.7 7.7 99.5%
30-34 3,277,254 1,637,976 1,639,278 6.6 6.6 6.6 99.9%
35-39 2,750,802 1,388,161 1,362,641 5.5 5.6 5.5 101.9%
40-44 2,073,291 1,054,723 1,018,568 4.2 4.3 4.1 103.5%
45-49 1,499,442 769,991 729,451 3 3.1 2.9 105.6%
50-54 1,192,275 575,587 616,688 2.4 2.3 2.5 93.3%
55-59 962,014 421,487 540,527 1.9 1.7 2.2 78%
60-64 768,724 323,727 444,997 1.5 1.3 1.8 72.7%
65-69 585,727 258,250 327,477 1.2 1 1.3 78.9%
70-74 417,395 181,156 236,239 0.8 0.7 0.9 76.7%
75-79 263,756 109,036 154,720 0.5 0.4 0.6 70.5%
80-84 136,740 56,464 80,276 0.3 0.2 0.3 70.3%
85-89 47,551 19,709 27,842 0.1 0.1 0.1 70.8%
90-94 10,734 4,323 6,411 0 0 0 67.4%
95-99 1,403 517 886 0 0 0 58.4%
100+ 87 28 59 0 0 0 47.5%

Tanzania population age chart

Tanzania population Chart age structure

Tanzania sex ratio chart

Tanzania sex ratio

Working age in Tanzania

Chart working age in Tanzania

Tanzania Population by year

Year
Population
1960
10,074,490
1965
11,682,873
1970
13,604,627
1975
15,978,207
1980
18,686,808
1985
21,849,853
1990
25,484,814
1995
29,944,302
2000
34,020,512
2003
36,760,831
2004
37,765,139
2005
38,824,384
2006
39,942,347
2007
41,119,693
2008
42,353,790
2009
43,639,752
2010
44,973,330
2011
46,354,607
2012
47,783,107
2013
49,253,126

Chart population history in Tanzania