Population of Tanzania (2017)

Tanzania population

5,232,671

Births this year: 0 Births today 0
Deaths this year 15,601 Deaths today 28

Tanzania Population by Religions

Region Name Percents Number
mainland - Christian 30% 1,574,482 people
Muslim 35% 1,836,895 people
indigenous beliefs 35% 1,836,895 people

Tanzania Population by Ethnic groups

Ethnic groups Name Percents Number
mainland - African 99% 5,195,789 people
other (consisting of Asian, European, and Arab), Zanzibar - Arab, African, mixed Arab and African 1% 52,483 people

Tanzania population by Age group

Age Both Sexes Population Male Population Female Population Both Sexes (%) Male (%) Female (%) Sex ratio (female/male)
Total 53,470,420 26,574,231 26,896,189 100 100 100 98.8
00-04 9,398,450 4,753,136 4,645,314 17.6 17.9 17.3 102.3
05-09 8,019,385 4,042,240 3,977,145 15 15.2 14.8 101.6
10-14 6,750,096 3,351,825 3,398,271 12.6 12.6 12.6 98.6
15-19 5,540,552 2,783,792 2,756,760 10.4 10.5 10.2 101
20-24 4,717,588 2,313,792 2,403,796 8.8 8.7 8.9 96.3
25-29 4,005,746 1,943,276 2,062,470 7.5 7.3 7.7 94.2
30-34 3,393,738 1,650,856 1,742,882 6.3 6.2 6.5 94.7
35-39 2,797,683 1,380,883 1,416,800 5.2 5.2 5.3 97.5
40-44 2,194,046 1,105,790 1,088,256 4.1 4.2 4 101.6
45-49 1,695,122 860,021 835,101 3.2 3.2 3.1 103
50-54 1,329,226 666,980 662,246 2.5 2.5 2.5 100.7
55-59 1,077,283 532,178 545,105 2 2 2 97.6
60-64 839,399 394,064 445,335 1.6 1.5 1.7 88.5
65-69 677,850 318,318 359,532 1.3 1.2 1.3 88.5
70-74 476,523 213,919 262,604 0.9 0.8 1 81.5
75-79 309,960 144,964 164,996 0.6 0.5 0.6 87.9
80-84 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
85-89 163,722 76,068 87,654 0.3 0.3 0.3 86.8
90-94 67,563 35,986 31,577 0.1 0.1 0.1 114
95-99 14,381 5,462 8,919 0 0 0 61.2
100+ 1,962 643 1,319 0 0 0 48.7

Tanzania Age structure and Population pyramid

Tanzania Age structure and Population pyramid

Tanzania Sex ratio

Tanzania Sex ratio

Tanzania Dependency ratios

Chart working age in Tanzania

Tanzania Population (1950 - 2017)

Year Population Yearly %
Change
Yearly
Change
Sex ratio Density
(P/KmĀ²)
2016 55,155,473 3.15 1,685,053 98.86 62.27
2015 53,470,420 3.18 1,647,799 98.80 60.36
2014 51,822,621 3.20 1,609,164 98.76 58.50
2013 50,213,457 3.22 1,567,748 98.71 56.69
2012 48,645,709 3.23 1,522,711 98.68 54.92
2011 47,122,998 3.23 1,474,473 98.65 53.20
2010 45,648,525 3.23 1,426,412 98.62 51.53
2005 39,065,600 14.93 5,074,010 98.59 44.10
2000 33,991,590 13.67 4,088,261 99.01 38.37
1995 29,903,329 17.46 4,445,121 98.45 33.76
1990 25,458,208 16.56 3,616,121 98.12 28.74
1985 21,842,087 16.90 3,157,194 97.83 24.66
1980 18,684,893 16.92 2,704,628 97.48 21.09
1975 15,980,265 17.45 2,374,761 97.13 18.04
1970 13,605,504 16.45 1,921,993 96.76 15.36
1965 11,683,511 15.97 1,609,021 96.39 13.19
1960 10,074,490 15.26 1,333,506 96.02 11.37
1955 8,740,984 14.26 1,091,218 95.62 9.87
1950 7,649,766 95.23 8.64
Chart population Tanzania Population (1950 - 2017)