The geographical area is 945 200 sq km with a population of 44.9 million (August 2012 Census).
The capital city is Dodoma with Dar Es Salaam being the administrative and commercial city.
Other important data and information is as below:-
Currency: Tanzanian Shilling
Principal exports: Coffee, Cotton, Manufactures, Cashew Nuts, Minerals
Principal imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment, Consumer Goods
Sea ports: Dar Es Salaam, Tanga, Zanzibar, Mtwara and many other small ports
Main Lake ports: Lake Victoria: Mwanza, Bukoba, Kemondo Bay, Musoma, Nansio, Lake Tanganyika: Kigoma, Kasanga, Lake Nyasa: Itungi, Manda, Liuli, Mbaba Bay.
Language: Swahili, English and many local languages.