Tanzania

Tanzania

The total population of Tanzania is estimated at 53 million. The Joint Monitoring Programme indicates that 12% practice open defecation. In absolute figures, 6.4 million people are defecating in the open while only 320,000 people have access to an improved sanitation facility.

Wash JMP sanitation & hygiene - household
Sanitation stats
Open defecation
12%
Unimproved
41%
Limited
17%
Basic
5%
Safely managed
25%
Hygiene stats
No facility
17%
Limited
35%
Basic
48%
Wash JMP sanitation & hygiene - health care facilities
Sanitation stats
Open defecation
N/A
Unimproved
N/A
Limited
46%
Basic
5%
Safely managed
N/A
Hygiene stats
No facility
N/A
Limited
N/A
Basic
35%
Country data
U5 mortality rate
106,686
Mortality rate from diarroheal diseases kids 1-4y
2,039
Cholera #deaths/yr
1,619
Rural population (% of total population)
66
Maternal mortality rate
524
Mortality rate, sepsis-related
149,449
GDP
63,177.07