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Tanzanian Symbols

  • Animal: Giraffe
  • Coat of Arms:

    Flag of Tanzania

  • Coat of Arms: Tanzania's coat of arms is composed of a man and woman supporting a warrior's shield divided into four sections.

    The first section depicts a burning torch (symbolizing enlightenment, knowledge and freedom), the second is the national flag, the third a crossed axe and hoe, and the fourth contains wavy bands of blue (representing the land and sea).
  • Flag of Tanzania
  • Motto: "Uhuru na Umoja" ("Freedom and Unity")
  • Tree: African Blackwood

Tanzania's Information

Flag of Tanzania
Land Area 885,800 km2
Water Area 61,500 km2
Total Area 947,300km2 (#30)
Population 52,482,726 (#26)
Population Density 59.25/km2
Government Type Presidential Republic
GDP (PPP) $151.00 Billion
GDP Per Capita $3,100
Currency Shilling (TZS)
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This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.