Tanzania is divided into 31 regions (states). Here is a list of all the regions in Tanzania:
Regions in Tanzania
- Dar es Salaam
- Pemba North
- Pemba South
- Zanzibar Central/South
- Zanzibar North
- Zanzibar Urban/West
|Location||Located in East Africa, bordered by Kenya to the north, the Indian Ocean to the east, Mozambique, Malawi, and Zambia to the south, and Burundi, Rwanda, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west.|
|Capital||Dodoma (official), Dar es Salaam (largest city)|
|Official Languages||Kiswahili (Swahili) and English|
|Population||Approximately 61 million as of 2021 estimate|
|Area||Approximately 947,300 square kilometers (365,700 square miles)|
|Geography||Diverse landscapes including mountains, savannas, and a coastline along the Indian Ocean.|
|Independence||From British and German colonial rule on December 9, 1961|
|Government||Republic with a presidential system|
|Currency||Tanzanian Shilling (TZS)|
|Notable Places||Serengeti National Park, Mount Kilimanjaro, Zanzibar, Ngorongoro Conservation Area|
|Official Website||[Official Government Portal of Tanzania](https://www.tanzania.go.tz/)|
What is the significance of the Serengeti National Park in Tanzania?
The Serengeti is known for the annual wildebeest migration, making it one of the most famous wildlife destinations in the world.
Can you climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania?
Yes, Mount Kilimanjaro is a popular destination for climbers and trekkers. It is the highest mountain in Africa.
What is unique about Zanzibar in Tanzania?
Zanzibar is an archipelago known for its rich cultural heritage, beautiful beaches, and historic Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.