Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania (Swahili: Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a country in eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region. It borders Kenya and Uganda to the north; Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique to the south; and the Indian Ocean to the east. Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain, is in north-eastern Tanzania.
Geographical type: Territory
Latitude: 6.31° S — Longitude: 34.85° E
Area: 947,303 km²
ISO 3166-2 code: TZ
Measures of Freedom
2019: 6.48, Rank: 114, Personal Freedom: 6.29, Economic Freedom: 6.75
2014: 6.84, Rank: 93
2016: Status: Partly Free, Aggregate Score: 60, Political Rights: 3, Civil Liberties: 4
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