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United Republic of Tanzania

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Formed by the 1964 union of two sovereign states, Tanganyika and Zanzibar, Tanzania is an East African republic with a population of 44 million. Its under-five mortality rate is 122 for each 1,000 children born. The leading cause of death among Tanzanian children who survive the neonatal period is malaria, and for adults, HIV/AIDS. Other leading causes of death in infants and young children are pneumonia and diarrhea.

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Headquarters
Dodoma

Initiatives
Tanzania

Founded
1964

In partnership with Abbott since
2002

Formed from the union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar, the United Republic of Tanzania became a sovereign state in 1964.

 

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