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|Brief Overview of this Country
Location: Eastern Africa, bordering the Indian Ocean, between Kenya and Mozambique
|Population: 35,306,126 - Capital: Dar es Salaam|
|Ethnics Groups: Mainland - native African 99% (of which 95% are Bantu consisting of more than 130 tribes), other 1% (consisting of Asian, European, and Arab); Zanzibar - Arab, native African, mixed Arab and native African|
|Languages: Kiswahili or Swahili (official), Kiunguju (name for Swahili in Zanzibar), English (official, primary language of commerce, administration, and higher education), Arabic (widely spoken in Zanzibar), many local languages||Religions: Mainland - Christian 45%, Muslim 35%, indigenous beliefs 20%; Zanzibar - more than 99% Muslim|
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