Project profile — Tanzania Statistical Master Plan


Government of Tanzania - Ministry of Finance
2010-02-23 - 2019-02-27
Global Affairs Canada
WGM Africa

Country / region 

• Tanzania (100.00%)


• Other Social Infrastructure And Services: Statistical capacity building (16062) (100.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (significant objective)


The project aims to support the implementation of the Government of Tanzania Statistical Master Plan. Stakeholders for this initiative include all collectors and producers of national statistics (the National Bureau of Statistics, the Office of the Chief Statistician-Zanzibar, ministries, departments, agencies, regional secretariats, local government authorities, non-governmental organizations, researchers, academia, the private sector), as well as all users of national statistics (Government of Tanzania officials at all levels, international and multilateral agencies, development partners, private sector, researchers, academia, non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, and the general public). Specific activities include: revising the outdated Statistics Act; recruiting competent and experienced statisticians in line with the priorities of the National Bureau of Statistics and the Office of the Chief Statistician-Zanzibar; and providing training, including on the collection and analysis of sex-disaggregated data, at all levels of the Government of Tanzania.

Expected results 


Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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