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There are 216 Volunteers in Tanzania working with their communities on projects in agriculture, education, and health, including Volunteers in the Global Health Service Partnership program. During their service in Tanzania, Volunteers learn to speak Kiswahili. More than 2,730 Peace Corps Volunteers have served in Tanzania since the program was established in 1961.

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Vital Statistics

Population Average
50.8 million
Program Dates
1961-1969; 1979-present
Number of Volunteers
Total Volunteers to Date
Program Sectors

Education, Agriculture, Health

Languages Spoken


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