According to the 2012 Population and Housing Census, the disability prevalence rate in Tanzania is 1.5%

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Inclusion in education

Primary School completion rates

People with disabilities
49%
People without disabilities
83%

Secondary School completion rates

People with disabilities
14%
People without disabilities
26%

Participation rate in organised learning (one year before the official primary entry age), by sex

People with disabilities
36%
People without disabilities
49%

Participation rate of youth in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
24%
People without disabilities
34%

Participation rate of adults in formal and non-formal education and training in the previous 12 months, by sex

People with disabilities
0.7%
People without disabilities
1.4%

University completion rates [or university access rates as proxy] (25-54 years)

People with disabilities
1.4%
People without disabilities
3.2%

University completion rates [or university access rates as proxy] (55 years and above)

People with disabilities
0%
People without disabilities
1%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (below 25 years)

People with disabilities
39%
People without disabilities
66%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (25 years and above)

People with disabilities
43%
People without disabilities
72%

Proportion of population in a given age group achieving at least a fixed level of proficiency in functional literacy skills, by sex (15 years and above)

People with disabilities
45%
People without disabilities
77%

Stigma and discrimination

Proportion of women in managerial positions

People with disabilities
1.8%
People without disabilities
2.4%

Economic empowerment

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (15-24)

People with disabilities
4%
People without disabilities
4%

Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities (25-64)

People with disabilities
3%
People without disabilities
3%

Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training

People with disabilities
38%
People without disabilities
19%

Proportion of people employed who are in informal sectors [as alternative to 8.3.1 and 8.3.x]

People with disabilities
87%
People without disabilities
83%

Proportion of population living below the national poverty line, by sex and age

People with disabilities
20%
People without disabilities
12%

Technology and innovation

In the data sources used on this portal, we were unable to find information relating to these indicators and this country.

We will update the portal with new sources of data when they are identified or generated.

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