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Iso 3166-2:tz

ISO 3166-2:TZ is the entry for codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

Currently for Tanzania, ISO 3166-2 codes are defined for 30 regions.

Each code consists of two parts, separated by a hyphen. The first part is TZ, the ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code of Tanzania. The second part is two digits:

  • 01–25: regions as of early 2000s
  • 26: region created in 2002
  • 27-30: regions created in 2012


  • Current codes 1
  • Changes 2
  • See also 3
  • External links 4

Current codes

Subdivision names are listed as in the ISO 3166-2 standard published by the ISO 3166 Maintenance Agency (ISO 3166/MA).

ISO 639-1 codes are used to represent subdivision names in the following administrative languages:

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Code Subdivision name (sw) Subdivision name (en)
TZ-01 Arusha Arusha
TZ-02 Dar es Salaam Dar es Salaam
TZ-03 Dodoma Dodoma
TZ-27 Geita Geita
TZ-04 Iringa Iringa
TZ-05 Kagera Kagera
TZ-06 Kaskazini Pemba Pemba North
TZ-07 Kaskazini Unguja Zanzibar North
TZ-28 Katavi Katavi
TZ-08 Kigoma Kigoma
TZ-09 Kilimanjaro Kilimanjaro
TZ-10 Kusini Pemba Pemba South
TZ-11 Kusini Unguja Zanzibar South
TZ-12 Lindi Lindi
TZ-26 Manyara Manyara
TZ-13 Mara Mara
TZ-14 Mbeya Mbeya
TZ-15 Mjini Magharibi Zanzibar West
TZ-16 Morogoro Morogoro
TZ-17 Mtwara Mtwara
TZ-18 Mwanza Mwanza
TZ-29 Njombe Njombe
TZ-19 Pwani Coast
TZ-20 Rukwa Rukwa
TZ-21 Ruvuma Ruvuma
TZ-22 Shinyanga Shinyanga
TZ-30 Simiyu Simiyu
TZ-23 Singida Singida
TZ-24 Tabora Tabora
TZ-25 Tanga Tanga


The following changes to the entry have been announced in newsletters by the ISO 3166/MA since the first publication of ISO 3166-2 in 1998:

Newsletter Date issued Description of change in newsletter Code/Subdivision change
Newsletter I-5 2003-09-05 Addition of one new region. One spelling correction. List source updated. Code source updated Subdivisions added:
TZ-26 Manyara

See also

External links

  • ISO Online Browsing Platform: TZ
  • Regions of Tanzania,
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