Dodoma

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Dodoma
Dodoma is located in Tanzania
Dodoma
Dodoma
Coordinates: 6°10′23″S 35°44′31″E / 6.17306°S 35.74194°E / -6.17306; 35.74194
Kintra  Tanzanie
Region Dodoma
Government
 • Mayor Francis Mazanda
Area
 • Land 2,576 km2 (995 sq mi)
Elevation 1,120 m (3,670 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 2,083,588
 • Density 125.9/km2 (326/sq mi)

Dodoma (literally "It has sunk" in Gogo), offeecially Dodoma Urban Destrict, population 324,347 (2002 census), is the naitional caipital o Tanzanie,[1] an the caipital o the Dodoma region. In 1973, plans wur made tae move the caipital tae Dodoma. Tanzanie's Naitional Assembly moved there in Februar 1996, but mony govrenment offices remain in the previous naitional caipital, Dar es Salaam, which remains the commercial caipital.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Country Profile from the official website of Tanzanian website". Archived from the original on 2012-05-29. Retrieved 2009-09-08.