This report presents rebased Quarterly Gross Domestic Product (QGDP) base year 2015 at current and constant prices for Tanzania Mainland. The QGDP estimates facilitate frequent and appropriate policy interventions by providing reliable and timely reports on recent short-term economic developments.
Data used in the compilation of the second quarter (April – June) GDP for the year 2019 were collected from all economic activities in the economy. The compilation follows the United Nation Statistics Division’s guidelines on the compilation of national accounts statistics including the System of National Accounts 2008.
During the second quarter of 2019, the value of QGDP in absolute terms at current prices was TZS 34,975,992 million compared to TZS 32,305,409 million in the similar quarter of 2018. Further, the value of QGDP at constant prices increased to TZS 30,694,320 million in the second quarter of 2019 from TZS 28,625,492 million in the corresponding quarter of the year 2018 equivalent to a growth of 7.2 percent.