- ZANZIBAR CRIME AND CIVIL STATISTICS, 2020
- ZANZIBAR CONSUMER PRICE INDEX (CPI) FOR AUGUST 2021
- MONTHLY EXTERNAL MERCHANDISE TRADE STATISTICS JULY 2021
A total of 8,886 offence cases were reported in 2020. Offences against property reported to be the highest (2,406 cases) followed by offences against persons (1,438 cases). The number of offences increased to 8,886 offences in 2020 from 5,007 offences in 2019 which is equivalent to 77.5 percent increase. Mjini district reported to have the highest number of offence (2,487 cases) in 2020.
Zanzibar Annual Headline Inflation rate for the year ending August 2021 slightly decreased to 2.1 percent compare to 2.2 percent for the year ended July 2021. Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages inflation rate decreased to negative 0.4 percent in August 2021 from 1.2 percent recorded in July 2021.
Balance of Trade showed a deficit of TZS 64,348.5 million in July 2021, decreased by 39.4 percent compared to the corresponding month of 2020 and by 9.0 percent compared with the previous month. Trade ratio increased from 2.6 percent in June 2021 to 3.6 percent in July 2021.
Tourist Arrivals in Zanzibar recorded 29,714 visitors in July 2021 compared with 3,079 visitors in July 2020 and 20,416 visitors in June 2021. Tourists from Europe continue to dominate the Zanzibar market by accounting 58.9 percent of the total visitors in July 2021.
Quarterly Gross Domestic Product (QGDP) went up by 2.2 percent in the March 2021 quarter. Total QGDP in real terms amounted to TZS 812,282 Millions. The favorable performance in the period reflects the increasing in production on economic activities of Manufacturing, Finance and Insurance, and Public administration.
This quarterly agricultural statistics release is the first publication for the year 2021 containing statistics on agriculture production that take place in the specified time period. This report aims to give an overview picture of the performance of agricultural sector for the first quarter for the year 2021 and its comparison to the previous quarter of 2020. Thus the publication provides an insight of the country’s performance and impact of different interventions carried out by the Government and other stakeholders geared towards improving the agriculture sector