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Table 1 Health resources in Tanzania for year 2003 – 2006

From: From strategy development to routine implementation: the cost of Intermittent Preventive Treatment in Infants for malaria control

Item Year
  2003 2004 2005 2006a
Health as percentage of overall government spendingb 12.9% 10.0% 10.9% 11.6%
Level of spending on health (millions) US$172 US$200 US$261 US$369
Population estimates 34,155,840 35,146,359 36,165,604 37,214,406
Per capita health spending US$5.04 US$5.70 US$7.21 US$9.92
  1. aBudget bExcluding consolidated fund services (CFS).
  2. Source: United Republic of Tanzania. Ministry of health. Health sector PER update FY06. Final Report. September 2006.