Tanzania - PPP conversion factor

PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $) in Tanzania was 597.90 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 597.90 in 2013 and a minimum value of 35.50 in 1990.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 35.50
1991 44.02
1992 53.96
1993 65.59
1994 84.25
1995 104.69
1996 122.68
1997 145.43
1998 183.20
1999 200.32
2000 210.68
2001 216.92
2002 228.81
2003 243.30
2004 253.42
2005 261.30
2006 266.90
2007 362.02
2008 410.10
2009 446.61
2010 478.73
2011 522.48
2012 571.42
2013 597.90

2005 PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 395.63

Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate

The value for Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate in Tanzania was 0.37 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.37 in 2013 and a minimum value of 0.16 in 1993.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amount of goods and services in the domestic market as a U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. The ratio of PPP conversion factor to market exchange rate is the result obtained by dividing the PPP conversion factor by the market exchange rate. The ratio, also referred to as the national price level, makes it possible to compare the cost of the bundle of goods that make up gross domestic product (GDP) across countries. It tells how many dollars are needed to buy a dollar's worth of goods in the country as compared to the United States. PPP conversion factors are based on the 2011 ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 0.18
1991 0.20
1992 0.18
1993 0.16
1994 0.17
1995 0.18
1996 0.21
1997 0.24
1998 0.28
1999 0.27
2000 0.26
2001 0.25
2002 0.24
2003 0.23
2004 0.23
2005 0.23
2006 0.21
2007 0.29
2008 0.34
2009 0.34
2010 0.34
2011 0.33
2012 0.36
2013 0.37

PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $) in Tanzania was 707.45 as of 2013. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 707.45 in 2013 and a minimum value of 76.11 in 1990.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 76.11
1991 93.97
1992 111.14
1993 135.24
1994 176.73
1995 219.05
1996 257.46
1997 292.06
1998 324.40
1999 342.51
2000 350.95
2001 358.87
2002 372.05
2003 383.09
2004 390.77
2005 396.97
2006 412.45
2007 429.19
2008 455.80
2009 512.97
2010 535.98
2011 585.52
2012 665.44
2013 707.45

2005 PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 482.45

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Purchasing power parity