Tanzania - PPP conversion factor

PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $) in Tanzania was 553.31 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 553.31 in 2011 and a minimum value of 39.44 in 1988.

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.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1988 39.44
1989 45.84
1990 54.07
1991 67.00
1992 82.27
1993 100.20
1994 128.80
1995 159.69
1996 187.22
1997 221.49
1998 278.13
1999 304.02
2000 320.11
2001 329.62
2002 347.38
2003 368.97
2004 384.08
2005 395.63
2006 403.51
2007 427.33
2008 460.35
2009 487.89
2010 518.06
2011 553.31

PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate ratio

The value for PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate ratio in Tanzania was 0.35 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 23 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.42 in 1998 and a minimum value of 0.25 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.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1988 0.40
1989 0.32
1990 0.28
1991 0.31
1992 0.28
1993 0.25
1994 0.25
1995 0.28
1996 0.32
1997 0.36
1998 0.42
1999 0.41
2000 0.40
2001 0.38
2002 0.36
2003 0.36
2004 0.35
2005 0.35
2006 0.32
2007 0.34
2008 0.38
2009 0.37
2010 0.37
2011 0.35

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

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $) in Tanzania was 711.60 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 31 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 711.60 in 2011 and a minimum value of 10.18 in 1980.

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).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1980 10.18
1981 11.59
1982 14.08
1983 17.33
1984 22.62
1985 29.11
1986 37.84
1987 47.40
1988 59.79
1989 71.78
1990 92.50
1991 114.21
1992 135.07
1993 164.36
1994 214.78
1995 266.22
1996 312.89
1997 354.94
1998 394.26
1999 416.26
2000 426.51
2001 436.14
2002 452.16
2003 465.58
2004 474.91
2005 482.45
2006 501.26
2007 521.60
2008 553.95
2009 623.42
2010 651.39
2011 711.60

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Purchasing power parity