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Annex 3 - Overview Of Progress Towards the MDGS In Tanzania (Mainland)

Annex 3: Overview of Progress Towards the MDGs in Tanzania (Mainland)

MDG

Indicators

Baseline 1990

Current level

MDG objectives 2015

Progress

1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger

1.1 Proportion of population below($1, PPP) (based on national income poverty line)

39%

33.6% (2007)

19.5%

Not achievable

1.1 Proportion of population below($1, PPP) (based on national food poverty line)

21.6%

16.6% (2007)

10.8%

Not achievable

1.8 Under-5 Underweight (%) (weight-for-age below -2SD)

28.8%

16.8% (2009)

14.4%

Not achievable

1.8 Under-5 Stunted (%) (height-for-age below -2SD)

46.6%

38.9% (2009)

23.3%

Not achievable

2. Achieve universal primary education

2.1 Net enrolment ratio in primary education (%)

54.2%

95.4% (2010)

100%

Achievable

2.2 Gross enrolment ratio in primary education (%)

112.7%

100%

Achievable

3. Promote gender equality and empower women

3.1 Ratio of girls to boys in primary school (%)

98%

101%

100%

Achievable

3.2 Ratio of girls to boys in secondary school (%)

105%

100%

Achievable

3.3 Ratio of females to males in tertiary education (%)

68.0%

100%

Achievement probable

3.4 Proportion of women among members of Parliament (%)

30.3%

50%

Achievement probable

4. Reduce child mortality

4.1 Under-five mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)

191

81 (2010)

64

Achievable

4.2 Infant mortality rate (per 1,000 live births)

115

51 (2010)

38

Achievable

4.3 Proportion of children vaccinated against measles

85%

90%

Achievement probable

5. Improve maternal health

5.1 Maternal Mortality Ratio (per 100,000 live births)

529

454 (2010)

133

Not achievable

5.2 Proportion of births attended by skilled health personnel (%)

43.9%

50.5% (DHS 2010)

90%

Not achievable

6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases

6.1 HIV prevalence, 15-24 years

HIV prevalence, 15-49 years

 

6%

2.5%(2008)

 

5.7%(2008)

<6%

 

<5.5%

Achievable

7. Ensure environmental sustainability

7.8 Proportion of population using an improved drinking water source (% of rural population)

51%

57.1% (2009)

74%

Not achievable

7.8 Proportion of population using an improved drinking water source (% of urban population)

68%

83% (2009)

84%

Achievable

7.9 Proportion of people with access to improved sanitation (Rural/Urban)

13.3%

(2010 DHS)

Not achievable

8. Develop a global partnership for development

Achievement probable

Source: Country Report on the Millennium Development Goals 2010 (PDF)

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