The Venture Capital & Private Equity
Country Attractiveness Index
Alexander Groh, Heinrich Liechtenstein, Karsten Lieser and Markus Biesinger

Tanzania  
Rank: 88 · Score: 41.8  

Basic facts, 2017        
Population (millions) 55.6   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) Bottom
GDP (US$ billions) 47.7   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 857.2   Venture capital investments (quartile) 3rd
GDP growth (per cent) 6.5   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 88 39, 39, 37, 38, 37 41.8
1 Economic Activity 38 74, 91, 79, 84, 87 82.4
2 Depth of Capital Market 80 44, 39, 40, 42, 45 31.2
3 Taxation 117 18, 16, 15, 14, 8 56.0
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 66 57, 52, 46, 54, 59 59.8
5 Human and Social Environment 94 32, 32, 33, 31, 31 35.2
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 95 30, 27, 27, 27, 30 35.3


 
Historic performance, 2014-2018   Key driver performance, 2018

   

VCPE Rank  
VC Rank  
PE Rank
Tanzania  
Africa
 
 
 
Peer Group Comparison
 
Regional Peers Economic Activity Depth of Capital Market Taxation Investor Protection and
Corporate Governance
Human and Social
Envorinment
Entrepreneurial Culture
and Deal Opportunites
Zambia 66.4 39.2 100.2 60.3 41.1 33.9
Uganda 71.0 27.5 91.9 57.0 41.3 40.1
Ivory Coast 74.5 35.6 40.7 51.5 51.0 29.8
Tanzania 82.4 31.2 56.0 59.8 35.2 35.3
Ghana 79.4 24.5 86.5 64.7 44.2 33.2
Namibia 36.2 26.1 90.5 73.2 52.8 29.0
Malawi 52.4 17.2 84.2 54.0 38.7 31.1
Last updated: 3 Feb 2018