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

Tanzania  
Rank: 88 · Score: 41.2  

Basic facts, 2015        
Population (millions) 53.5   IPOs and pulic issues (quartile) 2nd
GDP (US$ billions) 48.6   M&A volume (quartile) Bottom
GDP per capita (US$) 908.5   Venture capital investments (quartile) Bottom
GDP growth (per cent) 6.9   Private equity investments (quartile) Bottom
 
 
 
Performance Overview
Indicator   Rank / 125 Rank Trend Score
VCPE Country Attractiveness Index 88 43, 41, 41, 38, 37 41.2
1 Economic Activity 16 97, 85, 95, 116, 109 93.3
2 Depth of Capital Market 79 49, 47, 51, 50, 46 30.6
3 Taxation 110 29, 18, 18, 16, 15 71.3
4 Investor Protection and Corporate Governance 82 57, 57, 55, 51, 43 56.8
5 Human and Social Environment 93 42, 42, 32, 31, 32 34.0
6 Entrepreneurial Opportunities 106 28, 27, 25, 22, 19 31.7


 
Historic performance, 2012-2016   Key driver performance, 2016

   

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
Botswana 64.7 32.8 86.8 69.1 55.2 33.0
Uganda 87.7 32.1 91.8 58.6 40.5 30.8
Nigeria 75.9 28.9 49.7 52.8 27.3 53.0
Tanzania 93.3 30.6 71.3 56.8 34.0 31.7
Ghana 86.4 21.0 85.2 65.8 46.3 37.0
Kenya 20.5 27.8 87.7 57.2 46.9 50.8
Namibia 48.7 20.3 90.6 73.7 52.1 31.4
Last updated: 8 August 2016