Located in , Dodoma is the political capital of . In 1973, Dodoma was designated as the new political capital of Tanzania. New Parliament buildings were erected and plans were drafted to shift all government ministry offices to Dodoma by the early 1980s.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 411,000
  • IATA airport code: DOD
  • United Nations Location Code: TZ DOD
  • Latitude: 6° 10' 20" (6.1722°) south
  • Longitude: 35° 44' 22.1" (35.7395°) east
  • Elevation: 1125 meters (3691 feet)
  • Wikidata: Dodoma
  • Wikimedia Commons: Dodoma

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Amharic: ዶዶማ, Arabic: دودوما, Armenian: Դոդոմա, Belarusian: Горад Дадома, Bulgarian: Додома, Central Kurdish: دۆدۆما, Chechen: Додома, Chinese: 多多马, Esperanto: Dodomao, French: Dodoma, Georgian: დოდომა, German: Dodoma, Greek: Ντοντόμα, Hebrew: דודומה, Hindi: दोदोमा, Icelandic: Dódóma, Italian: Dodoma, Japanese: ドドマ, Kazakh: Додома, Kirghiz: Додома, Korean: 도도마
Macedonian: Додома, Marathi: डोडोमा, Panjabi: ਦੋਦੋਮਾ, Persian: دودوما, Portuguese: Dodoma, Pushto: دودوما, Russian: Додома, Serbian: Додома, Spanish: Dodoma, Tajik: Додома, Tamil: டொடோமா, Thai: โดโดมา, Udmurt: Додома, Ukrainian: Додома, Urdu: دودوما, Veps: Dodom, Western Mari: Додома, Western Panjabi: ڈوڈوما, Yiddish: דאדאמא, Yue Chinese: 杜篤瑪, Idodoma

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