Dodoma (literally "It has sunk" in Gogo), offeecially Dodoma Urban Destrict, population 324,347 (2002 census), is the naitional caipital o Tanzanie, an the caipital o the Dodoma region. In 1973, plans wur made tae move the caipital tae Dodoma. Tanzanie's Naitional Assembly moved thare in Februar 1996, but mony govrenment offices remain in the previous naitional caipital, Dar es Salaam, which remains the commercial caipital.
Astronaut Photo of Dodoma, Tanzania taken from the International Space Station (ISS) during Expedition 22 on December 19, 2009.
|• Mayor||Francis Mazanda|
|• Land||2,576 km2 (995 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,120 m (3,670 ft)|
|• Density||125.9/km2 (326/sq mi)|
- "Country Profile from the official website of Tanzanian website". Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-05-29. Retrieved 2009-09-08.