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2009 Indicator Analysis

Data Year


Report Published Indicator Analysis


Gold, Diamond, Tanzanite, Gas
Current EITI Status

Report Quality Analysis

Report Compiled by   Hart Nurse, Ltd. and BDO East Africa

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Company Payments


Government Receipts


GDP, 2009 BILLION $ source


Total Government Revenue (% of GDP)


Reported EI Revenue
(% of Total Revenue)


CommodityEITI Production VolumesUnitsIndep. Source Production VolumesUnitsPrice from EITI ReportPer UnitIndep. Reference PricePer UnitTotal Company PaymentsTotal Gov't ReceiptsNotes
Mining Total$121,113,102$89,245,006
Gold33,274kg 1
$/kg32,169.85$/kg 1$111,775,956$81,397,9402
Diamond209,775carats 1
Tanzanite4,300kg 1
$/kg*see notes$/kg$2,810,440$1,887,5193
Gas608,811,628m3 4
$/m30.473025$/m3 5$14,391,061$10,213,324
2 Independent production and price figures are the averages for 2008 and 2009.
3 Independent production figures are the averages for 2008 and 2009. No price data available for 2008-09, however, according to the Ministry of Energy and Minerals, Tanzanite prices were $5929.9/kg in 2007 ( Sector Overview.pdf&directory=Mineral Sector&)
   EITI report failed to provide this commodity-specific data.

Report Quality Indicators

1. Regularity

a) score.50 
b) total reports / implementing years1/2 

2. Timeliness

Lag between fiscal year of data and publication year.2 

3. Materiality

Report clearly defines a materiality threshold.Yes Payments above TZS 5 million are included.

4. Data Reliability

Report contains audited data from:  
a) companiesYes  
b) governmentYes  

5. Coverage

Revenue data includes the following revenue streams:  
a) royaltiesYes  
b) taxesYes 
c) surface, rental or license feesYes 
d) bonusesNo  
e) state-owned enterprise (SOE) paymentsYes  
f) Report covers all extractive sector companies.No Of the 11 companies identified by the MSG, only 10 are included. Songas, a gas company, was not given a reporting template by the MSG for reasons that are unclear. All companies given reporting templates reported, however, one (El Hillal Minerals Ltd.) did not provide adjusted data for reconciliation.
g) Report states the price of any product received or sold by government.No  
h) Report states the quantity of resources produced.No Reserve data is provided.

6. Discrepancies

Report contains:  
a) information on the cause of revenue discrepancies.Yes  
b) reconciled data following the correction of discrepancies.Yes  

7. SOE Revenue Flow

SOE Revenue Flow data is clearly explained in the report.Yes  

8. Disaggregation

Report provides financial data on individual:  
a) companiesYes  
b) revenue streamsYes  
c) projectsNo Projects are listed, but revenue streams are not disaggregated by project.
d) commoditiesNo Commodity-specific data can be deduced from the company reporting.

9. Comprehensibility

Report contains:  
a) a summary with key findings and revenue totalsYes 
b) clear indication of what currencies and units of measurement are used Yes 
c) written explanation of key findings and recommendationsYes  
d) a clear definition of termsYes  

10. Accessibility

Report is available:  
a) in at least one official languageYes  
b) on a government websiteNo 

Related Indicators

Revenue Watch Index, 201027.8 
Corruption Perception Index, 2010 116/178 
Open Budget Survey, 201045 

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