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Community-Based Health Insurance (Tanzania)

About the Product(s)

Countries of Operation: Tanzania
Product status: Active
Institutional Model: Community-based health insurance/mutuelle
Type of Coverage: Voluntary
Type of Policy: Group policy
Benefits and services covered: Out-patient care

All insured receive a basic package of curative and preventative services at pharmacies and health care centres.

Premium Amount: Each household pays the same amount, although household premium rates may vary between regions.
Subsidy: Partial subsidy for all members

More about the scheme/information sources


  1. USAID's Health Systems 20/20  


Last updated January 2013.