Embu in Kenya


Joshua Project has identified the Embu only in Kenya

Population

362,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Embu
People Name in Country Embu
Population in Kenya 362,000
World Population 362,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Embu-Mbeere, Mbere
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Gikuyu-Kamba
People Name General Embu
Ethnic Code NAB57e
People ID 11750
Country Kenya
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 43  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Eastern Province, Embu District.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kiembu: Embu (362,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kiembu: Embu 362,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kiembu

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 48.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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