Iramba, Nyilamba in Tanzania

Joshua Project has identified the Iramba only in Tanzania





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People Name General Iramba
People Name in Country Iramba, Nyilamba
Population in Tanzania 607,000
World Population 607,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Iambi, Lambi, Nilamba, Nyilamba
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Tanzania
People Name General Iramba
Ethnic Code NAB57o
People ID 12245
Country Tanzania
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 33  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country West Shinyanga region, north of the Nyaturu [rim].   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nilamba (607,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nilamba 607,000
For Primary Language: Nilamba

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1940-1963)
New Testament Yes   (1967)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Nilamba Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
55.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
35.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
15.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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