Kikuyu in Uganda





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Kikuyu
People Name in Country Kikuyu
Population in Uganda 90,000
World Population 9,304,000
Countries 4
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gikuyu
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Gikuyu-Kamba
People Name General Kikuyu
Ethnic Code NAB57e
People ID 12681

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Gikuyu: Kikuyu (90,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gikuyu: Kikuyu 90,000
For Primary Language: Gikuyu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1903-1964)
New Testament Yes   (1926-1994)
Complete Bible Yes   (1951-1965)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Gikuyu Common Language with DC Text / Printed Matter
Bible: The Holy Bible in Gĩkũyũ Language Published as Ibuku Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
Four Spiritual Laws General
God's Story Video Film / Video
Gods Simple Plan General
Jesus Film: view in Gikuyu Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Walk with Jesus (Africa, JFP) Film / Video
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 20.00 %)
93.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
1.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
35.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
45.0 %
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