Gusii in Kenya

Joshua Project has identified the Gusii only in Kenya





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Gusii
People Name in Country Gusii
Population in Kenya 2,531,000
World Population 2,531,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Kisii
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Lakes
People Name General Gusii
Ethnic Code NAB57d
People ID 12721
Country Kenya
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 19  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Nyanza Province, Kisii District, south of Kavirondo Gulf.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Ekegusii: Gusii (2,531,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ekegusii: Gusii 2,531,000
For Primary Language: Ekegusii

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1929-1967)
New Testament Yes   (1948-1975)
Complete Bible Yes   (1988)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Four Spiritual Laws General
Gods Simple Plan General
Jesus Film: view in Ekegusii Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 50.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
15.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
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