Luguru, Ruguru in Tanzania

Joshua Project has identified the Luguru, Ruguru only in Tanzania





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Luguru, Ruguru
People Name in Country Luguru, Ruguru
Population in Tanzania 1,035,000
World Population 1,035,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ruguru
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 Morogoro region, Morogoro and Kilosa districts; Pwani region, Bagamoyo District, Luguru Mountains, and Dar-es-Salaam.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Luguru (1,035,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Luguru 1,035,000
For Primary Language: Luguru

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2007-2012)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: The New Testament in Lughulu Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Luguru Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
61.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
0.00 %
38.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
10.0 %
5.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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