Matengo in Tanzania



Population

330,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Matengo
People Name in Country Matengo
Population in Tanzania 330,000
World Population 333,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Chewa-Sena
People Name General Matengo
Ethnic Code NAB57b
People ID 13584
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 Ruvuma region, southwest, east of Lake Malawi. Possibly in Malawi.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Matengo (330,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Matengo 330,000

For Main Lanugage: Matengo


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
10.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
35.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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