Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe in Tanzania

Joshua Project has identified the Nyamwezi only in Tanzania

Population

1,268,000

Christian

34.0%

Evangelical

1.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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People Name General Nyamwezi
People Name in Country Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
Population in Tanzania 1,268,000
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Nyanyembe
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Tanzania
People Name General Nyamwezi
Ethnic Code NAB57o
Country Tanzania
Continent Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Northwest central, Tabora region, between Lake Victoria and Lake Rukwa; Rukwa, Singida, and Shinyanga regions

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nyamwezi (1,268,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nyamwezi 1,268,000
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyamwezi
Largest Religion Islam
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
34%    ( Evangelical  1.0% )
Ethnic Religions
1.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
61.00%
Non-Religious
2.00%
Other / Small
2.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
15.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
25.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
60.00%
Photo Source: Nyamwezi: The Moon People
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