Sagalla Taita in Kenya


Joshua Project has identified the Sagalla Taita only in Kenya

Population

305,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Introduction / History

The Sagalla are found in the Taita Hills of Taita district, in the coast province. They are descendants of Bantoids and are believed to have originated from Niger- Congo around the eighteenth century. They are very open to change. The New Testament was published in 1994.



Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Sagalla Taita
People Name in Country Sagalla Taita
Population in Kenya 305,000
World Population 305,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Dambi Taita, Kasigau Taita, Kisagala, Teri
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 Coast Province, Taita District, Taita Hills, Sagala Hill slopes.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sagalla (305,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sagalla 305,000

For Main Lanugage: Sagalla


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1892-1994)
New Testament Yes   (1994)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 24.00 %)
37.00 %
Ethnic Religions
43.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
20.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
60.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Profile Source: Anonymous  
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