Sukuma in Tanzania

Joshua Project has identified the Sukuma only in Tanzania

Population

6,753,000

Christian

42%

Evangelical

12%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Tanzania
Continent Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Northwest, between Lake Victoria and Lake Rukwa, Shinyanga to Serengeti Plain (Kiya); also Mwanza (Gwe). Few in cities; 88% in the traditional area

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People Name General Sukuma
People Name in Country Sukuma
ROP3 Code 109589
Joshua Project People ID 15112
Indigenous Yes
Population in Tanzania 6,753,000
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Sakuma,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sukuma 6,753,029
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Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Tanzania
People Name General Sukuma
Ethnic Code NAB57o
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
42%    ( Evangelical  12% )
Ethnic Religions
43.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
15.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
10.00%
Independent
5.00%
Protestant
25.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
60.00%
Photo Source: Brian Christopher Magill
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