Sukuma in Tanzania


Joshua Project has identified the Sukuma only in Tanzania

Population

7,065,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Sukuma
People Name in Country Sukuma
Population in Tanzania 7,065,000
World Population 7,065,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Sakuma
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Tanzania
People Name General Sukuma
Ethnic Code NAB57o
Country Tanzania
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 49  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
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.   Source: Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sukuma (7,065,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sukuma 7,065,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1895-1995)
New Testament Yes   (1925-2005)
Complete Bible Yes   (1960)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sukuma
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
42.00 %
Ethnic Religions
43.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
15.00 %
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
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source: Brian Christopher Magill  
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