Turu, Nyaturu in Tanzania


Joshua Project has identified the Turu only in Tanzania

Population

770,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Turu
People Name in Country Turu, Nyaturu
Population in Tanzania 770,000
World Population 770,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Iau, Law, Limi, Nyaturu, Rimi, Urundi
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Tanzania
People Name General Turu
Ethnic Code NAB57o
People ID 15657
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 Singida region, Iramba and Singida Rural districts, north central, south of Singida, west of Wembere River.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nyaturu (770,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nyaturu 770,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1956-1964)
New Testament Yes   (2010)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kirimi New Testament

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 16.00 %)
82.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
17.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
10.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.0 %
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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