Hima in Uganda


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People Name General Hima
People Name in Country Hima
World Population 3,754,000
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Bahima, Nkole, Nyankore - Hima
People ID 12103
ROP3 Code 103783
Country Uganda
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bushenyi district: Ishaka municipality; Kiruhura, Rubirizi, Isingiro, Mbarara, Ntungamo, and Ibanda districts; also Kasese, Kamwenge, and Kabale districts.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Uganda
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bushenyi district: Ishaka municipality; Kiruhura, Rubirizi, Isingiro, Mbarara, Ntungamo, and Ibanda districts; also Kasese, Kamwenge, and Kabale districts..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Nyankore (3,728,000 speakers)
Language Code nyn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Hima
Dialect Code 15177   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Nyankore (3,728,000 speakers)
Language Code nyn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Hima
Dialect Code 15177   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nyankore

Primary Language:  Nyankore

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1907-1957)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1962)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1964-1989)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyankore
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nyankole
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Anglican
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 46.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
1.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
70.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more