Luo in Kenya


Population
4,676,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Luo
People Name in Country Luo
Population in Kenya 4,676,000
World Population 4,894,800
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 13157
ROP3 Code 115030
Country Kenya
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 16  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Siaya, Kisumu, Homa Bay, and Migori counties; northern Nyamira and Kisii counties; Busia and Kakamega counties: border areas. Kavirondo Gulf area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Kenya
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 16  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Siaya, Kisumu, Homa Bay, and Migori counties; northern Nyamira and Kisii counties; Busia and Kakamega counties: border areas. Kavirondo Gulf area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language: Dholuo (4,676,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: luo   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Primary Dialect: Luo
Dialect Code: 153   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Dholuo (4,676,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: luo   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect: Luo
Dialect Code: 153   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Dholuo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1911-1964)
New Testament Yes   (1926)
Complete Bible Yes   (1953-1977)
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Dholuo
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 56.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.50 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.50 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
20.0 %
Independent
35.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
Photo Source: The Masters View / Howard Erickson  
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