Mambwe-Lungu in Tanzania


Population
533,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Mambwe-Lungu
People Name in Country Mambwe-Lungu
Population in Tanzania 533,000
World Population 895,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Lungu, Rungu
People ID 13470
ROP3 Code 106199
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 Rukwa region: Sumbawanga rural, Sumbawanga urban, and far south Nkansi districts, Matanga village south to Zambia border, Lake Tanganyika west to Tunko village east.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
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 Rukwa region: Sumbawanga rural, Sumbawanga urban, and far south Nkansi districts, Matanga village south to Zambia border, Lake Tanganyika west to Tunko village east..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Mambwe-Lungu (533,000 speakers)
Language Code mgr   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Mambwe-Lungu
Primary Language Mambwe-Lungu (533,000 speakers)
Language Code mgr   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Mambwe-Lungu

Primary Language:  Mambwe-Lungu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1893-1924)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1901-1991)
Bible-Complete Yes   (2013)
Bible-NT Audio Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Mambwe-Lungu
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
43.00 %
Ethnic Religions
55.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
2.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
25.0 %
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