Matengo in Tanzania


Population
347,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Matengo
People Name in Country Matengo
Population in Tanzania 347,000
World Population 350,100
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 13584
Country Tanzania
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 36  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Ruvuma region: southwest, east of Lake Malawi. Possibly also in Malawi.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Tanzania
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 36  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Ruvuma region: southwest, east of Lake Malawi. Possibly also in Malawi..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Matengo (347,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mgv   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Unknown
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Matengo (347,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mgv   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Matengo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
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
35.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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