Mursi in Ethiopia

The Mursi have only been reported in Ethiopia
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Additional Info
Global Prayer Digest: 2006-12-25
People Name General Mursi
People Name in Country Mursi
World Population 12,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Murzu
People ID 13887
ROP3 Code 106929
Country Ethiopia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: central Omo area, lowlands southwest of Jinka.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Ethiopia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: central Omo area, lowlands southwest of Jinka..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Mursi (12,000 speakers)
Language Code muz   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Mursi (12,000 speakers)
Language Code muz   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Mursi

Primary Language:  Mursi

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.30 %)
11.00 %
Ethnic Religions
89.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
75.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source Mersha Woldu 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more