Nyamwanga in Tanzania


Population
201,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Namwanga
People Name in Country Nyamwanga
Population in Tanzania 201,000
World Population 443,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 13901
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 Rukwa region: Sumbawanga district southeast corner; Mbeya region: Mbozi district southwest corner, Zambia border south of Fipa [fip] language area; Southwest of Lake Rukwa; Saisi valley northwest to forested plateau southeast.   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 Rukwa region: Sumbawanga district southeast corner; Mbeya region: Mbozi district southwest corner, Zambia border south of Fipa [fip] language area; Southwest of Lake Rukwa; Saisi valley northwest to forested plateau southeast..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Nyamwanga (201,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mwn   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Primary Dialect: Tambo
Dialect Code: 14472   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Nyamwanga (201,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mwn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect: Tambo
Dialect Code: 14472   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Nyamwanga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1903-1953)
New Testament Yes   (1930-1941)
Complete Bible Yes   (1982)
 
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyamwanga
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
85.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
5.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
10.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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