Meru in Kenya

Joshua Project has identified the Meru only in Kenya
Population
1,917,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Meru
People Name in Country Meru
Population in Kenya 1,917,000
World Population 1,917,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 19083
ROP3 Code 115347
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 Meru and Isiolo counties: northeast of Mount Kenya; Laikipia county: north bank, Ewaso Ngiro river, west of Archer’s Point.   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 Meru and Isiolo counties: northeast of Mount Kenya; Laikipia county: north bank, Ewaso Ngiro river, west of Archer’s Point..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language: Kimiiru (1,917,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mer   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Primary Dialect: Meru
Dialect Code: 20887   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Kimiiru (1,917,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: mer   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect: Meru
Dialect Code: 20887   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Kimiiru

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1921-1955)
New Testament Yes   (1952-1988)
Complete Bible Yes   (1964)
 
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kimiiru
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 54.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
1.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
Photo Source: Caxton Muriuki  
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