• PEOPLE NAME: MWERA OF TANZANIA

Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Makua-Yao

Language: Mwera (Chimwera) - (mwe)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Tanzania

Also found in:

Population: 730,000

Global Population: 730,000


PEID: 14998

ROP: 106984

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Mwera of Tanzania, numbering 730,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Makua-Yao people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Mwera (Chimwera). The primary religion practiced by the Mwera is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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