• PEOPLE NAME: SUKUMA OF TANZANIA

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PEID: 15045

ROP: 109589

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Affinity Group: SSAP

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Tanzania

Language: Sukuma - (suk)

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Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: Tanzania

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Population: 8,645,000

Global Population: 8,645,000


PEID: 15045

ROP: 109589

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Sukuma of Tanzania, numbering 8,645,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Tanzania people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Sukuma. The primary religion practiced by the Sukuma is Christianity.


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