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PEID: 15659

ROP: 104646

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Shona

Language: Shona - (sna)

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Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: Zimbabwe

Also found in: Mozambique

Population: 2,605,000

Global Population: 2,636,500

PEID: 15659

ROP: 104646

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Karanga of Zimbabwe, numbering 2,605,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Shona people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,636,500 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Shona. The primary religion practiced by the Karanga is Christianity, an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth.

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