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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Alagwa56,000Y0.02 %0.02 %1 IslamAlagwa M
Alagwa of Tanzania
T
Arab64,0000.60 %5.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Arab
 T
Assa700Y0.30 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMaasai  T
Bajuni23,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Bajuni
 T
Bemba5,30014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityBembaP
Bemba
 T
Bembe900Y17.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityBembeP
Bembe
  
Bena1,238,000Y17.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBenaP
Bena
M
Bena of Tanzania
T
Bende53,000Y1.40 %45.00 %2 IslamBende   
Bondei98,000Y10.00 %32.00 %4 IslamBondei   
British9,2008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bungu99,000Y0.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBungu M
Bungu of Tanzania
T
Burungi38,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBurunge M
Burungi of Tanzania
T
Chagga1,147,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityMochiP
Chagga
  
Dabida Taita27,00011.00 %68.00 %5 ChristianityDawida M
Dabida Taita of Tanzania
 
Datooga14,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatooga M
Datooga of Tanzania
T
Datooga, Barabaig169,000Y4.00 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatoogaP
Datooga, Barabaig
M
Datooga, Barabaig of Tanzania
T
Deaf591,000Y54.07 %3 ChristianityTanzanian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dhaiso9,600Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamDhaiso M
Dhaiso of Tanzania
T
Doe66,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 IslamDoeP
Doe
  
Fipa355,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityFipa   
French2,7001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Ganda, Luganda58,00013.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityGandaP
Ganda, Luganda
  
German13,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Gogo2,526,000Y19.00 %79.00 %5 ChristianityGogo   
Goroa, Fiome98,000Y10.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityGorowa   
Greek34,0000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Gujarati493,0000.10 %0.50 %1 HinduismGujaratiP
Gujarati
M
Gujarati of Tanzania
T
Gujarati Creole84,000Y0.10 %3.00 %1 IslamCutchi-SwahiliP
Gujarati Creole
 T
Gusii60040.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityEkegusiiP
Gusii
  
Gweno3,800Y13.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityGweno   
Ha1,899,000Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityHa   
Hadzabi1,200Y1.90 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHadzaP
Hadzabi
M
Hadzabi of Tanzania
T
Han Chinese, Mandarin102,0004.00 %7.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Hangaza413,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityHangaza   
Haya, Ziba2,245,000Y21.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityHaya   
Hehe1,413,000Y20.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityHeheP
Hehe
  
Hima14,00012.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityNyankore   
Hindi68,0000.10 %0.40 %1 HinduismHindiP
Hindi
 T
Hutu, Rundi640,00020.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityRundi   
Hutu, Rwandese51,00017.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwandaP
Hutu, Rwandese
  
Ikizu94,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkizu   
Ikoma, Nata60,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityIkoma-Nata-Isenye   
Iramba, Nyilamba802,000Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNilamba   
Iraqw, Mbulu865,000Y12.00 %41.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIraqwP
Iraqw, Mbulu
  
Isanzu89,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIsanzu M
Isanzu of Tanzania
T
Jew, Swahili Speaking400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSwahili  T
Jita347,000Y8.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJita   
Kabwa20,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKabwa   
Kachchi, Asian68,0000.10 %1.00 %1 HinduismKacchiP
Kachchi, Asian
M
Kachchi, Asian of Tanzania
T
Kagulu, Northern Sagara393,000Y12.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaguluP
Kagulu, Northern Sagara
M
Kagulu, Northern Sagara of Tanzania
T
Kahe7,400Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityKahe   
Kalanga16,00014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKalangaP
Kalanga
  
Kamba12,00015.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKambaP
Kamba
 T
Kami31,000Y0.70 %5.00 %1 IslamKami  T
Kara, Regi237,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaraP
Kara, Regi
M
Kara, Regi of Tanzania
T
Kerewe275,000Y14.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKereweP
Kerewe
M
Kerewe of Tanzania
T
Kikuyu26,00015.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityGikuyuP
Kikuyu
  
Kimbu, Yanzi215,000Y13.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityKimbu   
Kinga248,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityKinga  T
Kisankasa13,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKisankasa  T
Kisi34,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKisi   
Konongo140,000Y13.00 %71.00 %5 ChristianityKonongo   
Kuria721,000Y15.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityKuriaP
Kuria
 T
Kutu124,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamKutu  T
Kwaya193,000Y9.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwaya   
Kwere277,000Y8.00 %22.00 %4 IslamKwereP
Kwere
M
Kwere of Tanzania
T
Lambya, Rambia110,000Y13.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityLambyaP
Lambya, Rambia
  
Luguru, Ruguru1,295,000Y14.00 %61.00 %5 ChristianityLuguru   
Luo230,000Y15.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityDholuoP
Luo
  
Maasai389,000Y10.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai
M
Maasai of Tanzania
T
Maasai, Arusha283,000Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Arusha
  
Maasai, Baraguyu714,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Baraguyu
  
Machambe700,000Y18.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMachame   
Machinga99,000Y2.00 %13.00 %2 IslamMachingaP
Machinga
 T
Magoma16,000Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityMagoma   
Makonde1,770,000Y6.00 %9.00 %4 IslamMakondeP
Makonde
M
Makonde of Tanzania
T
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto642,000Y4.00 %8.00 %4 IslamMakhuwa-MeettoP
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
 T
Makwe18,000Y0.50 %2.00 %1 IslamMakweP
Makwe
M
Makwe of Tanzania
T
Malila115,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMalila   
Mambwe-Lungu548,000Y14.00 %43.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMambwe-LunguP
Mambwe-Lungu
  
Manda40,000Y11.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityManda   
Matengo413,000Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityMatengo   
Matumbi267,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamMatumbiP
Matumbi
 T
Mbugwe46,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbugwe M
Mbugwe of Tanzania
T
Mbunga80,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbunga   
Meru, Rwo248,000Y18.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityRwa   
Mijikenda, Digo243,000Y0.40 %0.50 %1 IslamChidigoP
Mijikenda, Digo
M
Mijikenda, Digo of Tanzania
T
Mpoto, Nyasa88,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityMpoto  T
Mwera866,000Y9.00 %31.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera
 T
Mwera, Nyasa10,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera, Nyasa
  
Ndali413,000Y14.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNdali  T
Ndamba151,000Y11.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNdambaP
Ndamba
  
Ndendeule189,000Y8.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNdendeule   
Ndengereko207,000Y0.70 %2.00 %1 IslamNdengerekoP
Ndengereko
M
Ndengereko of Tanzania
T
Ndonde Hamba25,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamNdonde Hamba   
Ngindo607,000Y3.00 %22.00 %4 IslamNgindo M
Ngindo of Tanzania
 
Ngoni468,000Y17.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNgoni M
Ngoni of Tanzania
T
Nguruimi92,000Y15.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNgoreme   
Nguu364,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamNgulu   
Nindi200Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNindi   
Nyakyusa, Ngonde1,413,000Y19.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityNyakyusa-NgondeP
Nyakyusa, Ngonde
  
Nyambo, Ragwe710,000Y12.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyambo   
Nyamwanga240,000Y12.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNyamwangaP
Nyamwanga
  
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe1,728,000Y8.00 %34.00 %4 IslamNyamweziP
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
  
Nyanja, Chewa46,00014.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityChichewaP
Nyanja, Chewa
 T
Nyankore20,00014.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityNyankoreP
Nyankore
  
Nyiha, Tanzania426,000Y17.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyiha, TanzaniaP
Nyiha, Tanzania
M
Nyiha, Tanzania of Tanzania
T
Nyika, Tanzania37,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamNyika, TanzaniaP
Nyika, Tanzania
  
Ongamo, Ngasa8,100Y1.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNgasa  T
Pangwa172,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityPangwa  T
Pare, Asu943,000Y12.00 %40.00 %5 IslamAsuP
Pare, Asu
  
Pimbwe80,000Y0.05 %80.00 %3 ChristianityPimbwe   
Pogoro510,000Y13.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityPogolo   
Portuguese1,3003.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Punjabi68,0000.20 %1.00 %1 Other / SmallPunjabi, EasternP
Punjabi
 T
Rangi674,000Y7.00 %20.00 %4 IslamLangiP
Rangi
M
Rangi of Tanzania
T
RomboY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsRombo   
Rufiji552,000Y1.50 %9.00 %2 IslamRufijiP
Rufiji
 T
Rungwa50,000Y0.10 %74.00 %3 ChristianityRungwa   
Safwa435,000Y2.00 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSafwa  T
Sagara218,000Y11.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSagala   
Sandawe75,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSandaweP
Sandawe
M
Sandawe of Tanzania
T
Sangu207,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSangu M
Sangu of Tanzania
T
Segeju19,000Y0.02 %0.03 %1 IslamSegejuP
Segeju
M
Segeju of Tanzania
T
Shambala1,227,000Y14.00 %45.00 %5 IslamShambala   
Shirazi638,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahili  T
Soga5,40011.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianitySogaP
Soga
M
Soga of Tanzania
T
Somali68,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSomaliP
Somali
 T
Suba-Simbiti148,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySuba-SimbitiP
Suba-Simbiti
  
Subi, Sinja421,000Y18.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityShubi   
Sukuma9,779,000Y12.00 %50.00 %5 ChristianitySukumaP
Sukuma
 T
Sumbwa526,000Y5.00 %32.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSumbwa M
Sumbwa of Tanzania
T
Swahili752,000Y0.80 %1.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili
M
Swahili of Tanzania
T
Swahili, Pemba2,900Y0.20 %0.30 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Pemba
  
Swahili, Tumbatu84,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Tumbatu
 T
Swahili, Zanzibari13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Zanzibari
 T
Taveta6,7002.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityTavetaP
Taveta
 T
Temi54,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTemiP
Temi
M
Temi of Tanzania
T
Tongwe59,000Y1.10 %20.00 %2 IslamTongwe  T
Turu, Nyaturu1,048,000Y16.00 %82.00 %5 ChristianityNyaturu   
Tutsi93,00018.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwanda   
Va-Ma'a64,000Y3.50 %10.00 %4 IslamMbuguP
Va-Ma'a
 T
Vidunda12,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityVidundaP
Vidunda
M
Vidunda of Tanzania
T
Vinza28,000Y0.10 %40.00 %2 IslamVinza   
Vunjo674,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityVunjo   
Wanda66,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityWanda M
Wanda of Tanzania
T
Wanji50,000Y12.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsVwanji  T
Yao, Christian92,000Y4.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityYao M
Yao, Christian of Tanzania
 
Yao, Muslim609,000Y1.20 %2.00 %1 IslamYaoP
Yao, Muslim
M
Yao, Muslim of Tanzania
T
Zanaki170,000Y19.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityZanaki   
Zaramo1,238,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamZaramoP
Zaramo
M
Zaramo of Tanzania
T
Zigua800,000Y5.00 %9.00 %4 IslamZigulaP
Zigua
 T
Zinza380,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZinzaP
Zinza
M
Zinza of Tanzania
T
Zyoba6,600Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJoba   
Total People Groups:   154 59,024,000 127     30      78 39 75
Unclassified / Other Individuals 67,000  
UN Country Population (2018) 59,091,000  
Other reported groups:  3  
Data Notes
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Tanzania – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 30 19.5 % 5,706,000 9.7 %
  2 - Minimally reached 10 6.5 % 927,000 1.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 7 4.5 % 863,000 1.5 %
  4 - Partially reached 45 29.2 % 14,642,000 24.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 62 40.3 % 36,886,000 62.5 %
Totals 154   59,024,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Tanzania – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Arab
64,000


Bajuni
23,000


Bemba
5,300


Bembe
900


Bena
1,238,000


British
9,200


Chagga
1,147,000


Datooga, Barabaig
169,000


Deaf
591,000


Doe
66,000


French
2,700


Ganda, Luganda
58,000


German
13,000


Greek
34,000


Gujarati
493,000


Gujarati Creole
84,000


Gusii
600


Hadzabi
1,200


Han Chinese, Mandarin
102,000


Hehe
1,413,000


Hindi
68,000


Hutu, Rwandese
51,000


Iraqw, Mbulu
865,000


Kachchi, Asian
68,000


Kagulu, Northern Sagara
393,000


Kalanga
16,000


Kamba
12,000


Kara, Regi
237,000


Kerewe
275,000


Kikuyu
26,000


Kuria
721,000


Kwere
277,000


Lambya, Rambia
110,000


Luo
230,000


Maasai
389,000


Maasai, Arusha
283,000


Maasai, Baraguyu
714,000


Machinga
99,000


Makonde
1,770,000


Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
642,000


Makwe
18,000


Mambwe-Lungu
548,000


Matumbi
267,000


Mijikenda, Digo
243,000


Mwera
866,000


Mwera, Nyasa
10,000


Ndamba
151,000


Ndengereko
207,000


Nyakyusa, Ngonde
1,413,000


Nyamwanga
240,000


Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
1,728,000


Nyanja, Chewa
46,000


Nyankore
20,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nyiha, Tanzania
426,000


Nyika, Tanzania
37,000


Pare, Asu
943,000


Portuguese
1,300


Punjabi
68,000


Rangi
674,000


Rufiji
552,000


Sandawe
75,000


Segeju
19,000


Soga
5,400


Somali
68,000


Suba-Simbiti
148,000


Sukuma
9,779,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Swahili
752,000


Swahili, Pemba
2,900


Swahili, Tumbatu
84,000


Swahili, Zanzibari
13,000


Taveta
6,700


Temi
54,000


Va-Ma'a
64,000


Vidunda
12,000


Yao, Muslim
609,000


Zaramo
1,238,000


Zigua
800,000


Zinza
380,000

Tanzania People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Tanzania – Languages
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Alagwawbj11Portions
Asuasa10NT
Bembabem10Complete
Bembebmb10Complete
Benabez10NT
Bendebdp10Portions
Bondeibou10Portions
Bunguwun10None
Burungebds10NT
Chichewanya10Complete
Chidigodig11NT
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Cutchi-Swahiliccl11Need?
Datoogatcc20NT
Dawidadav10Complete
Dhaisodhs11Need?
Dholuoluo10Complete
Doedoe10Need?
Ekegusiiguz10Complete
Englisheng10Complete
Fipafip10NT
Frenchfra10Complete
Gandalug10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Gikuyukik10Complete
Gogogog10Complete
Gorowagow10Need?
Greekell10Complete
Gujaratiguj11Complete
Gwenogwe10Need?
Hahaq10Portions
Hadzahts11Need?
Hangazahan10Portions
Hayahay10Complete
Heheheh10NT
Hindihin11Complete
Ikizuikz10Portions
Ikoma-Nata-Isenyentk10Portions
Iraqwirk10Complete
Isanzuisn10Need?
Jitajit10NT
Jobajob10None
Kabwacwa10Portions
Kacchikfr11NT
Kagulukki10NT
Kahehka10Need?
Kalangakck10NT
Kambakam10Complete
Kamikcu11Need?
Karareg10Need?
Kereweked10NT
Kimbukiv10Need?
Kingazga10NT
Kinyarwandakin20Complete
Kisankasakqh11Need?
Kisikiz10None
Konongokcz10None
Kuriakuj10NT
Kutukdc11NT
Kwayakya10Portions
Kwerecwe10NT
Lambyalai10NT
Langilag10Portions
Lugururuf10NT
Maasaimas41Complete
Machamejmc10NT
Machingamvw10Need?
Magomagmx10Need?
Makhuwa-Meettomgh10NT
Makondekde10NT
Makweymk11Need?
Malilamgq10Portions
Mambwe-Lungumgr10Complete
Mandamgs10NT
Matengomgv10None
Matumbimgw11Portions
Mbugumhd10Need?
Mbugwemgz10Portions
Mbungamgy10Need?
Mochiold10NT
Mpotompa10Portions
Mweramjh10Need?
Mweramwe10Portions
Ndalindh10Portions
Ndambandj10NT
Ndendeuledne10None
Ndengerekondg11Need?
Ndonde Hambanjd10Need?
Ngasansg11Need?
Ngindonnq10NT
Ngoningo10Portions
Ngoremengq10Portions
Ngulungp10NT
Nilambanim10NT
Nindinxi10Need?
Nyakyusa-Ngondenyy10Complete
Nyambonow10Need?
Nyamwangamwn10Complete
Nyamwezinym10NT
Nyankorenyn20Complete
Nyatururim10NT
Nyiha, Tanzanianih10NT
Nyika, Tanzaniankt10None
Pangwapbr10None
Pimbwepiw10Portions
Pogolopoy10NT
Portuguesepor10Complete
Punjabi, Easternpan11Complete
Romborof10None
Rufijirui10Need?
Rundirun10Complete
Rungwarnw10Need?
Rwarwk10NT
Safwasbk11Portions
Sagalasbm10Need?
Sandawesad10Portions
Sangusbp10Portions
Segejuseg11Need?
Shambalaksb10NT
Shubisuj10None
Sogaxog10Complete
Somalisom11Complete
Suba-Simbitissc10Portions
Sukumasuk10Complete
Sumbwasuw10Need?
Swahiliswh88Complete
Tanzanian Sign Languagetza10Portions
Tavetatvs10NT
Temisoz10Portions
Tongwetny10Need?
Vidundavid10NT
Vinzavin10Need?
Vunjovun10NT
Vwanjiwbi10Portions
Wandawbh10Need?
Yaoyao21Complete
Zanakizak10Portions
Zaramozaj11NT
Zigulaziw10NT
Zinzazin10Portions
Totals: 140 154 30   99 54 69 96 15
Data Notes
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People Selector:
Tanzania – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 11.1 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Tanzania – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Tanzania. Ministries in the Tanzania section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the East and Southern Africa section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
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Ministries in Tanzania   Ministries in East and Southern Africa
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Tanzania – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 59,024,000
Percent Urbanization 32 %
Total People Groups 154
Unreached People Groups 30
Region East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Swahili
Secondary National LanguageEnglish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 51.6%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 11.1%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.531 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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