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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Alagwa57,000Y0.02 %0.02 %1 IslamAlagwa M
Alagwa of Tanzania
T
Arab65,0000.60 %5.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Arab
 T
Arab, Omani197,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Arab, Omani
  
Assa700Y0.30 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMaasai  T
Baganda58,00013.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityGandaP
Baganda
  
Bajuni24,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Bajuni
 T
Bemba5,30014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityBembaP
Bemba
 T
Bembe30,000Y17.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityBembeP
Bembe
  
Bena1,248,000Y17.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBenaP
Bena
M
Bena of Tanzania
T
Bende54,000Y1.40 %45.00 %2 IslamBende   
Bondei99,000Y10.00 %32.00 %4 IslamBondei   
British9,3008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bungu100,000Y0.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBungu M
Bungu of Tanzania
T
Burungi38,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBurunge M
Burungi of Tanzania
T
Chagga1,156,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityMochiP
Chagga
  
Dabida Taita28,00011.00 %68.00 %5 ChristianityDawida M
Dabida Taita of Tanzania
 
Datooga14,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatooga M
Datooga of Tanzania
T
Datooga, Barabaig170,000Y4.00 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatoogaP
Datooga, Barabaig
M
Datooga, Barabaig of Tanzania
T
Deaf596,000Y54.07 %3 ChristianityTanzanian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dhaiso9,700Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamDhaiso M
Dhaiso of Tanzania
T
Doe10,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 IslamDoeP
Doe
  
Fipa358,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityFipa   
French2,7001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
German13,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Gogo2,547,000Y19.00 %79.00 %5 ChristianityGogo   
Goroa, Fiome99,000Y10.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityGorowa   
Greek34,0000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Gujarati497,0000.10 %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   
Ha1,915,000Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityHa   
Hadzabi1,200Y1.90 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHadzaP
Hadzabi
M
Hadzabi of Tanzania
T
Han Chinese, Mandarin103,0004.00 %7.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Hangaza417,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityHangaza   
Haya, Ziba2,274,000Y21.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityHaya   
Hehe1,425,000Y20.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityHeheP
Hehe
  
Hima14,00012.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityNyankore   
Hindi68,0000.10 %0.40 %1 HinduismHindiP
Hindi
 T
Hutu, Rundi646,00020.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityRundi   
Hutu, Rwandese51,00017.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwandaP
Hutu, Rwandese
  
Ikizu95,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkizu   
Ikoma, Nata61,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityIkoma-Nata-Isenye   
Iramba, Nyilamba809,000Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNilamba   
Iraqw, Mbulu872,000Y12.00 %41.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIraqwP
Iraqw, Mbulu
  
Isanzu90,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIsanzu M
Isanzu of Tanzania
T
Jew, Swahili-speaking500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSwahili  T
Jita350,000Y8.00 %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 Sagara397,000Y12.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaguluP
Kagulu, Northern Sagara
M
Kagulu, Northern Sagara of Tanzania
T
Kahe7,500Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityKahe   
Kalanga16,00014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKalangaP
Kalanga
  
Kamba12,00015.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKambaP
Kamba
 T
Kami32,000Y0.70 %5.00 %1 IslamKami M
Kami of Tanzania
T
Kara, Regi239,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaraP
Kara, Regi
M
Kara, Regi of Tanzania
T
Kerewe278,000Y14.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKereweP
Kerewe
M
Kerewe of Tanzania
T
Kikuyu26,00015.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityGikuyuP
Kikuyu
  
Kimbu, Yanzi217,000Y13.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityKimbu   
Kinga251,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityKinga  T
Kisankasa13,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKisankasa  T
Kisi18,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKisi   
Konongo142,000Y13.00 %71.00 %5 ChristianityKonongo   
Kuria727,000Y15.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityKuriaP
Kuria
 T
Kutu125,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamKutu M
Kutu of Tanzania
T
Kwaya195,000Y9.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwaya   
Kwere279,000Y8.00 %22.00 %4 IslamKwereP
Kwere
M
Kwere of Tanzania
T
Lambya, Rambia111,000Y13.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityLambyaP
Lambya, Rambia
  
Luguru, Ruguru1,306,000Y14.00 %61.00 %5 ChristianityLuguru   
Luo232,000Y15.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityDholuoP
Luo
  
Maasai392,000Y10.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai
M
Maasai of Tanzania
T
Maasai, Arusha286,000Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Arusha
  
Maasai, Baraguyu720,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Baraguyu
  
Machambe705,000Y18.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMachame   
Machinga100,000Y2.00 %13.00 %2 IslamMachingaP
Machinga
 T
Magoma16,000Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityMagoma   
Makonde1,795,000Y6.00 %9.00 %4 IslamMakondeP
Makonde
M
Makonde of Tanzania
T
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto648,000Y4.00 %8.00 %4 IslamMakhuwa-MeettoP
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
 T
Makwe18,000Y0.50 %2.00 %1 IslamMakweP
Makwe
M
Makwe of Tanzania
T
Malila116,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMalila   
Mambwe-Lungu553,000Y14.00 %43.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMambwe-LunguP
Mambwe-Lungu
  
Manda40,000Y11.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityManda   
Matengo417,000Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityMatengo   
Matumbi269,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamMatumbiP
Matumbi
M
Matumbi of Tanzania
T
Mbugwe47,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbugwe M
Mbugwe of Tanzania
T
Mbunga81,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbunga   
Meru, Rwo250,000Y18.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityRwa   
Mijikenda, Digo245,000Y0.40 %0.50 %1 IslamChidigoP
Mijikenda, Digo
M
Mijikenda, Digo of Tanzania
T
Mpoto, Nyasa88,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityMpoto  T
Mwera874,000Y9.00 %31.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera
 T
Mwera, Nyasa11,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera, Nyasa
  
Ndali417,000Y14.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNdali  T
Ndamba153,000Y11.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNdambaP
Ndamba
  
Ndendeule190,000Y8.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNdendeule   
Ndengereko85,000Y0.70 %2.00 %1 IslamNdengerekoP
Ndengereko
M
Ndengereko of Tanzania
T
Ndonde Hamba25,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamNdonde Hamba   
Ngindo612,000Y3.00 %22.00 %4 IslamNgindo M
Ngindo of Tanzania
 
Ngoni472,000Y17.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNgoni M
Ngoni of Tanzania
T
Nguruimi93,000Y15.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNgoreme   
Nguu367,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamNgulu   
Nindi200Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNindi   
Nyakyusa, Ngonde1,435,000Y19.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityNyakyusa-NgondeP
Nyakyusa, Ngonde
  
Nyambo, Ragwe716,000Y12.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyambo   
Nyamwanga242,000Y12.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNyamwangaP
Nyamwanga
  
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe1,752,000Y8.00 %34.00 %4 IslamNyamweziP
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
  
Nyanja, Chewa47,00014.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityChichewaP
Nyanja, Chewa
 T
Nyankore20,00014.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityNyankoreP
Nyankore
  
Nyiha, Tanzania430,000Y17.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyiha, TanzaniaP
Nyiha, Tanzania
M
Nyiha, Tanzania of Tanzania
T
Nyika, Tanzania38,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamNyika, TanzaniaP
Nyika, Tanzania
  
Ongamo, Ngasa8,100Y1.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNgasa  T
Pangwa173,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityPangwa  T
Pare, Asu951,000Y12.00 %40.00 %5 IslamAsuP
Pare, Asu
  
Pimbwe81,000Y0.05 %80.00 %3 ChristianityPimbwe   
Pogoro514,000Y13.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityPogolo   
Portuguese1,3003.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Punjabi68,0000.20 %1.00 %1 Other / SmallPunjabi, EasternP
Punjabi
 T
Rangi680,000Y7.00 %20.00 %4 IslamLangiP
Rangi
M
Rangi of Tanzania
T
Rombo204,000Y2.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityRombo   
Rufiji556,000Y1.50 %9.00 %2 IslamRufijiP
Rufiji
 T
Rungwa50,000Y0.10 %74.00 %3 ChristianityRungwa   
Safwa439,000Y2.00 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSafwa M
Safwa of Tanzania
T
Sagara219,000Y11.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSagala   
Sandawe76,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSandaweP
Sandawe
M
Sandawe of Tanzania
T
Sangu208,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSangu M
Sangu of Tanzania
T
Segeju20,000Y0.02 %0.03 %1 IslamSegejuP
Segeju
M
Segeju of Tanzania
T
Shambala1,237,000Y14.00 %45.00 %5 IslamShambala   
Shirazi643,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Shirazi
M
Shirazi of Tanzania
T
Shubi99,000Y18.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityShubi   
Soga5,40011.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianitySogaP
Soga
M
Soga of Tanzania
T
Somali68,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSomaliP
Somali
 T
Suba-Simbiti149,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySuba-SimbitiP
Suba-Simbiti
  
Subi106,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 IslamSubi   
Sukuma9,884,000Y12.00 %50.00 %5 ChristianitySukumaP
Sukuma
 T
Sumbwa530,000Y5.00 %32.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSumbwa M
Sumbwa of Tanzania
T
Swahili759,000Y0.80 %1.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili
M
Swahili of Tanzania
T
Swahili, Pemba51,000Y0.20 %0.30 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Pemba
  
Swahili, Tumbatu85,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Tumbatu
 T
Swahili, Zanzibari14,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Zanzibari
 T
Taveta6,8002.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityTavetaP
Taveta
 T
Temi55,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTemiP
Temi
M
Temi of Tanzania
T
Tongwe60,000Y1.10 %20.00 %2 IslamTongwe  T
Turu, Nyaturu1,057,000Y16.00 %82.00 %5 ChristianityNyaturu   
Tutsi94,00018.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwanda   
Va-Ma'a65,000Y3.50 %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   
Vunjo680,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityVunjo   
Wanda67,000Y8.00 %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, Muslim614,000Y1.20 %2.00 %1 IslamYaoP
Yao, Muslim
M
Yao, Muslim of Tanzania
T
Zanaki172,000Y19.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityZanaki   
Zaramo1,249,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamZaramoP
Zaramo
M
Zaramo of Tanzania
T
Zigua807,000Y5.00 %9.00 %4 IslamZigulaP
Zigua
 T
Zinza383,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZinzaP
Zinza
M
Zinza of Tanzania
T
Zyoba6,600Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJoba   
Total People Groups:   156 59,654,000 128     31      80 44 75
Unclassified / Other Individuals 80,000  
UN Country Population (2020) 59,734,000  
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 31 19.9 % 5,877,000 9.9 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 5.8 % 936,000 1.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 8 5.1 % 1,075,000 1.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 46 29.5 % 14,820,000 24.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 62 39.7 % 36,946,000 61.9 %
Totals 156   59,654,000  


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
65,000


Arab, Omani
197,000


Baganda
58,000


Bajuni
24,000


Bemba
5,300


Bembe
30,000


Bena
1,248,000


British
9,300


Chagga
1,156,000


Datooga, Barabaig
170,000


Deaf
596,000


Doe
10,000


French
2,700


German
13,000


Greek
34,000


Gujarati
497,000


Gujarati Creole
84,000


Gusii
600


Hadzabi
1,200


Han Chinese, Mandarin
103,000


Hehe
1,425,000


Hindi
68,000


Hutu, Rwandese
51,000


Iraqw, Mbulu
872,000


Kachchi, Asian
68,000


Kagulu, Northern Sagara
397,000


Kalanga
16,000


Kamba
12,000


Kara, Regi
239,000


Kerewe
278,000


Kikuyu
26,000


Kuria
727,000


Kwere
279,000


Lambya, Rambia
111,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Luo
232,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Maasai
392,000


Maasai, Arusha
286,000


Maasai, Baraguyu
720,000


Machinga
100,000


Makonde
1,795,000


Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
648,000


Makwe
18,000


Mambwe-Lungu
553,000


Matumbi
269,000


Mijikenda, Digo
245,000


Mwera
874,000


Mwera, Nyasa
11,000


Ndamba
153,000


Ndengereko
85,000


Nyakyusa, Ngonde
1,435,000


Nyamwanga
242,000


Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
1,752,000


Nyanja, Chewa
47,000


Nyankore
20,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nyiha, Tanzania
430,000


Nyika, Tanzania
38,000


Pare, Asu
951,000


Portuguese
1,300


Punjabi
68,000


Rangi
680,000


Rufiji
556,000


Sandawe
76,000


Segeju
20,000


Shirazi
643,000


Soga
5,400


Somali
68,000


Suba-Simbiti
149,000


Sukuma
9,884,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Swahili
759,000


Swahili, Pemba
51,000


Swahili, Tumbatu
85,000


Swahili, Zanzibari
14,000


Taveta
6,800


Temi
55,000


Va-Ma'a
65,000


Vidunda
12,000


Yao, Muslim
614,000


Zaramo
1,249,000


Zigua
807,000


Zinza
383,000

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
Bunguwun10Portions
Burungebds10NT
Chichewanya10Complete
Chidigodig11NT
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Cutchi-Swahiliccl11Trans Needed
Datoogatcc20Complete
Dawidadav10Complete
Dhaisodhs11Unspecified
Dholuoluo10Complete
Doedoe10Trans Started
Ekegusiiguz10Complete
Englisheng10Complete
Fipafip10NT
Frenchfra10Complete
Gandalug10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Gikuyukik10Complete
Gogogog10Complete
Gorowagow10Unspecified
Greekell10Complete
Gujaratiguj11Complete
Gwenogwe10Unspecified
Hahaq10Portions
Hadzahts11Trans Started
Hangazahan10Portions
Hayahay10Complete
Heheheh10NT
Hindihin11Complete
Ikizuikz10Portions
Ikoma-Nata-Isenyentk10Portions
Iraqwirk10Complete
Isanzuisn10Trans Started
Jitajit10NT
Jobajob10Trans Started
Kabwacwa10Portions
Kacchikfr11NT
Kagulukki10NT
Kahehka10Trans Needed
Kalangakck10Complete
Kambakam10Complete
Kamikcu11Trans Started
Karareg10Unspecified
Kereweked10NT
Kimbukiv10Trans Needed
Kingazga10NT
Kinyarwandakin20Complete
Kisankasakqh11Unspecified
Kisikiz10Trans Started
Konongokcz10Trans Started
Kuriakuj10NT
Kutukdc11NT
Kwayakya10Portions
Kwerecwe10Complete
Lambyalai10NT
Langilag10Portions
Lugururuf10NT
Maasaimas41Complete
Machamejmc10Complete
Machingamvw10Unspecified
Magomagmx10Trans Needed
Makhuwa-Meettomgh10Complete
Makondekde10NT
Makweymk11Trans Started
Malilamgq10Portions
Mambwe-Lungumgr10Complete
Mandamgs10NT
Matengomgv10Portions
Matumbimgw11Portions
Mbugumhd10Unspecified
Mbugwemgz10Portions
Mbungamgy10Trans Started
Mochiold10NT
Mpotompa10Portions
Mweramjh10Trans Started
Mweramwe10Portions
Ndalindh10Portions
Ndambandj10NT
Ndendeuledne10Portions
Ndengerekondg11Unspecified
Ndonde Hambanjd10Trans Started
Ngasansg11Unspecified
Ngindonnq10NT
Ngoningo10Portions
Ngoremengq10Portions
Ngulungp10NT
Nilambanim10NT
Nindinxi10Unspecified
Nyakyusa-Ngondenyy10Complete
Nyambonow10Trans Needed
Nyamwangamwn10Complete
Nyamwezinym10NT
Nyankorenyn20Complete
Nyatururim10NT
Nyiha, Tanzanianih10NT
Nyika, Tanzaniankt10Trans Needed
Pangwapbr10Portions
Pimbwepiw10Portions
Pogolopoy10NT
Portuguesepor10Complete
Punjabi, Easternpan11Complete
Romborof10Trans Needed
Rufijirui10Trans Needed
Rundirun10Complete
Rungwarnw10Trans Needed
Rwarwk10NT
Safwasbk11Portions
Sagalasbm10Trans Started
Sandawesad10Portions
Sangusbp10Portions
Segejuseg11Unspecified
Shambalaksb10NT
Shubisuj10Trans Started
Sogaxog10Complete
Somalisom11Complete
Suba-Simbitissc10Portions
Subixsj10Trans Needed
Sukumasuk10Complete
Sumbwasuw10Trans Needed
Swahiliswh99Complete
Tanzanian Sign Languagetza10Portions
Tavetatvs10NT
Temisoz10Portions
Tongwetny10Trans Needed
Vidundavid10NT
Vinzavin10Trans Needed
Vunjovun10Complete
Vwanjiwbi10NT
Wandawbh10Trans Needed
Yaoyao21Complete
Zanakizak10Portions
Zaramozaj11NT
Zigulaziw10NT
Zinzazin10Portions
Totals: 141 156 31   103 54 84 96 15
Data Notes
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Tanzania – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 11.0 %
(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 Africa, East and Southern 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.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Tanzania   Ministries in Africa, East and Southern
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Tanzania – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 59,654,000
Percent Urbanization 34 %
Total People Groups 156
Unreached People Groups 31
Region Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Swahili
Secondary National LanguageEnglish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 51.3%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 11.0%  [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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