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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Alagwa62,000Y0.02 %0.02 %1 IslamAlagwaP
Alagwa
M
Alagwa of Tanzania
T
Arab287,0000.60 %5.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Arab
M
Arab of Tanzania
T
Assa700Y0.30 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMaasai  T
Baganda64,00013.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityGandaP
Baganda
  
Bajuni26,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Bajuni
 T
Bemba5,90014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityBembaP
Bemba
 T
Bembe32,000Y17.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityBembeP
Bembe
  
Bena1,368,000Y17.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBenaP
Bena
M
Bena of Tanzania
T
Benamanga64,000Y3.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityBenamanga   
Bende59,000Y1.40 %45.00 %2 IslamBende   
Bondei108,000Y10.00 %32.00 %4 IslamBondei   
British10,0008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bungu110,000Y0.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBungu M
Bungu of Tanzania
T
Burungi42,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBurunge M
Burungi of Tanzania
T
Chagga1,268,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityMochiP
Chagga
  
Chingoni283,000Y17.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityChingoni M
Chingoni of Tanzania
T
Dabida Taita30,00011.00 %68.00 %5 ChristianityDawida M
Dabida Taita of Tanzania
 
Datooga15,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatoogaP
Datooga
M
Datooga of Tanzania
T
Datooga, Barabaig186,000Y4.00 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatoogaP
Datooga, Barabaig
M
Datooga, Barabaig of Tanzania
T
Deaf653,000Y54.07 %3 ChristianityTanzanian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dhaiso11,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamDhaisoP
Dhaiso
M
Dhaiso of Tanzania
T
Doe11,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 IslamDoeP
Doe
  
Fipa393,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityFipa   
French3,0001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
German15,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Gogo2,793,000Y19.00 %79.00 %5 ChristianityGogoP
Gogo
  
Goroa, Fiome109,000Y10.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityGorowa   
Greek37,0000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Gujarati545,0000.10 %0.50 %1 HinduismGujaratiP
Gujarati
M
Gujarati of Tanzania
T
Gujarati Creole92,000Y0.10 %3.00 %1 IslamCutchi-SwahiliP
Gujarati Creole
M
Gujarati Creole of Tanzania
T
Gusii70040.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityEkegusiiP
Gusii
  
Gweno4,200Y13.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityGweno   
Ha2,100,000Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityHa   
Hadzabi1,400Y1.90 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHadzaP
Hadzabi
M
Hadzabi of Tanzania
T
Han Chinese, Mandarin113,0004.00 %7.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Hangaza457,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityHangaza   
Haya, Ziba2,493,000Y21.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityHayaP
Haya, Ziba
  
Hehe1,563,000Y20.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityHeheP
Hehe
  
Hima15,00012.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityNyankoreP
Hima
  
Hindi75,0000.10 %0.40 %1 HinduismHindiP
Hindi
 T
Hutu, Rundi708,00020.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityRundiP
Hutu, Rundi
  
Hutu, Rwandese56,00017.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwandaP
Hutu, Rwandese
  
Ikizu104,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkizu   
Ikoma, Nata67,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityIkoma-Nata-Isenye   
Iramba, Nyilamba887,000Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNilamba   
Iraqw, Mbulu956,000Y12.00 %41.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIraqwP
Iraqw, Mbulu
  
Isanzu99,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIsanzu M
Isanzu of Tanzania
T
Jew, Swahili-speaking500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSwahili  T
Jita384,000Y8.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJita   
Kabwa22,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKabwa   
Kachchi75,0000.10 %1.00 %1 HinduismKacchiP
Kachchi
M
Kachchi of Tanzania
T
Kagulu, Northern Sagara435,000Y12.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaguluP
Kagulu, Northern Sagara
M
Kagulu, Northern Sagara of Tanzania
T
Kahe8,200Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityKahe   
Kalanga18,00014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKalangaP
Kalanga
  
Kamba13,00015.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKambaP
Kamba
 T
Kami35,000Y0.58 %0.58 %1 IslamKamiP
Kami
M
Kami of Tanzania
T
Kara, Regi262,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaraP
Kara, Regi
M
Kara, Regi of Tanzania
T
Kerewe304,000Y14.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKereweP
Kerewe
M
Kerewe of Tanzania
T
Kikuyu29,00015.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityGikuyuP
Kikuyu
  
Kimbu, Yanzi238,000Y13.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityKimbu   
Kinga275,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityKinga  T
Kisankasa14,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKisankasa  T
Kisi20,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKisi   
Konongo155,000Y13.00 %71.00 %5 ChristianityKonongoP
Konongo
  
Kuria797,000Y15.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityKuriaP
Kuria
 T
Kutu137,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamKutuP
Kutu
M
Kutu of Tanzania
T
Kwaya214,000Y9.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwaya   
Kwere306,000Y8.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwereP
Kwere
M
Kwere of Tanzania
T
Lambya, Rambia122,000Y13.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityLambyaP
Lambya, Rambia
  
Luguru, Ruguru1,432,000Y14.00 %61.00 %5 ChristianityLuguru   
Luo254,000Y15.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityDholuoP
Luo
  
Maasai430,000Y10.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai
M
Maasai of Tanzania
T
Maasai, Arusha313,000Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Arusha
  
Maasai, Baraguyu790,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Baraguyu
  
Machambe774,000Y18.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMachame   
Machinga110,000Y2.00 %13.00 %2 IslamMachingaP
Machinga
 T
Magoma18,000Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityMagoma   
Makonde1,968,000Y6.00 %9.00 %4 IslamMakondeP
Makonde
M
Makonde of Tanzania
T
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto710,000Y4.00 %8.00 %4 IslamMakhuwa-MeettoP
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
 T
Makwe20,000Y0.50 %2.00 %1 IslamMakweP
Makwe
M
Makwe of Tanzania
T
Malila128,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMalila   
Mambwe-Lungu606,000Y14.00 %43.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMambwe-LunguP
Mambwe-Lungu
  
Manda44,000Y11.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityManda   
Matengo457,000Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityMatengo   
Matumbi295,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamMatumbiP
Matumbi
M
Matumbi of Tanzania
T
Mbugwe51,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbugwe M
Mbugwe of Tanzania
T
Mbunga88,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbunga   
Meru, Rwo274,000Y18.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityRwa   
Mijikenda, Digo268,000Y0.40 %0.50 %1 IslamChidigoP
Mijikenda, Digo
M
Mijikenda, Digo of Tanzania
T
Mpoto, Nyasa97,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityMpoto  T
Mwera958,000Y9.00 %31.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera
 T
Mwera, Nyasa12,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera, Nyasa
  
Ndali457,000Y14.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNdaliP
Ndali
 T
Ndamba167,000Y11.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNdambaP
Ndamba
  
Ndendeule208,000Y8.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNdendeule   
Ndengereko93,000Y0.70 %2.00 %1 IslamNdengerekoP
Ndengereko
M
Ndengereko of Tanzania
T
Ndonde Hamba28,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamNdonde Hamba   
Ndwewe32,000Y48.00 %2 ChristianityNdwewe   
Ngindo671,000Y3.00 %22.00 %4 IslamNgindo M
Ngindo of Tanzania
 
Nguruimi102,000Y15.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNgoreme   
Nguu403,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamNgulu   
Nindi200Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNindi   
Nyakyusa, Ngonde1,574,000Y19.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityNyakyusa-NgondeP
Nyakyusa, Ngonde
  
Nyambo, Ragwe785,000Y12.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyambo   
Nyamwanga265,000Y12.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNyamwangaP
Nyamwanga
  
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe1,921,000Y8.00 %34.00 %4 IslamNyamweziP
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
  
Nyanja, Chewa51,00014.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityChichewaP
Nyanja, Chewa
  
Nyankore22,00014.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityNyankoreP
Nyankore
  
Nyiha, Tanzania471,000Y17.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyiha, TanzaniaP
Nyiha, Tanzania
M
Nyiha, Tanzania of Tanzania
T
Nyika, Tanzania41,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamNyika, TanzaniaP
Nyika, Tanzania
  
Pangwa190,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityPangwa  T
Pare, Asu1,042,000Y12.00 %40.00 %5 IslamAsuP
Pare, Asu
  
Pimbwe88,000Y0.05 %80.00 %3 ChristianityPimbwe   
Pogoro563,000Y13.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityPogolo   
Portuguese1,4003.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Punjabi75,0000.20 %1.00 %1 Other / SmallPunjabi, EasternP
Punjabi
 T
Rangi745,000Y7.00 %20.00 %4 IslamLangiP
Rangi
M
Rangi of Tanzania
T
Rombo224,000Y2.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityRombo   
Rufiji610,000Y1.50 %9.00 %2 IslamRufijiP
Rufiji
 T
Rungwa55,000Y0.10 %74.00 %3 ChristianityRungwa   
Ruwila6,100Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityRuwila   
Safwa481,000Y2.00 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSafwaP
Safwa
M
Safwa of Tanzania
T
Sagara241,000Y11.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSagala   
Sandawe83,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSandaweP
Sandawe
M
Sandawe of Tanzania
T
Sangu228,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSangu M
Sangu of Tanzania
T
Segeju22,000Y0.02 %0.03 %1 IslamSegejuP
Segeju
M
Segeju of Tanzania
T
Shambala1,356,000Y14.00 %45.00 %5 IslamShambala   
Shirazi705,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Shirazi
M
Shirazi of Tanzania
T
Shubi109,000Y18.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityShubi   
Soga6,00011.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianitySogaP
Soga
M
Soga of Tanzania
T
Somali75,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSomaliP
Somali
M
Somali of Tanzania
T
Suba-Simbiti164,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySuba-SimbitiP
Suba-Simbiti
  
Subi116,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 IslamSubi   
Sukuma10,945,000Y12.00 %50.00 %5 ChristianitySukumaP
Sukuma
 T
Sumbwa582,000Y5.00 %32.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSumbwa M
Sumbwa of Tanzania
T
Swahili86,000Y0.80 %1.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili
M
Swahili of Tanzania
T
Swahili, Pemba56,000Y0.20 %0.30 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Pemba
M
Swahili, Pemba of Tanzania
 
Swahili, Tumbatu93,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Tumbatu
M
Swahili, Tumbatu of Tanzania
T
Swahili, Zanzibari746,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Zanzibari
M
Swahili, Zanzibari of Tanzania
T
Taveta7,5002.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityTavetaP
Taveta
 T
Temi60,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTemiP
Temi
M
Temi of Tanzania
T
Tongwe66,000Y1.10 %20.00 %2 IslamTongwe  T
Turu, Nyaturu1,159,000Y16.00 %82.00 %5 ChristianityNyaturu   
Tutsi103,00018.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwandaP
Tutsi
  
Va-Ma'a71,000Y3.50 %10.00 %4 IslamMbuguP
Va-Ma'a
 T
Vidunda14,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityVidundaP
Vidunda
M
Vidunda of Tanzania
T
Vinza30,000Y0.10 %40.00 %2 IslamVinza   
Vunjo746,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityVunjo   
Wanda73,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityWanda M
Wanda of Tanzania
T
Wanji55,000Y12.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsVwanji  T
Yao775,000Y1.20 %2.00 %1 IslamYaoP
Yao
M
Yao of Tanzania
T
Zanaki188,000Y19.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityZanaki   
Zaramo1,369,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamZaramoP
Zaramo
M
Zaramo of Tanzania
T
Zigua885,000Y5.00 %9.00 %4 IslamZigulaP
Zigua
 T
Zinza420,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZinzaP
Zinza
M
Zinza of Tanzania
T
Zyoba7,300Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJoba   
Total People Groups:   156 65,356,000 129     29      92 49 73
Unclassified / Other Individuals 142,000  
UN Country Population (2022) 65,498,000  
Other reported groups:  3  
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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 29 18.6 % 6,521,000 10.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 10 6.4 % 1,058,000 1.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 8 5.1 % 1,178,000 1.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 47 30.1 % 16,220,000 24.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 62 39.7 % 40,380,000 61.8 %
Totals 156   65,356,000  


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.***
 

Alagwa
62,000


Arab
287,000


Baganda
64,000


Bajuni
26,000


Bemba
5,900


Bembe
32,000


Bena
1,368,000


British
10,000


Chagga
1,268,000


Datooga
15,000


Datooga, Barabaig
186,000


Deaf
653,000


Dhaiso
11,000


Doe
11,000


French
3,000


German
15,000


Gogo
2,793,000


Greek
37,000


Gujarati
545,000


Gujarati Creole
92,000


Gusii
700


Hadzabi
1,400


Han Chinese, Mandarin
113,000


Haya, Ziba
2,493,000


Hehe
1,563,000


Hima
15,000


Hindi
75,000


Hutu, Rundi
708,000


Hutu, Rwandese
56,000


Iraqw, Mbulu
956,000


Kachchi
75,000


Kagulu, Northern Sagara
435,000


Kalanga
18,000


Kamba
13,000


Kami
35,000


Kara, Regi
262,000


Kerewe
304,000


Kikuyu
29,000


Konongo
155,000


Kuria
797,000


Kutu
137,000


Kwere
306,000


Lambya, Rambia
122,000


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Luo
254,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Maasai
430,000


Maasai, Arusha
313,000


Maasai, Baraguyu
790,000


Machinga
110,000


Makonde
1,968,000


Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
710,000


Makwe
20,000


Mambwe-Lungu
606,000


Matumbi
295,000


Mijikenda, Digo
268,000


Mwera
958,000


Mwera, Nyasa
12,000


Ndali
457,000


Ndamba
167,000


Ndengereko
93,000


Nyakyusa, Ngonde
1,574,000


Nyamwanga
265,000


Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
1,921,000


Nyanja, Chewa
51,000


Nyankore
22,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nyiha, Tanzania
471,000


Nyika, Tanzania
41,000


Pare, Asu
1,042,000


Portuguese
1,400


Punjabi
75,000


Rangi
745,000


Rufiji
610,000


Safwa
481,000


Sandawe
83,000


Segeju
22,000


Shirazi
705,000


Soga
6,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Somali
75,000


Suba-Simbiti
164,000


Sukuma
10,945,000


Swahili
86,000


Swahili, Pemba
56,000


Swahili, Tumbatu
93,000


Swahili, Zanzibari
746,000


Taveta
7,500


Temi
60,000


Tutsi
103,000


Va-Ma'a
71,000


Vidunda
14,000


Yao
775,000


Zaramo
1,369,000


Zigua
885,000


Zinza
420,000

Tanzania People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Tanzania – Languages
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Language
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# Peoples
Primary
Language
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Primary
Language
Bible
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Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Alagwawbj11Portions
Asuasa10NT
Bembabem10Complete
Bembebmb10Complete
Benabez10NT
Benamangaegm10Trans Started
Bendebdp10Portions
Bondeibou10Portions
Bunguwun10Portions
Burungebds10NT
Chichewanya10Complete
Chidigodig11Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chingonixnj10NT
Cutchi-Swahiliccl11Trans Started
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-Isenyentk10NT
Iraqwirk10Complete
Isanzuisn10Trans Started
Jitajit10NT
Jobajob10Portions
Kabwacwa10NT
Kacchikfr11NT
Kagulukki10NT
Kahehka10Trans Started
Kalangakck10Complete
Kambakam10Complete
Kamikcu11Unspecified
Karareg10Unspecified
Kereweked10NT
Kimbukiv10Trans Started
Kingazga10NT
Kinyarwandakin20Complete
Kisankasakqh11Unspecified
Kisikiz10Portions
Konongokcz10Portions
Kuriakuj10Complete
Kutukdc11NT
Kwayakya10Portions
Kwerecwe10Complete
Lambyalai10NT
Langilag10Portions
Lugururuf10NT
Maasaimas41Complete
Machamejmc10Complete
Machingamvw10Unspecified
Magomagmx10Trans Started
Makhuwa-Meettomgh10NT
Makondekde10NT
Makweymk11Trans Needed
Malilamgq10NT
Mambwe-Lungumgr10Complete
Mandamgs10NT
Matengomgv10Portions
Matumbimgw11Portions
Mbugumhd10Unspecified
Mbugwemgz10Portions
Mbungamgy10Trans Started
Mochiold10Complete
Mpotompa10Portions
Mweramjh10Trans Started
Mweramwe10NT
Ndalindh10NT
Ndambandj10NT
Ndendeuledne10Portions
Ndengerekondg11Unspecified
Ndonde Hambanjd10Trans Started
Ndwewenww10Trans Started
Ngindonnq10NT
Ngoremengq10Portions
Ngulungp10NT
Nilambanim10NT
Nindinxi10Unspecified
Nyakyusa-Ngondenyy10Complete
Nyambonow10Trans Started
Nyamwangamwn10Complete
Nyamwezinym10NT
Nyankorenyn20Complete
Nyatururim10NT
Nyiha, Tanzanianih10NT
Nyika, Tanzaniankt10Trans Started
Pangwapbr10Portions
Pimbwepiw10Portions
Pogolopoy10NT
Portuguesepor10Complete
Punjabi, Easternpan11Complete
Romborof10Trans Needed
Rufijirui10Trans Needed
Rundirun10Complete
Rungwarnw10Trans Started
Ruwilarwl10Portions
Rwarwk10NT
Safwasbk11NT
Sagalasbm10Trans Started
Sandawesad10Portions
Sangusbp10NT
Segejuseg11Unspecified
Shambalaksb10NT
Shubisuj10Trans Started
Sogaxog10Complete
Somalisom11Complete
Suba-Simbitissc10NT
Subixsj10Trans Started
Sukumasuk10Complete
Sumbwasuw10Trans Started
Swahiliswh88Complete
Tanzanian Sign Languagetza10Portions
Tavetatvs10NT
Temisoz10Portions
Tongwetny10Trans Started
Vidundavid10NT
Vinzavin10Trans Started
Vunjovun10Complete
Vwanjiwbi10NT
Wandawbh10Trans Started
Yaoyao11Complete
Zanakizak10Portions
Zaramozaj11NT
Zigulaziw10NT
Zinzazin10Portions
Totals: 143 156 29   107 69 95 96 17
Data Notes
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People Selector:
Tanzania – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 11.0 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
% 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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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Data Sources
 
People Selector:
Tanzania – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 65,356,000
Percent Urbanization 34 %
Total People Groups 156
Unreached People Groups 29
Region Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Swahili
Secondary National LanguageEnglish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 51.0%  [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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