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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Alagwa58,000Y0.02 %0.02 %1 IslamAlagwaP
Alagwa
M
Alagwa of Tanzania
T
Arab270,0000.60 %5.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Arab
 T
Assa700Y0.30 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMaasai  T
Baganda60,00013.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityGandaP
Baganda
  
Bajuni24,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Bajuni
 T
Bemba5,50014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityBembaP
Bemba
 T
Bembe30,000Y17.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityBembeP
Bembe
  
Bena1,285,000Y17.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBenaP
Bena
M
Bena of Tanzania
T
Bende55,000Y1.40 %45.00 %2 IslamBende   
Bondei102,000Y10.00 %32.00 %4 IslamBondei   
British9,6008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bungu103,000Y0.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBungu M
Bungu of Tanzania
T
Burungi39,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBurunge M
Burungi of Tanzania
T
Chagga1,190,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityMochiP
Chagga
  
Chingoni266,000Y17.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityChingoni M
Chingoni of Tanzania
T
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, Barabaig175,000Y4.00 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDatoogaP
Datooga, Barabaig
M
Datooga, Barabaig of Tanzania
T
Deaf613,000Y54.07 %3 ChristianityTanzanian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Dhaiso10,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamDhaiso M
Dhaiso of Tanzania
T
Doe10,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 IslamDoeP
Doe
  
Fipa369,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityFipa   
French2,8001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
German14,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Gogo2,622,000Y19.00 %79.00 %5 ChristianityGogoP
Gogo
  
Goroa, Fiome102,000Y10.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityGorowa   
Greek35,0000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Gujarati512,0000.10 %0.50 %1 HinduismGujaratiP
Gujarati
M
Gujarati of Tanzania
T
Gujarati Creole87,000Y0.10 %3.00 %1 IslamCutchi-SwahiliP
Gujarati Creole
 T
Gusii70040.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityEkegusiiP
Gusii
  
Gweno3,900Y13.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityGweno   
Ha1,971,000Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityHa   
Hadzabi1,300Y1.90 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHadzaP
Hadzabi
M
Hadzabi of Tanzania
T
Han Chinese, Mandarin106,0004.00 %7.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Hangaza429,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityHangaza   
Haya, Ziba2,341,000Y21.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityHaya   
Hehe1,467,000Y20.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityHeheP
Hehe
  
Hima14,00012.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityNyankore   
Hindi70,0000.10 %0.40 %1 HinduismHindiP
Hindi
 T
Hutu, Rundi665,00020.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityRundiP
Hutu, Rundi
  
Hutu, Rwandese53,00017.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwandaP
Hutu, Rwandese
  
Ikizu98,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkizu   
Ikoma, Nata63,000Y15.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityIkoma-Nata-Isenye   
Iramba, Nyilamba833,000Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNilamba   
Iraqw, Mbulu898,000Y12.00 %41.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIraqwP
Iraqw, Mbulu
  
Isanzu93,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIsanzu M
Isanzu of Tanzania
T
Jew, Swahili-speaking500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSwahili  T
Jita361,000Y8.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJita   
Kabwa21,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKabwa   
Kachchi, Asian70,0000.10 %1.00 %1 HinduismKacchiP
Kachchi, Asian
M
Kachchi, Asian of Tanzania
T
Kagulu, Northern Sagara408,000Y12.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaguluP
Kagulu, Northern Sagara
M
Kagulu, Northern Sagara of Tanzania
T
Kahe7,700Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityKahe   
Kalanga17,00014.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKalangaP
Kalanga
  
Kamba13,00015.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKambaP
Kamba
 T
Kami33,000Y0.20 %2.00 %1 IslamKamiP
Kami
M
Kami of Tanzania
T
Kara, Regi246,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaraP
Kara, Regi
M
Kara, Regi of Tanzania
T
Kerewe286,000Y14.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKereweP
Kerewe
M
Kerewe of Tanzania
T
Kikuyu27,00015.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityGikuyuP
Kikuyu
  
Kimbu, Yanzi223,000Y13.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityKimbu   
Kinga258,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityKinga  T
Kisankasa13,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKisankasa  T
Kisi19,000Y10.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKisi   
Konongo146,000Y13.00 %71.00 %5 ChristianityKonongo   
Kuria749,000Y15.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityKuriaP
Kuria
 T
Kutu129,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamKutu M
Kutu of Tanzania
T
Kwaya201,000Y9.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwaya   
Kwere288,000Y8.00 %22.00 %4 IslamKwereP
Kwere
M
Kwere of Tanzania
T
Lambya, Rambia114,000Y13.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityLambyaP
Lambya, Rambia
  
Luguru, Ruguru1,344,000Y14.00 %61.00 %5 ChristianityLuguru   
Luo239,000Y15.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityDholuoP
Luo
  
Maasai404,000Y10.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai
M
Maasai of Tanzania
T
Maasai, Arusha294,000Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Arusha
  
Maasai, Baraguyu741,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMaasaiP
Maasai, Baraguyu
  
Machambe726,000Y18.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMachame   
Machinga103,000Y2.00 %13.00 %2 IslamMachingaP
Machinga
 T
Magoma17,000Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityMagoma   
Makonde1,848,000Y6.00 %9.00 %4 IslamMakondeP
Makonde
M
Makonde of Tanzania
T
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto667,000Y4.00 %8.00 %4 IslamMakhuwa-MeettoP
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
 T
Makwe18,000Y0.50 %2.00 %1 IslamMakweP
Makwe
M
Makwe of Tanzania
T
Malila120,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMalila   
Mambwe-Lungu569,000Y14.00 %43.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMambwe-LunguP
Mambwe-Lungu
  
Manda41,000Y11.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityManda   
Matengo429,000Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityMatengo   
Matumbi277,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 IslamMatumbiP
Matumbi
M
Matumbi of Tanzania
T
Mbugwe48,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbugwe M
Mbugwe of Tanzania
T
Mbunga83,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbunga   
Meru, Rwo257,000Y18.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityRwa   
Mijikenda, Digo252,000Y0.40 %0.50 %1 IslamChidigoP
Mijikenda, Digo
M
Mijikenda, Digo of Tanzania
T
Mpoto, Nyasa91,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityMpoto  T
Mwera899,000Y9.00 %31.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera
 T
Mwera, Nyasa11,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 IslamMweraP
Mwera, Nyasa
  
Ndali429,000Y14.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityNdaliP
Ndali
 T
Ndamba157,000Y11.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNdambaP
Ndamba
  
Ndendeule196,000Y8.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNdendeule   
Ndengereko87,000Y0.70 %2.00 %1 IslamNdengerekoP
Ndengereko
M
Ndengereko of Tanzania
T
Ndonde Hamba26,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamNdonde Hamba   
Ngindo630,000Y3.00 %22.00 %4 IslamNgindo M
Ngindo of Tanzania
 
Nguruimi96,000Y15.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNgoreme   
Nguu378,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamNgulu   
Nindi200Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNindi   
Nyakyusa, Ngonde1,478,000Y19.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityNyakyusa-NgondeP
Nyakyusa, Ngonde
  
Nyambo, Ragwe737,000Y12.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyambo   
Nyamwanga249,000Y12.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityNyamwangaP
Nyamwanga
  
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe1,804,000Y8.00 %34.00 %4 IslamNyamweziP
Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
  
Nyanja, Chewa48,00014.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityChichewaP
Nyanja, Chewa
 T
Nyankore21,00014.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityNyankoreP
Nyankore
  
Nyiha, Tanzania442,000Y17.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNyiha, TanzaniaP
Nyiha, Tanzania
M
Nyiha, Tanzania of Tanzania
T
Nyika, Tanzania39,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamNyika, TanzaniaP
Nyika, Tanzania
  
Pangwa179,000Y14.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityPangwa  T
Pare, Asu979,000Y12.00 %40.00 %5 IslamAsuP
Pare, Asu
  
Pimbwe83,000Y0.05 %80.00 %3 ChristianityPimbwe   
Pogoro529,000Y13.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityPogolo   
Portuguese1,3003.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Punjabi70,0000.20 %1.00 %1 Other / SmallPunjabi, EasternP
Punjabi
 T
Rangi700,000Y7.00 %20.00 %4 IslamLangiP
Rangi
M
Rangi of Tanzania
T
Rombo210,000Y2.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityRombo   
Rufiji573,000Y1.50 %9.00 %2 IslamRufijiP
Rufiji
 T
Rungwa51,000Y0.10 %74.00 %3 ChristianityRungwa   
Ruwila5,800Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityRuwila   
Safwa452,000Y2.00 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSafwa M
Safwa of Tanzania
T
Sagara226,000Y11.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSagala   
Sandawe78,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSandaweP
Sandawe
M
Sandawe of Tanzania
T
Sangu214,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSangu M
Sangu of Tanzania
T
Segeju20,000Y0.02 %0.03 %1 IslamSegejuP
Segeju
M
Segeju of Tanzania
T
Shambala1,273,000Y14.00 %45.00 %5 IslamShambala   
Shirazi662,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Shirazi
M
Shirazi of Tanzania
T
Shubi102,000Y18.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityShubi   
Soga5,60011.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianitySogaP
Soga
M
Soga of Tanzania
T
Somali70,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSomaliP
Somali
 T
Suba-Simbiti154,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianitySuba-SimbitiP
Suba-Simbiti
  
Subi109,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 IslamSubi   
Sukuma10,176,000Y12.00 %50.00 %5 ChristianitySukumaP
Sukuma
 T
Sumbwa546,000Y5.00 %32.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSumbwa M
Sumbwa of Tanzania
T
Swahili781,000Y0.80 %1.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili
M
Swahili of Tanzania
T
Swahili, Pemba53,000Y0.20 %0.30 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Pemba
  
Swahili, Tumbatu87,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Tumbatu
 T
Swahili, Zanzibari14,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili, Zanzibari
 T
Taveta7,0002.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityTavetaP
Taveta
 T
Temi56,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTemiP
Temi
M
Temi of Tanzania
T
Tongwe62,000Y1.10 %20.00 %2 IslamTongwe  T
Turu, Nyaturu1,088,000Y16.00 %82.00 %5 ChristianityNyaturu   
Tutsi97,00018.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityKinyarwandaP
Tutsi
  
Va-Ma'a67,000Y3.50 %10.00 %4 IslamMbuguP
Va-Ma'a
 T
Vidunda13,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityVidundaP
Vidunda
M
Vidunda of Tanzania
T
Vinza29,000Y0.10 %40.00 %2 IslamVinza   
Vunjo700,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityVunjo   
Wanda69,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityWanda M
Wanda of Tanzania
T
Wanji52,000Y12.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsVwanji  T
Yao, Christian95,000Y4.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityYao M
Yao, Christian of Tanzania
 
Yao, Muslim632,000Y1.20 %2.00 %1 IslamYaoP
Yao, Muslim
M
Yao, Muslim of Tanzania
T
Zanaki177,000Y19.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityZanaki   
Zaramo1,286,000Y2.00 %3.00 %1 IslamZaramoP
Zaramo
M
Zaramo of Tanzania
T
Zigua831,000Y5.00 %9.00 %4 IslamZigulaP
Zigua
 T
Zinza395,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZinzaP
Zinza
M
Zinza of Tanzania
T
Zyoba6,800Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJoba   
Total People Groups:   155 61,190,000 128     29      85 44 74
Unclassified / Other Individuals 308,000  
UN Country Population (2021) 61,498,000  
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 29 18.7 % 6,040,000 9.9 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 5.8 % 964,000 1.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 8 5.2 % 1,105,000 1.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 47 30.3 % 15,267,000 24.9 %
  5 - Significantly reached 62 40.0 % 37,815,000 61.8 %
Totals 155   61,190,000  


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
58,000


Arab
270,000


Baganda
60,000


Bajuni
24,000


Bemba
5,500


Bembe
30,000


Bena
1,285,000


British
9,600


Chagga
1,190,000


Datooga, Barabaig
175,000


Deaf
613,000


Doe
10,000


French
2,800


German
14,000


Gogo
2,622,000


Greek
35,000


Gujarati
512,000


Gujarati Creole
87,000


Gusii
700


Hadzabi
1,300


Han Chinese, Mandarin
106,000


Hehe
1,467,000


Hindi
70,000


Hutu, Rundi
665,000


Hutu, Rwandese
53,000


Iraqw, Mbulu
898,000


Kachchi, Asian
70,000


Kagulu, Northern Sagara
408,000


Kalanga
17,000


Kamba
13,000


Kami
33,000


Kara, Regi
246,000


Kerewe
286,000


Kikuyu
27,000


Kuria
749,000


Kwere
288,000


Lambya, Rambia
114,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Luo
239,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Maasai
404,000


Maasai, Arusha
294,000


Maasai, Baraguyu
741,000


Machinga
103,000


Makonde
1,848,000


Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
667,000


Makwe
18,000


Mambwe-Lungu
569,000


Matumbi
277,000


Mijikenda, Digo
252,000


Mwera
899,000


Mwera, Nyasa
11,000


Ndali
429,000


Ndamba
157,000


Ndengereko
87,000


Nyakyusa, Ngonde
1,478,000


Nyamwanga
249,000


Nyamwezi, Nyanyembe
1,804,000


Nyanja, Chewa
48,000


Nyankore
21,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nyiha, Tanzania
442,000


Nyika, Tanzania
39,000


Pare, Asu
979,000


Portuguese
1,300


Punjabi
70,000


Rangi
700,000


Rufiji
573,000


Sandawe
78,000


Segeju
20,000


Shirazi
662,000


Soga
5,600


© Copyrighted Photo
Somali
70,000


Suba-Simbiti
154,000


Sukuma
10,176,000


Swahili
781,000


Swahili, Pemba
53,000


Swahili, Tumbatu
87,000


Swahili, Zanzibari
14,000


Taveta
7,000


Temi
56,000


Tutsi
97,000


Va-Ma'a
67,000


Vidunda
13,000


Yao, Muslim
632,000


Zaramo
1,286,000


Zigua
831,000


Zinza
395,000

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
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-Isenyentk10Portions
Iraqwirk10Complete
Isanzuisn10Trans Started
Jitajit10NT
Jobajob10Trans Started
Kabwacwa10Portions
Kacchikfr11NT
Kagulukki10NT
Kahehka10Trans Started
Kalangakck10Complete
Kambakam10Complete
Kamikcu11Trans Started
Karareg10Unspecified
Kereweked10NT
Kimbukiv10Trans Started
Kingazga10NT
Kinyarwandakin20Complete
Kisankasakqh11Unspecified
Kisikiz10Portions
Konongokcz10Trans Started
Kuriakuj10NT
Kutukdc11NT
Kwayakya10Portions
Kwerecwe10Complete
Lambyalai10NT
Langilag10Portions
Lugururuf10NT
Maasaimas41Complete
Machamejmc10Complete
Machingamvw10Unspecified
Magomagmx10Trans Started
Makhuwa-Meettomgh10Complete
Makondekde10NT
Makweymk11Trans Needed
Malilamgq10NT
Mambwe-Lungumgr10Complete
Mandamgs10NT
Matengomgv10Portions
Matumbimgw11Portions
Mbugumhd10Unspecified
Mbugwemgz10Portions
Mbungamgy10Trans Started
Mochiold10NT
Mpotompa10Portions
Mweramwe10NT
Mweramjh10Trans Started
Ndalindh10NT
Ndambandj10NT
Ndendeuledne10Portions
Ndengerekondg11Unspecified
Ndonde Hambanjd10Trans 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
Ruwilarwl10Trans Started
Rwarwk10NT
Safwasbk11Portions
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
Yaoyao21Complete
Zanakizak10Portions
Zaramozaj11NT
Zigulaziw10NT
Zinzazin10Portions
Totals: 141 155 29   104 59 87 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 61,190,000
Percent Urbanization 34 %
Total People Groups 155
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 51.1%  [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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