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Chuka in Kenya



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
230,000 Gichuka Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 23.00 % No   

Chuka in Kenya

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Country: Kenya
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
Persecution Rank:44 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Tharaka-Nithi county: south of Meru city.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Chuka
People Name General: Chuka
ROP3 Code: 102210
Joshua Project People ID: 11377
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 230,000
Population all Countries: 230,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Gikuyu-Kamba
People Name General: Chuka
Ethnic Code: NAB57e
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Gichuka (230,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): cuh    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Chuka
Dialect Code:8933
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity40.00 %(Evangelical: 23.00 %)
Ethnic Religions60.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic15.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 2016
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Gichuka
 
 
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Chuka in Kenya

Peoples
               
Geographic
Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Bantu, Gikuyu-Kamba     Africa, East and Southern    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Chuka Kenya    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Chuka in Kenya          
      Religion Language  
      Ethnic Religions     Gichuka  
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