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Luhya, Kisa in Kenya



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
179,000 Olushisa Christianity 90.00 % 43.00 % No No   

Luhya, Kisa 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:Kakamega county: Yala town northeastward.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Luhya, Kisa
People Name General: Luhya, Kisa
ROP3 Code: 115447
Joshua Project People ID: 19918
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 179,000
Population all Countries: 179,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Lakes
People Name General: Luhya, Kisa
Ethnic Code: NAB57d
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Language
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Primary Language: Olushisa (179,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): lks    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 43.00 %)
Ethnic Religions10.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent20.00 %
Protestant50.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic30.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
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Luhya, Kisa in Kenya

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    Bantu, Central-Lakes     Africa, East and Southern    
     
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      Luhya, Kisa Kenya    
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            Luhya, Kisa in Kenya          
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      Christianity     Olushisa  
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