• PEOPLE NAME: LAMBYA OF TANZANIA

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PEID: 14973

ROP: 105616

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Tanzania

Language: Lambya - (lai)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Tanzania

Also found in: Malawi; Zambia

Population: 80,500

Global Population: 181,000


PEID: 14973

ROP: 105616

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical


Overview: The Lambya of Tanzania, numbering 80,500, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Tanzania people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 181,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Lambya. The primary religion practiced by the Lambya is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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