• PEOPLE NAME: NYANKORE - HIMA OF RWANDA

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PEID: 14881

ROP: 103783

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Lakes

Language: Nyankole - (nyn)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Protestant

Country: Rwanda

Also found in: Burundi; Congo (Kinshasa); Tanzania; Uganda

Population: 14,000

Global Population: 343,700


PEID: 14881

ROP: 103783

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Nyankore - Hima of Rwanda, numbering 14,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Lakes people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 343,700 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Nyankole. The primary religion practiced by the Nyankore - Hima is Protestant Christianity.


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