• PEOPLE NAME: DIGO OF TANZANIA

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, East-Coastal

Language: Digo - (dig)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Tanzania

Also found in:

Population: 202,000

Global Population: 202,000


PEID: 14924

ROP: 102607

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Digo of Tanzania, numbering 202,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, East-Coastal people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Digo. The primary religion practiced by the Digo is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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