• PEOPLE NAME: KIKUYU OF TANZANIA

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PEID: 14959

ROP: 104997

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Gikuyu-Kamba

Language: Kikuyu - (kik)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Protestant

Country: Tanzania

Also found in: Kenya; Uganda

Population: 39,500

Global Population: 7,864,000


PEID: 14959

ROP: 104997

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Kikuyu of Tanzania, numbering 39,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Gikuyu-Kamba people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 7,864,000 in 3 countries. Their primary language is Kikuyu. The primary religion practiced by the Kikuyu is Protestant Christianity.


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