• PEOPLE NAME: ONGAMO OF TANZANIA


PEID: 15017

ROP: 107653

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Nilotic

Language: Machame - (jmc)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Tanzania

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Population: 7,700

Global Population: 7,700


PEID: 15017

ROP: 107653

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Ongamo of Tanzania, numbering 7,700, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Nilotic people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Machame. The primary religion practiced by the Ongamo is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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