PEID: 15022

ROP: 108086

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Tanzania

Language: Pogolo - (poy)

Alternate Name(s): Pogolo, Chipogoro, Chipogolo, Pogora, Pogolu

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholicism

Country: Tanzania

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Population: 488,000

Global Population: 488,000

PEID: 15022

ROP: 108086

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Pogoro of Tanzania, numbering 488,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Tanzania people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Pogolo. The primary religion practiced by the Pogoro is Roman Catholicism, the largest branch of the Christian church and one of the oldest religious institutions in the world. Roman Catholicism teaches that it is the one true Church founded by Jesus Christ and that its bishops are the successors of Christ.

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