• PEOPLE NAME: ZARAMO OF TANZANIA

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Swahili

Language: Zaramo - (zaj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Tanzania

Also found in:

Population: 1,060,000

Global Population: 1,060,000


PEID: 15064

ROP: 111153

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Zaramo of Tanzania, numbering 1,060,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Swahili people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Zaramo. The primary religion practiced by the Zaramo is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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