• PEOPLE NAME: MASABA (GISU) OF UGANDA

Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Lakes

Language: Masaaba - (myx)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity - Roman Catholic

Country: Uganda

Also found in:

Population: 1,900,000

Global Population: 1,900,000


PEID: 15118

ROP: 106370

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Masaba (Gisu) of Uganda, numbering 1,900,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Lakes people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Uganda. Their primary language is Masaaba. The primary religion practiced by the Masaba (Gisu) is Roman Catholicism, the world's largest Christian branch.


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