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PEID: 33491

ROP: 116534

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Affinity Group: Deaf Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Deaf Peoples

People Cluster: Deaf

Language: Tanzanian Sign Language - (tza)

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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Tanzania

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Population: 255,000

Global Population: 255,000

PEID: 33491

ROP: 116534

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Deaf Tanzanians of Tanzania, numbering 255,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Deaf people cluster within the Deaf Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Tanzania. Their primary language is Tanzanian Sign Language. The primary religion practiced by the Deaf Tanzanians is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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