Language:  Gikuyu Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

10,822,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

6

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Kikuyu Canada 4,500 10,819,000 Christianity 98.00 % 55.00 % -
 Kikuyu Finland 1,000 10,819,000 Christianity 98.00 % 45.00 % -
 Kikuyu Kenya 10,680,000 10,819,000 Christianity 98.00 % 72.01 % -
 Kikuyu Tanzania 26,000 10,819,000 Christianity 88.00 % 15.00 % -
 Kikuyu Uganda 107,000 10,819,000 Christianity 93.00 % 20.00 % -
Ndigiri Kenya 3,100 3,100 Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 3.00 % -
  Totals:  6           0     0
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Kalenjin, Okiek Kenya 103,000 103,000 Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.40 % -
  Totals:  1           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Gekoyo
Gichugu (Northern Kirinyaga)
Gigikuyu
Karatina
Kiambu
Kikuyu
Mathira (Karatina)
Ndia (Southern Kirinyaga)
Northern Gikuyu (Northern Murang'a)
Northern Kirinyaga
Northern Murang'a
Nyeri
Southern Gikuyu (Kiambu)
Southern Kirinyaga
Southern Murang'a

Dialects
Gichugu
Kikuyu
Mathira
Ndia
Northern Gikuyu
Southern Gikuyu

Dialect Alternate Names
Gikuyu
Karatina
Kiambu
Northern Kirinyaga
Northern Murang'a
Nyeri
Southern Kirinyaga
Southern Murang'a

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1903-1964
New Testament 1926-1994
Complete Bible 1951-2013
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Gikuyu
Film / Video Walk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
General God's Simple Plan
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Gikuyu Common Language with DC
Text / Printed Matter Bible: The Holy Bible in Gĩkũyũ Language Published as Ibuku
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.