Language:  Saamya-Gwe

Population of Groups Speaking

827,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

2

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Luhya, Saamia Kenya 163,000 827,000 Christianity 95.00 % 45.00 % -
 Luhya, Saamia Uganda 664,000 827,000 Christianity 95.00 % 32.00 % -
  Totals:  2           0     0
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Bagwe
Basamia
Bassamia
Gwe (Lugwe)
Lugwe
Lusaamia
Lusaamya-Lugwe
Ólusaamya
Saamia
Saamia (Samia)
Samia

Dialects
Gwe
Heehe
Saamia; Olusamia
Saamya
Samia
Songa

Dialect Alternate Names
Luyia: Saamia
Luyia: Samia
Oluluyia
Samya

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1904-1968
New Testament 2011
Complete Bible 2018

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Saamya-Gwe
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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