Tanzanian Nyiha in Tanzania


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Introduction / History

The Nyika are a large group spread across the Zambia-Tanzania border. They originated from the Nyiha [nih] people of Mbozi District, Tanzania, but emigrated south possibly around the beginning of the 20th century. They now speak a language which is different from, albeit related to, the Nyiha of Tanzania.


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People Name General Nyiha, Tanzania
People Name in Country Nyiha, Tanzania
Natural Name Tanzanian Nyiha
Population this Country 471,000
Population all Countries 1,294,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Nyasa Nyika; Nyixa
People ID 14096
ROP3 Code 107560
Country Tanzania
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mbeya region: Mbozi district, Lake Rukwa south and west.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Tanzania
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mbeya region: Mbozi district, Lake Rukwa south and west..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 17.00 %)
40.00 %
Ethnic Religions
55.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
5.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Primary Language Nyiha, Tanzania (471,000 speakers)
Language Code nih   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Nyiha, Tanzania (471,000 speakers)
Language Code nih   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nyiha, Tanzania

Primary Language:  Nyiha, Tanzania

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1904-2012)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1913-2022)
Bible-Complete No
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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyiha, Tanzania Jesus Film Project
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
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Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nyiha, Tanzania YouVersion Bibles
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