Hima in Uganda


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Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Hima
People Name in Country Hima
Population this Country 3,789,000
Population all Countries 3,818,000
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Bahima; Nkole; Nyankore - Hima
People ID 12103
ROP3 Code 103783
Country Uganda
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bushenyi district: Ishaka municipality; Kiruhura, Rubirizi, Isingiro, Mbarara, Ntungamo, and Ibanda districts; also Kasese, Kamwenge, and Kabale districts.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Uganda
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bushenyi district: Ishaka municipality; Kiruhura, Rubirizi, Isingiro, Mbarara, Ntungamo, and Ibanda districts; also Kasese, Kamwenge, and Kabale districts..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Nyankore (3,789,000 speakers)
Language Code nyn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Hima
Dialect Code 15177   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Nyankore (3,789,000 speakers)
Language Code nyn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Hima
Dialect Code 15177   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nyankore
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Anglican
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 46.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
1.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
70.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source Ngumenawe - Wikimedia  Creative Commons 
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