The Jita are an ethnic and linguistic group based in Mara Region in northern Tanzania, on the southeastern shore of Lake Victoria. In 1987 the Jita population was estimated to number 217,000 [http://www.ethnologue.com/show_country.asp?name=TZ] .

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