Is Bantu a tribe?

Is Bantu a tribe?

Bantu peoples are the speakers of Bantu languages, comprising several hundred indigenous ethnic groups in Africa, spread over a vast area from Central Africa across the African Great Lakes to Southern Africa.

What is Bantu known for?

Known as the Interlacustrine Bantu, these peoples learned new farming methods from neighbors in eastern Africa who spoke Cushitic and Sudanic languages. They raised livestock—particularly cattle—and practiced agriculture, growing grain crops such as sorghum.

What is the population of the East region?

East Coast of the United States
Largest city New York City
Largest metropolitan area New York metropolitan area
Population (2017 estimate)
• Total 118,042,627

What region of the US is the most populated?


Region Population Percentage
Northeast 56,059,240 17.2%
Midwest 68,126,781 21%
West 77,257,329 23.8%
South 123,542,189 38%

Which side of the Mississippi River is more populated?

This map, based on population estimates made in 2005, charts out the number of people in every square kilometer of the United States. As has been the case historically, the most densely populated parts of the United States are east of the Mississippi River.

What is the most populated area in the United States?

Population of the largest metropolitan areas in the U.S. as of 2019 (in 1,000s)

Characteristic Number of residents in thousands
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 19,216.18
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 13,214.8
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 9,458.54
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 7,573.14

What is the second largest city in America?

Largest cities in the United States by population

100 Largest Cities By Population
Rank City Took office
1 New York, New York 2014
2 Los Angeles, California 2013
3 Chicago, Illinois 2019