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Bantu, Central-South Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Ambo4,4004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Aushi566,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Aushi
Baali105,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Bemba5,295,0005 500.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Bemba
Bembe552,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Bembe
Bisa353,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Boma Kasai36,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Bushoong258,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Buyi17,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Bwile120,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Chokwe2,982,0005 400.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Cishinga115,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Dombe7,3002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Doondo121,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Duya92,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Dzing257,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Fwe14,0003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Fwe
Holoholo26,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Holu59,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Hunganna6004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Hunganna
Ila174,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Ila
Kaamba3,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kabende80,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kabwari14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kango-Uele9,8004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kaonde437,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kituba, Monokutuba1,976,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kunyi143,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kuvale87,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kwandu7,5005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kwese107,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lala-Bisa784,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Lala-Bisa
Lali171,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lamba387,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Lamba
Lamba-Lima4,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lele, Bashilele104,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lenje228,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Leya18,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57gP
Leya
Lonzo5004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Luano2,9004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Luchazi658,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Luchazi
Luimbi102,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lunda930,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Lunda
Lunda, Ndembu17,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Luvale, Lwena1,571,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Luvale, Lwena
Mambwe-Lungu923,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57bP
Mambwe-Lungu
Mbala776,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mbalanhu3002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57 
Mbangala638,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Mbowe8004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Mbukushu72,0004 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57gP
Mbukushu
Mbunda451,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Mbunda
Mbwela498,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mfinu14,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mpuon641,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mukulu9,2005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ndengese15,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ndombe47,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Ngandyera28,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ngendelengo1,2005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ngoli14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ngongo6,8005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Nkangala49,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Nkhumbi396,0003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Nkhumbi
Nkoya, Lambya62,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Nkoya, Lambya
Nzadi4,1004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Pelende14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Pende919,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Saka215,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Sala42,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Samba7,1004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Shasha, Mashasha2,1004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Simaa8,9004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Simaa, Nyengo23,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Simaa-Imilangu, Mdundulu6,5005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Simaa-Makoma30,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Simaa-Mwenyi8,2005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Soli61,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Soli
Sonde159,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Songo22,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Songo, Nsongo207,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Subia42,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Suku187,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Swaka67,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Tabwa1,074,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Tabwa
Tabwa, Shila7,3005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Tiene82,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Toka27,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57gP
Toka
Tonga, Zambezi2,532,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Tonga, Zambezi
Totela2,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Unga44,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Wongo21,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Yaka1,685,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Yansi184,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Yauma52,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Yeyi60,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Yombe1,247,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Totals:  97 Peoples 32,681,000 5 134 0 0.0 %  Christianity   21
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Bantu, Central-South Cluster – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 7 5.2 % 816,000 2.5 %
  3 - Superficially reached 2 1.5 % 410,000 1.3 %
  4 - Partially reached 52 38.8 % 4,015,000 12.3 %
  5 - Significantly reached 73 54.5 % 27,439,000 84.0 %
Totals 134   32,681,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Bantu, Central-South Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Aushi
566,000
in 2 Countries


Bemba
5,295,000
in 5 Countries


Bembe
552,000
in 2 Countries


Fwe
14,000
in 1 Country


Hunganna
600
in 1 Country


Ila
174,000
in 1 Country


Lala-Bisa
784,000
in 2 Countries


Lamba
387,000
in 2 Countries


Leya
18,000
in 1 Country


Luchazi
658,000
in 3 Countries


Lunda
930,000
in 3 Countries


Luvale, Lwena
1,571,000
in 3 Countries


Mambwe-Lungu
923,000
in 2 Countries


Mbukushu
72,000
in 4 Countries


Mbunda
451,000
in 2 Countries


Nkhumbi
396,000
in 1 Country


Nkoya, Lambya
62,000
in 1 Country


Soli
61,000
in 1 Country


Tabwa
1,074,000
in 2 Countries


Toka
27,000
in 1 Country


Tonga, Zambezi
2,532,000
in 2 Countries

Bantu, Central-South People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Bantu, Central-South Cluster – Languages
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Language
Code
Peoples-by-Ctry
Primary
Language
Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Aushiauh22None
Balibcp11Portions
Bembabem99Complete
Bembebmb22Complete
Bomaboh11None
Bushoongbuf11Complete
Buyubyi11None
Bwilebwc22None
Cokwecjk44Complete
Dengesedez11None
Dingdiz11None
Dombedov11None
Doondodde11Portions
Duyaldb11Portions
Fwefwe11None
Holoholohoo11Portions
Holuhol22Portions
Hunganahum11Portions
Ilailb11NT
Kaambaxku11None
Kabwarikcw11None
Kangokty11None
Kaondekqn22Complete
Kitubamkw11NT
Kuhanesbs33None
Kunyinjx11None
Kuvaleolu11None
Kwanduxdo11Portions
Kwesekws11Portions
Laarildi22NT
Lala-Bisaleb66NT
Lambalam33Complete
Lelelel11None
Lenjeleh11Complete
Lonzolnz11None
Lucazilch33Complete
Luimbilum11Portions
Lundalun44Complete
Luvalelue33Complete
Mambwe-Lungumgr22Complete
Mbalamdp11Portions
Mbalanhulnb11Need?
Mbangalamxg11None
Mbowemxo11None
Mbukushumhw44NT
Mbundamck22Complete
Mbwelamfu11None
Mfinuzmf11None
Mpuonozmp11Portions
Ndombendq11None
Ngandyeranne11None
Ngendelengonql11Need?
Ngongonoq11Need?
Ngulnlo11None
Nkangalankn11None
Nkoyanka22NT
Nkumbikhu11Portions
Nyengonye11None
Nzadinzd11None
Pelendeppp11None
Phendepem11Complete
Sakataskt11Portions
Salashq11None
Sambasmx11None
Simaasie55None
Solisby11Portions
Sondeshc11None
Songonsx11Portions
Songosoo11None
Sukusub22Portions
Taabwatap33NT
Tienetii11NT
Tongatoi44Complete
Totelattl11None
Wongowon11Portions
Yakayaf22Portions
Yansiyns11None
Yaumayax22Portions
Yeyiyey22Portions
Yombeyom33NT
Totals: 80 134 134   43 9 28 55 3
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Bantu, Central-South Cluster – Religions
Values less than .3% not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity

Bantu, Central-South Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 32,681,000
Peoples (by Country) 134
Gateway / Largest People Bemba
Languages 80
Largest Language Bemba
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 89.8%
% Evangelical 22.2%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 134   32,681,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 1 (0.7%) 92,000 (0.3%)
Unreached Peoples 0 (0.0%) Unknown (0.0%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
East and Southern Africa83(61.9%)19,367,000(59.3%)
North America and Caribbean1(0.7%)800(0.0%)
West and Central Africa50(37.3%)13,313,000(40.7%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 41 (30.6%) 18,438,000 (56.4%)
New Testament 64 (47.8%) 24,516,000 (75.0%)
Portions 89 (66.4%) 29,438,000 (90.1%)
Online Audio NT 30 (22.4%) 14,047,000 (43.0%)
Jesus Film 70 (52.2%) 25,278,000 (77.3%)
Gospel Recordings 101 (75.4%) 28,944,000 (88.6%)
 
Bemba

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