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Vezo in Comoros

Vezo

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
800 Malagasy, Sakalava Islam 37.00 % 5.00 % Not available   

Vezo in Comoros

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Country: Comoros
Continent: Africa
Region: East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window: No
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Vezo
People Name General: Vezo
Alternate People Names:
BehosyMalagasy
Masikoro
ROP3 Code: 110559
Joshua Project People ID: 14648
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 800
Population all Countries: 328,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Malagasy
People Name General: Vezo
Ethnic Code: MSY44j
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Language
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Primary Language: Malagasy, Sakalava (800 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): skg    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity37.00 %(Evangelical: 5.00 %)
Ethnic Religions10.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam50.00 % 
Non-Religious3.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant20.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian10.00 %
Roman Catholic70.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Malagasy, Sakalava
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
 
 
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Vezo in Comoros

Peoples
               
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    Malagasy     East and Southern Africa    
     
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      Vezo Comoros    
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            Vezo in Comoros          
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      Islam     Malagasy, Sakalava  
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