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Yaka in Angola



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
401,000 Yaka Christianity 94.00 % 25.00 % Not available   

Yaka in Angola

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Country: Angola
Continent: Africa
Region: East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:North central corner, east of the Kwango river; Uíge province: Kimbele municipality; Malanje province northeast corner.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Yaka
People Name General: Yaka
Alternate People Names:
Aka PygmyBeyele
Beyele PygmBinga
Laka
ROP3 Code: 110931
Joshua Project People ID: 15953
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 401,000
Population all Countries: 1,597,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-South
People Name General: Yaka
Ethnic Code: NAB57b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Yaka (401,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): yaf    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity94.00 %(Evangelical: 25.00 %)
Ethnic Religions6.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent20.00 %
Protestant35.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian3.00 %
Roman Catholic42.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1938-1957
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 / VideoJesus Film: view in Yaka
 
 
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Yaka in Angola

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      Yaka Angola    
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