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Batak Simalungun in Indonesia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,579,000 Batak Simalungun Christianity 65.00 % 11.00 %   

Batak Simalungun in Indonesia

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Country: Indonesia
Continent: Asia
Region: Southeast Asia
Persecution Rank:38 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Sumatera Utara Province, Simalungun, Serdang Bedagai, Deli Serdang, and Kota Pematang Siantar regencies; area northeast of Lake Toba, south of Medan.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Batak Simalungun
People Name General: Batak Simalungun
Alternate People Names:
BattaSimalungun Batak
ROP3 Code: 101127
Joshua Project People ID: 10722
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,579,000
Population all Countries: 1,579,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Batak-Nias of Sumatra
People Name General: Batak Simalungun
Ethnic Code: MSY44b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Batak Simalungun (1,579,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bts    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity65.00 %(Evangelical: 11.00 %)
Ethnic Religions1.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam34.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant90.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(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: 1939
New Testament:
1953Audio
Complete Bible: 1976
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)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Batak Simalungun
Text / Printed MatterBible: Batak Simalungun Bible
 
 
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Batak Simalungun in Indonesia

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