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Batak, Toba in Indonesia

Batak, Toba

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,390,000 Batak Toba Christianity 97.00 % 18.00 % Not available   

Batak, Toba 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:Central Sumatera Utara Province, Simalungan, Asahan, Labuhan Batu Utara, Toba Samosir, Tapanuli Utara, Samosir, Humbang Hasundutan, and south Tapanuli Tengah regencies; Samosir island; east, south, and west of Lake Toba.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Batak, Toba
People Name General: Batak, Toba
Alternate People Names:
BattaSilindung Batak
Toba Batak
ROP3 Code: 101128
Joshua Project People ID: 10723
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,390,000
Population all Countries: 2,391,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Batak-Nias of Sumatra
People Name General: Batak, Toba
Ethnic Code: MSY44b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Batak Toba (2,390,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bbc    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity97.00 %(Evangelical: 18.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam3.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent5.00 %
Protestant95.00 %
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 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1859-1885
New Testament:
1878-1885
Complete Bible: 1894-1989
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 Scripture / Portions
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Batak Toba
Text / Printed MatterBible: Bible
 
 
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Batak, Toba in Indonesia

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