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Galician in Portugal

Galician

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
15,000 Galician Christianity 95.00 % 2.00 % Not available   

Galician in Portugal

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Country: Portugal
Continent: Europe
Region: Western Europe
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:2
Location in Country:Bragança and Vila Real districts: northern portions.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
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People Name in Country: Galician
People Name General: Galician
Alternate People Names:
GalegaGallego
ROP3 Code: 103161
Joshua Project People ID: 11810
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 15,000
Population all Countries: 3,186,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: Spanish
People Name General: Galician
Ethnic Code: CEW21d
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Galician (15,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): glg    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity95.00 %(Evangelical: 2.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious5.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant25.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic75.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
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: 1861-1967
New Testament:
1974-1980
Complete Bible: 1989-1992
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 Galician
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
 
 
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Galician in Portugal

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            Galician in Portugal          
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