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Bantu, Central-Congo Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Aboo, Teke-Laali73,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Amba59,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57c 
Angba25,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Apakabeti50,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bakoum17,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Bakoum
Bakwele24,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bamwe57,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bangala6005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bangando11,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Bangi195,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Barambu59,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bebele94,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bebil13,0003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Beeke2,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bikele-Bikay17,0003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Binza26,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Bira, Forest83,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57c 
Boba66,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Boko, Iboko33,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Bokoto169,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57hP
Bokoto
Boloki6,7005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bolondo8,6005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Bombongo6,6005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bomitaba17,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bomwali62,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bongili12,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Buela14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Buja627,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Bulia179,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Bulu Fang1,230,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bulu-Ewondo Creole55,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Buzaba16,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Bwa402,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Dzando17,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ekonda2,812,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Eton362,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ewondo1,991,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Ewondo
Fang1,830,0004 500.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Foma22,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Genja113,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Genya27,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Hamba22,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kaiku22,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kako195,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Kako
Kango-Tshopo3,7002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57h 
Kanu14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kare, Li-Kari-Li1,6004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Keenge, Beembe124,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Kela, Lemba755,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Kele497,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kinya-Mituku87,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Koguru1,4004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kota61,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Koyo1,5004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kuba57,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kuba, Northern Luba89,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kumu741,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kunda, Seba283,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Kusu126,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Kwala86,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Kwami6005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Lalia114,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Lega1,174,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Lengola185,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Likila14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Liko144,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Lingala4,560,0005 1000.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Lingala
Lobala136,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Loi, Baloi34,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Lombo41,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Lusengo, Poto71,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mabaale71,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Makaa, North23,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Makaa, South200,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Makwa46,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mayeka46,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mbede209,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mbesa14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mbimu44,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Mbimu
Mbole409,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Mbosi206,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57c 
Mekaf6,3004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Moi5,9004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Moingi7,1004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mongo2,916,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Mwenga Lega80,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ndaka50,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ndobo17,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Ndolo23,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Ndrulo129,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ngando430,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Ngando, Dingando6,8005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Ngbinda7,1004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ngundi20,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57c 
Ngwili2,9005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Nkutu159,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Ntomba311,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Nyali89,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Nyali
Nyanga301,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Ombo14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Pande9,6005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57c 
Peri36,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Plains Bira261,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Plains Bira
Pobyeng100,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Poke188,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Pol78,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Sengele29,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
So, Fo18,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Soko25,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Songomeno210,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Songora5,3004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Tembo-Equateur13,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Tembo-Kivu301,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Tetela1,679,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Tsangui44,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Vanuma14,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57cP
Vanuma
Wandji18,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Wumbvu49,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57c 
Yamongeri22,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Yela113,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57h 
Totals:  120 Peoples 29,579,000 5 156 0 0.0 %  Christianity   9
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Bantu, Central-Congo Cluster – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 0.6 % 3,700 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 5 3.2 % 44,000 0.1 %
  4 - Partially reached 75 48.1 % 5,068,000 17.1 %
  5 - Significantly reached 75 48.1 % 24,464,000 82.7 %
Totals 156   29,579,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Bantu, Central-Congo Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Bakoum
17,000
in 1 Country


Bokoto
169,000
in 1 Country


Ewondo
1,991,000
in 1 Country


Kako
195,000
in 3 Countries


Lingala
4,560,000
in 10 Countries


Mbimu
44,000
in 2 Countries


Nyali
89,000
in 1 Country


Plains Bira
261,000
in 2 Countries


Vanuma
14,000
in 1 Country

Bantu, Central-Congo People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Bantu, Central-Congo Cluster – Languages
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Language
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Gospel
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Akwaakw11Trans Started
Ambarwm22Portions
Baloibiz11Trans Needed
Bamwebmg11Trans Needed
Bangalabxg11Complete
Bangandubgf22Trans Started
Bangibni22NT
Barambubrm11Trans Needed
Bebelebeb11Trans Started
Bebilbxp11Trans Started
Beekebkf11Unspecified
Beembebeq11NT
Bekwelbkw33Portions
Berabrf22Portions
Bhelebhy11Portions
Bhogotobdt11Portions
Bilabip11Trans Started
Bokobkp11NT
Boliabli11Portions
Bolokibkt11Portions
Bolondobzm11Trans Needed
Bombolibml11Trans Needed
Bombomabws11Trans Needed
Bomitabazmx22Trans Needed
Bomwalibmw22Trans Started
Bongilibui11NT
Bozababzo11Trans Needed
Budzabja11Trans Needed
Bulubum22Complete
Bwabww11Portions
Bwelabwl11Trans Needed
Byepmkk11Trans Started
Dzandodzn11Trans Needed
Enyagey11Trans Needed
Etoneto11Trans Started
Ewondoewo22Complete
Fangfan55NT
Fomafom11Trans Needed
Frenchfra22Complete
Hambahba11Trans Needed
Kaikukkq11Trans Started
Kakokkj33NT
Kangokzy11Trans Needed
Kanukhx11Trans Started
Kelakel11Portions
Kelekhy11NT
Kolbiw11Trans Needed
Komokmw11Portions
Kotakoq22Portions
Koyokoh11Trans Needed
Kusuksv11Trans Started
Kwakumkwu11Trans Needed
Kwamiktf11Trans Started
Lalialal11Trans Started
Lega-Mwengalgm11NT
Lega-Shabundalea11Complete
Lengolalej11Trans Needed
Libinzaliz11Trans Needed
Ligenzalgz11Trans Needed
Likalik11Portions
Likilalie11Trans Needed
Likubakxx11Portions
Likwalakwc11Trans Needed
Lingalalin1010Complete
Lobalaloq22NT
Lomboloo11Trans Needed
Lunaluj11Complete
Lusengolse11Portions
Mabaalemmz11Trans Needed
Makaamcp11NT
Mayekamyc22Unspecified
Mberemdt22Trans Started
Mbesazms11Trans Needed
Mbolemdq11Trans Started
Mbosimdw11Portions
Mitukuzmq11Trans Started
Moimow11Unspecified
Moingimwz11Trans Needed
Mongo-Nkundulol22Complete
Mpiemomcx22Portions
Mpumpongmgg11Trans Started
Nakimff11Trans Needed
Ndakandk11Trans Needed
Ndobondw11Trans Needed
Ndolondl11Portions
Ndrulodno22Portions
Ngandonxd11NT
Ngandongd11Trans Needed
Ngbandi, Southernnbw11NT
Ngelimaagh11NT
Ngundindn22Trans Started
Nkutunkw11Portions
Ntombanto11Portions
Nyalinlj11Trans Started
Nyanganyj11Trans Started
Ombooml11Trans Started
Pagibetepae11Portions
Pandebkj11Trans Needed
Pokepof11Portions
Polpmm22Trans Started
Sebakdg11Trans Needed
Sengeleszg11Portions
Sosoc11NT
Songomenosoe11Trans Needed
Songoorasod11Trans Started
Swosox11Portions
Teke-Ebooebo22Portions
Tembotbt11NT
Tembotmv11Trans Needed
Tetelatll11Complete
Tsaangitsa22Trans Started
Vanumavau11Trans Started
Wandjiwdd11Trans Needed
Wumbvuwum22Trans Needed
Yamongeriymg11Trans Needed
Yelayel11Trans Needed
Zandezne22Complete
Totals: 117 156 156   50 14 23 73 1
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Bantu, Central-Congo Cluster – Religions
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Bantu, Central-Congo Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 29,579,000
Peoples (by Country) 156
Gateway / Largest People Lingala
Languages 117
Largest Language Mongo-Nkundu
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 89.4%
% Evangelical 17.5%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 156   29,579,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 0 (0.0%) Unknown (0.0%)
Unreached Peoples 0 (0.0%) Unknown (0.0%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern8(5.1%)472,000(1.6%)
Africa, West and Central145(92.9%)29,075,000(98.3%)
America, North and Caribbean2(1.3%)8,700(0.0%)
Europe, Western1(0.6%)24,000(0.1%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 24 (15.4%) 16,516,000 (55.8%)
New Testament 47 (30.1%) 20,602,000 (69.6%)
Portions 80 (51.3%) 24,798,000 (83.8%)
Online Audio NT 36 (23.1%) 18,006,000 (60.9%)
Jesus Film 46 (29.5%) 20,509,000 (69.3%)
Gospel Recordings 104 (66.7%) 27,770,000 (93.9%)
 

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