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Bantu, Central-South Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Ambo4,4004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Aushi577,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Aushi
Baali107,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Bemba5,335,0005 500.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Bemba
Bembe593,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Bembe
Bisa356,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Boma Kasai37,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Bushoong264,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Buyi17,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Bwile121,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Chokwe3,050,0005 400.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Cishinga116,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Dombe6,7002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Doondo119,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Duya93,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Dzing263,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Fwe14,0003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Fwe
Holoholo26,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Holu60,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Hunganna7004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Hunganna
Ila175,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Ila
Kaamba2,9004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kabende81,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kabwari14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kango-Uele10,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kaonde440,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kituba, Monokutuba1,948,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kunyi141,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kuvale89,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kwandu7,6005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Kwese109,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lala-Bisa791,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Lala-Bisa
Lali169,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lamba391,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Lamba
Lamba-Lima4,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lele, Bashilele106,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lenje230,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Lenje
Leya18,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57gP
Leya
Lonzo5004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Luano2,9004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Luchazi673,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Luchazi
Luimbi104,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Lunda945,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Lunda
Lunda, Ndembu17,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Luvale, Lwena1,603,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Luvale, Lwena
Mambwe-Lungu909,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57bP
Mambwe-Lungu
Mbala794,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mbalanhu3002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57 
Mbangala653,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Mbowe8004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Mbukushu70,0004 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57gP
Mbukushu
Mbunda459,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Mbunda
Mbwela510,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mfinu14,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mpinda31,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Mpuon655,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Mukulu9,2005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ndengese15,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ndombe48,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Ngandyera29,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ngendelengo1,3005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ngoli14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Ngongo6,9005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Nkangala50,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57b 
Nkhumbi406,0003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Nkhumbi
Nkoya, Lambya63,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Nkoya, Lambya
Nzadi4,2004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Pelende14,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Pende940,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Saka220,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Sala42,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Samba7,2004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Shasha, Mashasha2,1004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Simaa9,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Simaa, Nyengo23,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Simaa-Imilangu, Mdundulu6,5005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Simaa-Makoma30,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Simaa-Mwenyi8,3005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Soli61,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Soli
Sonde163,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Songo22,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Songo, Nsongo212,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Subia41,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Suku190,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Swaka68,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Tabwa1,098,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Tabwa
Tabwa, Shila7,4005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Tiene84,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Toka27,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57gP
Toka
Tonga, Zambezi2,628,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57gP
Tonga, Zambezi
Totela2,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Unga45,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Wongo22,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Yaka1,724,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Yansi188,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB57bP
Yansi
Yauma53,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB57g 
Yeyi59,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB57g 
Yombe1,272,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB57b 
Totals:  98 Peoples 33,243,000 5 135 0 0.0 %  Christianity   23
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Bantu, Central-South 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 7 5.2 % 830,000 2.5 %
  3 - Superficially reached 2 1.5 % 420,000 1.3 %
  4 - Partially reached 53 39.3 % 4,193,000 12.6 %
  5 - Significantly reached 73 54.1 % 27,800,000 83.6 %
Totals 135   33,243,000  


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-South Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Aushi
577,000
in 2 Countries


Bemba
5,335,000
in 5 Countries


Bembe
593,000
in 2 Countries


Fwe
14,000
in 1 Country


Hunganna
700
in 1 Country


Ila
175,000
in 1 Country


Lala-Bisa
791,000
in 2 Countries


Lamba
391,000
in 2 Countries


Lenje
230,000
in 1 Country


Leya
18,000
in 1 Country


Luchazi
673,000
in 3 Countries


Lunda
945,000
in 3 Countries


Luvale, Lwena
1,603,000
in 3 Countries


Mambwe-Lungu
909,000
in 2 Countries


Mbukushu
70,000
in 4 Countries


Mbunda
459,000
in 2 Countries


Nkhumbi
406,000
in 1 Country


Nkoya, Lambya
63,000
in 1 Country


Soli
61,000
in 1 Country


Tabwa
1,098,000
in 2 Countries


Toka
27,000
in 1 Country


Tonga, Zambezi
2,628,000
in 2 Countries


Yansi
188,000
in 1 Country

Bantu, Central-South People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Bantu, Central-South Cluster – Languages
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Language
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Audio
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Gospel
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Aushiauh22Trans Needed
Balibcp11Portions
Bembabem99Complete
Bembebmb22Complete
Bomaboh11Trans Needed
Bushoongbuf11Complete
Buyubyi11Trans Started
Bwilebwc22Trans Needed
Cokwecjk44Complete
Dengesedez11Trans Needed
Dingdiz11Trans Started
Dombedov11Trans Needed
Doondodde11Portions
Duyaldb11Portions
Fwefwe11Portions
Holoholohoo11Portions
Holuhol22Portions
Hunganahum11Portions
Ilailb11NT
Kaambaxku11Trans Started
Kabwarikcw11Trans Needed
Kangokty11Trans Needed
Kaondekqn22Complete
Kitubamkw11NT
Kuhanesbs33Trans Needed
Kunyinjx11Trans Started
Kuvaleolu11Trans Started
Kwanduxdo11Portions
Kwesekws11Portions
Laarildi22NT
Lala-Bisaleb66NT
Lambalam33Complete
Lelelel11Trans Needed
Lenjeleh11Complete
Lonzolnz11Trans Needed
Lucazilch33Complete
Luimbilum11Complete
Lundalun44Complete
Luvalelue33Complete
Mambwe-Lungumgr22Complete
Mbalamdp11Portions
Mbalanhulnb11Trans Needed
Mbangalamxg11Portions
Mbowemxo11Trans Needed
Mbukushumhw44NT
Mbundamck22Complete
Mbwelamfu11Trans Needed
Mfinuzmf11Unspecified
Mpindapnd11Trans Needed
Mpuonozmp11Portions
Ndombendq11Trans Needed
Ngandyeranne11Trans Needed
Ngendelengonql11Trans Needed
Ngongonoq11Trans Started
Ngulnlo11Trans Started
Nkangalankn11Trans Started
Nkoyanka22Complete
Nkumbikhu11Portions
Nyengonye11Trans Needed
Nzadinzd11Trans Needed
Pelendeppp11Trans Needed
Phendepem11Complete
Sakataskt11Portions
Salashq11Trans Needed
Sambasmx11Trans Started
Simaasie55Portions
Solisby11Portions
Sondeshc11Trans Started
Songonsx11Portions
Songosoo11Trans Needed
Sukusub22NT
Taabwatap33NT
Tienetii11NT
Tongatoi44Complete
Totelattl11Trans Needed
Wongowon11Portions
Yakayaf22NT
Yansiyns11Portions
Yaumayax22Portions
Yeyiyey22Portions
Yombeyom33NT
Totals: 81 135 135   47 9 29 55 3
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Bantu, Central-South Cluster – Religions
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Bantu, Central-South Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 33,243,000
Peoples (by Country) 135
Gateway / Largest People Bemba
Languages 81
Largest Language Bemba
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 89.1%
% Evangelical 22.5%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 135   33,243,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 1 (0.7%) 93,000 (0.3%)
Unreached Peoples 0 (0.0%) Unknown (0.0%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern84(62.2%)19,723,000(59.3%)
Africa, West and Central50(37.0%)13,520,000(40.7%)
America, North and Caribbean1(0.7%)800(0.0%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 44 (32.6%) 18,946,000 (57.0%)
New Testament 69 (51.1%) 26,906,000 (80.9%)
Portions 97 (71.9%) 30,819,000 (92.7%)
Online Audio NT 30 (22.2%) 14,188,000 (42.7%)
Jesus Film 72 (53.3%) 26,231,000 (78.9%)
Gospel Recordings 101 (74.8%) 29,412,000 (88.5%)
 
Bemba

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