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Amba, Ruwenzori Kibira in Congo, Democratic Republic of



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
6,400 Amba Christianity 92.00 % 4.00 % No   

Amba, Ruwenzori Kibira in Congo, Democratic Republic of

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Country: Congo, Democratic Republic of
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Nord-Kivu province: Uganda border area south of Lake Albert, northern Ruwenzori foothills.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Amba, Ruwenzori Kibira
People Name General: Amba
Alternate People Names:
BulebuleHamba
KwambaRuwenzori Kibira
ROP3 Code: 100259
Joshua Project People ID: 10271
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 6,400
Population all Countries: 59,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Congo
People Name General: Amba
Ethnic Code: NAB57c
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Language
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Primary Language: Amba (6,400 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): rwm    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity92.00 %(Evangelical: 4.00 %)
Ethnic Religions8.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent12.00 %
Protestant5.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian12.00 %
Roman Catholic71.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 2004-2014
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
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 Amba
 
 
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Amba, Ruwenzori Kibira in Congo, Democratic Republic of

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