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Azande in South Sudan

Azande

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Azande in South Sudan map
Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
668,000 Zande Christianity 85.00 % 25.00 %   

Azande in South Sudan

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Country: South Sudan
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Western Equatoria State, Tambura, Nagero, Ezo, Nzara, Yambio, and Ibba counties; parts of Maridi county.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Azande
People Name General: Azande
Alternate People Names:
AvongaraMakaraka
MbomuNyamnyam
Zande
ROP3 Code: 100673
Joshua Project People ID: 10526
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 668,000
Population all Countries: 2,702,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Sudanic
People Name General: Azande
Ethnic Code: NAB66a
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Zande (668,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): zne    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity85.00 %(Evangelical: 25.00 %)
Ethnic Religions15.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican23.00 %
Independent2.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic65.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
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: 1918-1952
New Testament:
1938-1952Audio
Complete Bible: 1978
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 New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Zande
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Azande in South Sudan

Peoples
               
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    Sudanic     Africa, East and Southern    
     
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      Azande South Sudan    
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            Azande in South Sudan          
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      Christianity     Zande  
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