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Bongo in South Sudan

Bongo

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
16,000 Bongo Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 7.00 % No   

Bongo in South Sudan

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Country: South Sudan
Continent: Africa
Region: East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Western Bahr el Ghazel State, Wau and Jur Rivers counties; Warrap State, Tonj South county, Aguka and Busere villages.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Bongo
People Name General: Bongo
ROP3 Code: 101600
Joshua Project People ID: 10939
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 16,000
Population all Countries: 16,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Sudanic
People Name General: Bongo
Ethnic Code: NAB66e
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bongo (16,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bot    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Tonj Bongo
Dialect Code:20909
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity45.00 %(Evangelical: 7.00 %)
Ethnic Religions55.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican10.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant40.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic50.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest 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: 2012
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 Bongo
 
 
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Bongo in South Sudan

Peoples
               
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    Sudanic     East and Southern Africa    
     
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      Bongo South Sudan    
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            Bongo in South Sudan          
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      Ethnic Religions     Bongo  
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