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Gascon in France



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
454,000 Occitan Christianity 60.00 % 0.70 % No No   

Gascon in France

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Country: France
Continent: Europe
Region: Europe, Western
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Aquitaine, Midi-Pyrénées, and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur regions: Languedoc-Roussillon except for Pyrenees-Orientales department; Auvergne region: Puy-de-Dome, Cantal, and Haute-Loire departments; Rhône-Alpes region: Loire, Drome, Isere, and Ardeche departments; Limousin region: Haute-Vienne and Correze departments; Poitou-Charentes region: Charentes department.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Gascon
People Name General: Gascon
Alternate People Names:
Aranese Gascon
ROP3 Code: 103244
Joshua Project People ID: 11830
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 454,000
Population all Countries: 461,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: French
People Name General: Gascon
Ethnic Code: CEW21z
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Language
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Primary Language: Occitan (454,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): oci    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Gascon
Dialect Code:10052
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity60.00 %(Evangelical: 0.70 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious40.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant5.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic95.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a larger relative representation among all who claim to be Christians.
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: 1583-1983
New Testament:
Yes
Complete Bible: 2013
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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GeneralGot Questions Ministry
 
 
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Gascon in France

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