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Gascon in Spain



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
6,500 Occitan Christianity 90.00 % 1.50 % No No   

Gascon in Spain

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Country: Spain
Continent: Europe
Region: Europe, Western
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Catalonia autonomous region: Aran valley, northwest corner, Garona River headwaters, Pyrenees Mountains.
(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: 6,500
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 (6,500 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 % 
Christianity90.00 %(Evangelical: 1.50 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious10.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant25.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic75.00 %
 
(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 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: 1583-1983
New Testament:
Yes
Complete Bible: 2013
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
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Gascon in Spain

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