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Bagwere in Uganda

Bagwere

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
766,000 Gwere Christianity 95.00 % 32.00 %   

Bagwere in Uganda

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Country: Uganda
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:2
Location in Country:Pallisa and Budaka districts; Bukedea and Mbale districts.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Bagwere
People Name General: Bagwere
ROP3 Code: 103612
Joshua Project People ID: 12018
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 766,000
Population all Countries: 766,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Lakes
People Name General: Bagwere
Ethnic Code: NAB57d
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Gwere (766,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): gwr    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Anglican
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity95.00 %(Evangelical: 32.00 %)
Ethnic Religions4.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small1.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican60.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic30.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant 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: 2005-2010
New Testament:
2017Audio
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)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Gwere
 
 
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Bagwere in Uganda

Peoples
               
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  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Bantu, Central-Lakes     Africa, East and Southern    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Bagwere Uganda    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Bagwere in Uganda          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Gwere  
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