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Lomwe in Mozambique

Lomwe

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,718,000 Lomwe Christianity 55.00 % 16.63 %   

Lomwe in Mozambique

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Country: Mozambique
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
Persecution Rank:45 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Zambezia province; Niassa and Nampula provinces: Alto Molocue.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Lomwe
People Name General: Lomwe
Alternate People Names:
NguluNguru
ROP3 Code: 105846
Joshua Project People ID: 13101
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,718,000
Population all Countries: 2,718,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Makua-Yao
People Name General: Lomwe
Ethnic Code: NAB57b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Lomwe (2,718,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ngl    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity55.00 %(Evangelical: 16.63 %)
Ethnic Religions12.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam12.00 % 
Non-Religious21.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent30.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic60.00 %
 
(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: 1917-1993
New Testament:
1930-1983Audio
Complete Bible: 2017
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 / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Lomwe
Film / VideoLUMO film of Gospels
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Lomwe in Mozambique

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    Bantu, Makua-Yao     Africa, East and Southern    
     
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      Lomwe Mozambique    
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