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Xhosa-Tembu in South Africa

Xhosa-Tembu

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
891,000 Xhosa Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 % No   

Xhosa-Tembu in South Africa

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Country: South Africa
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Eastern Cape province: east of Middelburg and Port Elizabeth; Northern Cape province: southeast Pixley ka Seme municipality; KwaZulu-Natal province: Ugu and Sisonke municipalities; Free State: border area, west of Lesotho.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Xhosa-Tembu
People Name General: Xhosa-Tembu
Alternate People Names:
PondoTembu
ROP3 Code: 109937
Joshua Project People ID: 15331
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 891,000
Population all Countries: 891,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Nguni
People Name General: Xhosa-Tembu
Ethnic Code: NAB57i
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Language
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Primary Language: Xhosa (891,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): xho    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Independent
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity75.00 %(Evangelical: 20.00 %)
Ethnic Religions25.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent75.00 %
Protestant15.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1833-1987
New Testament:
1846-1987
Complete Bible: 1859
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 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 Xhosa
Film / VideoMagdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / VideoWalk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible: isiXhosa 1975
Text / Printed MatterBible: isiXhosa 1996
Text / Printed MatterOneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Xhosa-Tembu in South Africa

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