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Welsh, Cymraeg in United Kingdom

Welsh, Cymraeg

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,291,000 Welsh Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 %   

Welsh, Cymraeg in United Kingdom

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Introduction / History
The Welsh are a people of Celtic origin having many unique cultural practices, including the carving of 'love spoons' and the playing of the Celtic harp. They are very fond of their national sport -- Rugby football.

Where are they located?
Most live in Wales, UK. with a small diaspora in Patagonia, Argentina an other countries.

What are their lives like?
The lives of the welsh are generally more impoverished than those of their English cousins. However, strong national identity prevents them slipping into destitution.

What are their beliefs?
Once a proud Evangelical nation, they have in recent times lost their faith to the wave of commercialism that has over taken many "Western" countries.

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Country: United Kingdom
Continent: Europe
Region: Europe, Western
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Widespread in the Country of Wales.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
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People Name in Country: Welsh, Cymraeg
People Name General: Welsh
Alternate People Names:
Welsh Gypsy
ROP3 Code: 110743
Joshua Project People ID: 15905
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,291,000
Population all Countries: 1,416,000
Least-Reached: No
Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster: Anglo-Celt
People Name General: Welsh
Ethnic Code: CEW18d
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Welsh (1,291,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): cym    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Anglican
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity60.00 %(Evangelical: 8.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious40.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican60.00 %
Independent2.00 %
Protestant12.00 %
Orthodox2.00 %
Other Christian9.00 %
Roman Catholic15.00 %
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1567-2011
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 1588-2015
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsFather's Love Letter
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Welsh
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible:
Text / Printed MatterBible: New Metrical Psalms 2008
Text / Printed MatterBible: Revised New Welsh Bible
Text / Printed MatterBible: Revised Welsh Bible
Text / Printed MatterBible: Welsh Metrical Psalms 1621
Text / Printed MatterBible: William Morgan Bible
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
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Welsh, Cymraeg in United Kingdom

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