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Kono in Sierra Leone

Kono

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
309,000 Kono Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 1.00 %   

Kono in Sierra Leone

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Country: Sierra Leone
Continent: Africa
Region: West and Central Africa
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Eastern province: west and central Kona district; Northern province: Koinadugu district, south of Bagbe river.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Kono
People Name General: Kono
Alternate People Names:
Konnoh
ROP3 Code: 114893
Joshua Project People ID: 18920
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 309,000
Population all Countries: 309,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Mande
People Name General: Kono
Ethnic Code: NAB64#
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Kono (309,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): kno    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity12.00 %(Evangelical: 1.00 %)
Ethnic Religions78.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam10.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant60.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic25.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have only a very small representation among all who claim to be Christians.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1919-1993
New Testament:
2008Audio
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 / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Kono
 
 
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Kono in Sierra Leone

Peoples
               
Geographic
Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Mande     West and Central Africa    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Kono Sierra Leone    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Kono in Sierra Leone          
      Religion Language  
      Ethnic Religions     Kono  
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