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Tetun Dili in East Timor

Tetun Dili

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
512,000 Tetun Dili Christianity 98.00 % 2.92 % No No   

Tetun Dili in East Timor

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Country: East Timor
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:L1 in Dili district: East Timor north coast; L2 scattered in western part of East Timor.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Tetun Dili
People Name General: Tetun Dili
Alternate People Names:
Dili TetumTetum Praca
ROP3 Code: 109980
Joshua Project People ID: 19153
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 512,000
Population all Countries: 512,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Timor
People Name General: Tetun Dili
Ethnic Code: AON09e
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Tetun Dili (512,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tdt    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity98.00 %(Evangelical: 2.92 %)
Ethnic Religions2.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant5.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic95.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest 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: 1996-2002
New Testament:
2000-2016
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 Scripture / Portions
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible text (Scripture Earth)
 
 
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Tetun Dili in East Timor

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    Timor     Asia, Southeast    
     
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      Tetun Dili East Timor    
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            Tetun Dili in East Timor          
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      Christianity     Tetun Dili  
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