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Sumba in Indonesia

Sumba

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
276,000 Kambera Christianity 98.00 % 25.00 % No   

Sumba in Indonesia

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Country: Indonesia
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, Southeast
Persecution Rank:30 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Nusa Tenggara Timur Province; Sumba island, eastern half.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Sumba
People Name General: Sumba
Alternate People Names:
East SumbaneseSumba Timur
ROP3 Code: 114440
Joshua Project People ID: 18768
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 276,000
Population all Countries: 276,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Malay Peoples
People Cluster: Flores-Sumba-Alor
People Name General: Sumba
Ethnic Code: MSY44t
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Kambera (276,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): xbr    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: 25.00 %)
Ethnic Religions2.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant30.00 %
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 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1949-1993
New Testament:
1961
Complete Bible: 1995
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)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Kambera
 
 
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Sumba in Indonesia

Peoples
               
Geographic
Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Flores-Sumba-Alor     Asia, Southeast    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Sumba Indonesia    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Sumba in Indonesia          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Kambera  
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