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Mende in Liberia

Mende

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
30,000 Mende Islam 10.00 % 1.00 %   

Mende in Liberia

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Country: Liberia
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Lofa county: Vahun district; Grand Cape Mount county: Porkpa district. On Sierra Leone border.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Mende
People Name General: Mende
Alternate People Names:
BoumpeKossa
ROP3 Code: 111215
Joshua Project People ID: 16123
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 30,000
Population all Countries: 2,399,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Mande
People Name General: Mende
Ethnic Code: NAB64i
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Mende
Language Code (ISO): men    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity10.00 %(Evangelical: 1.00 %)
Ethnic Religions30.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam60.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent20.00 %
Protestant65.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic15.00 %
 
(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 3   Less than 2% Evangelical. Widespread church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1867-1954
New Testament:
1956-2003Audio
Complete Bible: 1959
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)
Audio RecordingsOral Bible
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Mende
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / VideoWalk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
 
 
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Mende in Liberia

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    Mande     Africa, West and Central    
     
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      Mende Liberia    
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      Islam     Mende  
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