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Tsonga in Mozambique

Tsonga

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,272,000 Tsonga Christianity 75.00 % 25.59 %   

Tsonga in Mozambique

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Country: Mozambique
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:3
Location in Country:Maputo province: Cidade de Maputo, and north; Gaza province; western Inhambane province.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Tsonga
People Name General: Tsonga
Alternate People Names:
Shangaan
ROP3 Code: 110220
Joshua Project People ID: 15596
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,272,000
Population all Countries: 6,972,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Southeast
People Name General: Tsonga
Ethnic Code: NAB57p
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Tsonga
Language Code (ISO): tso    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity75.00 %(Evangelical: 25.59 %)
Ethnic Religions5.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam17.00 % 
Non-Religious3.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent30.00 %
Protestant30.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic40.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant 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: 1892-1968
New Testament:
1894-1986Audio
Complete Bible: 1907-1989
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 RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Audio RecordingsStoryRunners Oral Bible Stories
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Tsonga
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
GeneralTruthAction resources
Text / Printed MatterBible: Tsonga 1929/2012
Text / Printed MatterBible: Tsonga 1989 Translation
Text / Printed MatterFather's Love Letter
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Tsonga in Mozambique

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Region
   
    Bantu, Central-Southeast     Africa, East and Southern    
     
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      Tsonga Mozambique    
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