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Shwai, Shirumba in Sudan



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
7,300 Shwai Islam 25.00 % 3.00 % No No   

Shwai, Shirumba in Sudan

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Country: Sudan
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
Persecution Rank:7 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Janub Kurdufan state: 20 km west of Heiban town.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Shwai, Shirumba
People Name General: Shwai
Alternate People Names:
Arabized ShwaiShirumba
Shuway
ROP3 Code: 108974
Joshua Project People ID: 14927
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 7,300
Population all Countries: 7,300
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Nuba Mountains
People Name General: Shwai
Ethnic Code: NAB66h
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Language
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Primary Language: Shwai (7,300 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): shw    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity25.00 %(Evangelical: 3.00 %)
Ethnic Religions15.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam60.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Shwai, Shirumba in Sudan

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    Nuba Mountains     Africa, East and Southern    
     
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      Shwai Sudan    
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            Shwai, Shirumba in Sudan          
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      Islam     Shwai  
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