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Mambwe-Lungu in Tanzania

Mambwe-Lungu

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
537,000 Mambwe-Lungu Ethnic Religions 43.00 % 14.00 %   

Mambwe-Lungu in Tanzania

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Country: Tanzania
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Rukwa region: Sumbawanga rural, Sumbawanga urban, and far south Nkansi districts, Matanga village south to Zambia border, Lake Tanganyika west to Tunko village east.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Mambwe-Lungu
People Name General: Mambwe-Lungu
Alternate People Names:
LunguRungu
ROP3 Code: 106199
Joshua Project People ID: 13470
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 537,000
Population all Countries: 909,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-South
People Name General: Mambwe-Lungu
Ethnic Code: NAB57b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Mambwe-Lungu (537,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): mgr    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity43.00 %(Evangelical: 14.00 %)
Ethnic Religions55.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam2.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent5.00 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic25.00 %
 
(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: 1893-1924
New Testament:
1901-1991Audio
Complete Bible: 2013
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)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Mambwe-Lungu
Text / Printed MatterBible: Mambwe-Lungu - Mambwe (ichi-): L ...
 
 
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Mambwe-Lungu in Tanzania

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