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Gciriku in Namibia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
14,000 Gciriku Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 % No No   

Gciriku in Namibia

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Country: Namibia
Continent: Africa
Region: East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Kavango West and Kavango East regions; Otjozondjupa and Zambezi regions.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Gciriku
People Name General: Gciriku
Alternate People Names:
Shimbogedu
ROP3 Code: 103280
Joshua Project People ID: 11852
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 14,000
Population all Countries: 59,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Khoisan
People Name General: Gciriku
Ethnic Code: BYG11d
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Language
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Primary Language: Gciriku (14,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): diu    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Gciriku
Dialect Code:3503
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity65.00 %(Evangelical: 8.00 %)
Ethnic Religions35.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant15.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic70.00 %
 
(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: 1979-1985
New Testament:
1988
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Gciriku in Namibia

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