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Tswana in Namibia

Tswana

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
5,600 Setswana Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 % No   

Tswana in Namibia

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Country: Namibia
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Omaheke region: Botswana border; Hardap region.
(Source: Ethnologue 2010)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Tswana
People Name General: Tswana
Alternate People Names:
Detribalized TswanaMoletse
SeTlhapiTswana, Detribalized Tswana
ROP3 Code: 110225
Joshua Project People ID: 15601
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 5,600
Population all Countries: 382,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Sotho-Tswana
People Name General: Tswana
Ethnic Code: NAB57q
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Setswana (5,600 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tsn    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity80.00 %(Evangelical: 4.00 %)
Ethnic Religions20.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic15.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest 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: 1830-1966
New Testament:
1840-1994
Complete Bible: 1857-1993
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)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Tswana
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
GeneralBible Visuals
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible: Setswana 1970/1987
Text / Printed MatterBible: SetswanaTswana 1908/1992
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Tswana in Namibia

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    Bantu, Sotho-Tswana     Africa, East and Southern    
     
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      Tswana Namibia    
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