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Ovimbundu, Umbundu in Namibia



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,600 Umbundu Christianity 96.00 % 3.00 %   

Ovimbundu, Umbundu in Namibia

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Country: Namibia
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window: No
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Ovimbundu, Umbundu
People Name General: Ovimbundu, Umbundu
Alternate People Names:
MbunduOvimbundu
ROP3 Code: 110393
Joshua Project People ID: 15706
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 4,600
Population all Countries: 9,576,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Southwest
People Name General: Ovimbundu, Umbundu
Ethnic Code: NAB57n
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Umbundu (4,600 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): umb    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity96.00 %(Evangelical: 3.00 %)
Ethnic Religions4.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant15.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic75.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1889-2000
New Testament:
1897-1999Audio
Complete Bible: 1963
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 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 Umbundu
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Ovimbundu, Umbundu in Namibia

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