Language:  Akan

Population of Groups Speaking

9,984,000

People Group's Primary Language

21

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

Not Available
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
 Aka Bhutan 400 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Aka India 8,400 Secondary Hinduism 4.5 %
 Akan, Asante United States 75,000 Primary Christianity 20.0 % 85.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Canada 1,300 Primary Christianity 25.0 % 70.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Denmark 1,800 Primary Christianity 29.0 % 74.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Ghana 3,731,000 Primary Christianity 29.0 % 70.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Cote d'Ivoire 303,000 Primary Christianity 12.0 % 70.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Liberia 46,000 Primary Christianity 10.0 % 83.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Netherlands 18,000 Primary Christianity 3.0 % 60.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Norway 1,700 Primary Christianity 6.0 % 73.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi Togo 70,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 4.0 % 30.0 %
 Akan, Ashanti, Twi United Kingdom 25,000 Primary Christianity 4.0 % 85.0 %
Akan-Ahafo Ghana 71,000 Primary Christianity 20.0 % 85.0 %
Akan-Akwamu Ghana 55,000 Primary Christianity 21.0 % 88.0 %
Akan-Akwapem, Akuapim Ghana 711,000 Primary Christianity 22.0 % 92.0 %
Akan-Akyem Ghana 840,000 Primary Christianity 21.0 % 91.0 %
Akan-Asen Ghana 172,000 Primary Christianity 21.0 % 80.0 %
Akan-Dankyira Ghana 132,000 Primary Christianity 18.0 % 70.0 %
 Akan-Fante Ghana 3,158,000 Primary Christianity 22.0 % 62.0 %
 Akan-Fante Cote d'Ivoire 20,000 Primary Christianity 3.5 % 60.0 %
 Akan-Fante Liberia 32,000 Primary Christianity 6.0 % 65.0 %
 Akan-Kwawu Ghana 520,000 Primary Christianity 20.0 % 85.0 %
  Totals:  22   9,984,000 (P) 2 21 (P) : 1 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Abura Fanti
Agona
Ahafo
Akuapem (Akuapim)
Akwapem Twi
Akwapi
Akyem (Akyem Bosome)
Anomabo Fanti
Asante (Achanti)
Asanti
Asen
Ashante Twi
Bono
Dankyira
Fante (Fanti)
Gomua
Kwawu (Kwahu)
Mfantse
Twi
Dialects
Dialect Alternate Names
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions "Questionable translation need";
New Testament 1863-1981
Complete Bible 1871-1964
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Akan Link
General Four Spiritual Laws
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Akan
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Akuapem (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Asante (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Fante (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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