Language:  Chichewa

Population of Groups Speaking

12,691,000

People Group's Primary Language

8

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

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Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale *
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
Ngoni Zambia 717,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 5.0 % 40.0 %
Nsenga Mozambique 260,000 Secondary E Ethnic Religions 3.0 % 30.0 %
 Nyanja Swaziland 7,200 Primary Christianity 4.0 % 82.0 %
 Nyanja Zambia 1,009,000 Primary Christianity 25.0 % 97.0 %
 Nyanja Zimbabwe 729,000 Primary Christianity 29.0 % 80.0 %
 Nyanja, Chewa Malawi 9,161,000 Primary Christianity 21.0 % 80.0 %
 Nyanja, Chewa South Africa 206,000 Primary Christianity 13.0 % 65.0 %
 Nyanja, Chewa Tanzania 52,000 Primary Christianity 14.0 % 88.0 %
 Nyanja, Nyasa Mozambique 810,000 Primary Christianity 15.0 % 80.0 %
  Totals:  9   12,691,000 (P) 0 8 (P) : 1 (S)        
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Resource in Chichewa Link
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language Bible-in-Your-Language http://www.ethnicharvest.org/bibles
Scripture EasyBibles EasyBibles http://sites.google.com/site/easybiblescom/easychichewa
Scripture EasyBibles EasyBibles http://sites.google.com/site/easybiblescom/veryeasychichewa
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets World Missionary Press Booklets http://www.wmpress.org/languagesavail.shtml
General Four Spiritual Laws Four Spiritual Laws http://www.4laws.com/laws/languages.html
General Gods Simple Plan Gods Simple Plan http://www.godssimpleplan.org/index.html
General Got Questions Ministry Got Questions Ministry http://www.gotquestions.org/Chichewa/
Film / Video God's Story Video God's Story Video http://www.gods-story.org/progress.htm
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyanja Jesus Film: view in Nyanja http://jesusfilmmedia.org/video/1_20857-jf-0-0
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) http://jesusfilmmedia.org/video/1_20857-wl-0-0
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project) Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project) http://jesusfilmmedia.org/video/1_20857-cl-0-0
Audio Recordings Global Recordings Global Recordings http://www.globalrecordings.net/langcode/nya
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH) Online New Testament (FCBH) http://www.bible.is/NYJBLV/Matt
Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter Fathers Love Letter http://www.fathersloveletter.com/Nyanja
Language Alternate Names
Chewa
Chinyanja
Nyanja
Dialects
Chichewa
Chikunda
Chingoni
Eastern Nyanja
Manganja
Ngoni
Nsenga
Nyanja
Nyasa
Peta
Southern Nyanja
Western Nyanja
Zambia
Dialect Alternate Names
Cewa
Cheva
Chichewa
Chipeta
Cichewa
Cimanganja
Cingoni
Cinyanja
Cipeta
Malawi
Marave
Maravi
Ngoni
Nyanja
Nyasa
Peta
Sheva
Waganga

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