Language:  Chichewa

Population of Groups Speaking

12,691,000

People Group's Primary Language

8

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Ngoni Zambia 717,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 40.0 % 5.0 %
Nsenga Mozambique 260,000 Secondary E Ethnic Religions 30.0 % 3.0 %
 Nyanja Swaziland 7,200 Primary Christianity 82.0 % 4.0 %
 Nyanja Zambia 1,009,000 Primary Christianity 97.0 % 25.0 %
 Nyanja Zimbabwe 729,000 Primary Christianity 80.0 % 29.0 %
 Nyanja, Chewa Malawi 9,161,000 Primary Christianity 80.0 % 21.0 %
 Nyanja, Chewa South Africa 206,000 Primary Christianity 65.0 % 13.0 %
 Nyanja, Chewa Tanzania 52,000 Primary Christianity 88.0 % 14.0 %
 Nyanja, Nyasa Mozambique 810,000 Primary Christianity 80.0 % 15.0 %
  Totals:  9   12,691,000 (P) 0 8 (P) : 1 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Angoni
Chewa
Chewa (Cewa)
Chewa (Cheva)
Chingoni (Ngoni)
Chinyanja
Cicewa
Cipeta
Kunda
Malawi
Manganja (Cimanganja)
Manganja (Waganga)
Marave
Maravi
Ngoni (Cingoni)
Nyanja
Nyanja (Cinyanja)
Peta (Chipeta)
Peta (Cipeta)
Sheva
Waganga
Dialects
Chikunda
Chingoni
Eastern Nyanja
Manganja
Ngoni
Nsenga
Nyanja
Nyasa
Peta
Southern Nyanja
Western Nyanja
Zambia
Dialect Alternate Names
Cewa
Chichewa
Cimanganja
Cingoni
Cipeta
Malawi
Marave
Maravi
Ngoni
Waganga
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Questionable translation need
New Testament 1886-1960
Complete Bible 1905-1997
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Chichewa Link
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyanja
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nyanja/Chewa Bible 1992
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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