Acholi, Shuli in South Sudan





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People Name General Acholi
People Name in Country Acholi, Shuli
Population in South Sudan 59,000
World Population 2,071,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gang, Shuli
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Nilotic
People Name General Acholi
Ethnic Code NAB62a
People ID 10149
Country South Sudan
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southern Sudan, Opari District, Acholi Hills..   Source:
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Acholi (59,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Acholi 59,000
For Primary Language: Acholi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1905-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1933)
Complete Bible Yes   (1986)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Acholi Bible 1985 Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Acholi Bible 1985 Text / Printed Matter
God's Story Video Film / Video
Jesus Film: view in Acholi Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.00 %)
89.00 %
Ethnic Religions
11.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
20.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
Photo Source: Akena Solomon  
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
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