Kxoe, Khwe, Xun in South Africa





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People Name General Kxoe, Khwe, Xun
People Name in Country Kxoe, Khwe, Xun
Population in South Africa 1,300
World Population 7,800
Countries 5
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Barakwengo, Black Bushman, Boga, Bukakhwe, Buka-Khwe, Bushmen, Gani, Ganin, Huimbe, Hukwe, Kwengo, Mbarakwengo, Namib, Nossub, Water Bushmen, Xu, Xun
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Khoisan
People Name General Kxoe, Khwe, Xun
Ethnic Code BYG11d
People ID 10676
Country South Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Smithsdrift.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Khwe (1,300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Khwe 1,300
For Primary Language: Khwe

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2010)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Khwe Film / Video
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.00 %)
20.00 %
Ethnic Religions
80.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
50.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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