Batak, Toba in Indonesia



Population

2,294,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Batak, Toba
People Name in Country Batak, Toba
Population in Indonesia 2,294,000
World Population 2,295,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Batta, Silindung Batak, Toba Batak
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Batak-Nias of Sumatra
People Name General Batak, Toba
Ethnic Code MSY44b
People ID 10723
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country North Sumatra, Samosir Island and east, south, and west of Toba Lake.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Batak Toba (2,294,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Batak Toba 2,294,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1859-1885)
New Testament Yes   (1878-1885)
Complete Bible Yes   (1894-1989)
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online scripture / Portions
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Batak Toba

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
3.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
95.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Franc Le Blanc  
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