Jew, Ethiopian, Falasha in Ethiopia

Population

3,180

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Jew, Ethiopian, Falasha
People Name in Country Jew, Ethiopian, Falasha
Population in Ethiopia 3,180
World Population 74,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Beta Israel, Black Jew, Felash Mura, Kwara, Qimant
Affinity Bloc Jews
People Cluster Jews
People Name General Jew, Ethiopian, Falasha
Ethnic Code CMT33a
Country Ethiopia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
Location in Country Northwest Amhara region, north of Lake Tana. Qwara or Kayla are near Addis Ababa

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Qimant (3,200)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Qimant 3,200
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1885)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.30 %)
9.00 %
Ethnic Religions
91.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
70.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Galen Frysinger  
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