Chipewyan in Canada


Joshua Project has identified the Chipewyan only in Canada

Population

12,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Chipewyan
People Name in Country Chipewyan
Population in Canada 12,000
World Population 12,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Country Canada
Region North America and Caribbean
Continent North America
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, southeastern Northwest Territories (Snowdrift and Fort Resolution), Fort Smith, Fort Chipewyan, Wolliston Post, Buffalo Narrows, Brochet, and Reindeer Lake some communities.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Dene: Chipewyan English
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Dene: Chipewyan English

For Main Lanugage: Dene


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1878)
New Testament Yes   (1881)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Dene Film / Video
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
96.00 %
Ethnic Religions
4.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
5.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
5.0 %
Protestant
45.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
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