Dogrib in Canada

Joshua Project has identified the Dogrib only in Canada





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People Name General Dogrib
People Name in Country Dogrib
Population in Canada 3,600
World Population 3,600
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 Northwest Territories, between Great Slave Lake and Great Bear Lake. 6 communities: Bechoko, Whati (formerly Lac la Martre), Gameti, Wekweti, Detah and Ndilo (a subcommunity of Yellowknife). Rae is center. Detah and Ndilo host the Weledeh dialect.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Dogrib (3,600)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Dogrib 3,600
For Primary Language: Dogrib

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2008)
New Testament Yes   (2005-2008)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Dogrib Genesis & New Testament Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Dogrib Film / Video
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
5.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
10.0 %
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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