Luo in South Sudan


Joshua Project has identified the Luo, Luwo only in South Sudan

Population

174,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Luo, Luwo
People Name in Country Luo
Population in South Sudan 174,000
World Population 174,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Giur, Jur, Jur Luo, Luwo, Lwo
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Nilotic
People Name General Luo, Luwo
Ethnic Code NAB62y
People ID 12380
Country South Sudan
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bahr El Ghazal region.   Source:  Joshua Project
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Luwo (174,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Luwo 174,000
For Primary Language: Luwo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1954-1995)
New Testament Yes   (2003)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
35.00 %
Ethnic Religions
65.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
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