Kpelle, Guinea in Guinea

Joshua Project has identified the Kpelle only in Guinea





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People Name General Kpelle
People Name in Country Kpelle, Guinea
Population in Guinea 538,000
World Population 538,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Guerze, Pessy
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Mande
People Name General Kpelle
Ethnic Code NAB64f
People ID 12829
Country Guinea
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southeast at Liberia border.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kpelle, Guinea (538,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kpelle, Guinea 538,000

For Main Lanugage: Kpelle, Guinea

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1945-1969)
New Testament No
Complete Bible Yes   (2008)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kpelle, Guinea
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.80 %)
42.00 %
Ethnic Religions
9.00 %
0.00 %
49.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.1 %
6.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
41.0 %
11.0 %
Roman Catholic
42.0 %
Photo Source: Gene Brooks  
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