Luba, Luba-Bambo in Congo, Democratic Republic of

Joshua Project has identified the Luba only in Congo, Democratic Republic of





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People Name General Luba
People Name in Country Luba, Luba-Bambo
Population in Congo, Democratic Republic of 2,712,000
World Population 2,712,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Luba-Bambo, Luba-Katanga
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Luba
People Name General Luba
Ethnic Code NAB57f
People ID 13132
Country Congo, Democratic Republic of
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Katanga Province, Haut-Lomami District.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Luba-Katanga (2,712,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Luba-Katanga 2,712,000

For Main Lanugage: Luba-Katanga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1921-1948)
New Testament Yes   (1923-1980)
Complete Bible Yes   (1951)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Luba-Katanga
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 23.00 %)
91.20 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
0.00 %
1.90 %
0.90 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
31.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
6.0 %
28.0 %
Roman Catholic
35.0 %
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