Luba-Lulua, Western Luba in Congo, Democratic Republic of





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People Name General Luba-Lulua
People Name in Country Luba-Lulua, Western Luba
Population in Congo, Democratic Republic of 8,092,000
World Population 8,098,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Luba-Kasai, Luba-Shankadi, Western Luba
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-Luba
People Name General Luba-Lulua
Ethnic Code NAB57f
People ID 13134
Country Congo, Democratic Republic of
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread in Kasaï Occidental and Kasaï Oriental provinces.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Luba-Kasai (8,092,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Luba-Kasai 8,092,000
For Primary Language: Luba-Kasai

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1913-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1920-1982)
Complete Bible Yes   (1927-1996)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Four Spiritual Laws General
Jesus Film: view in Luba-Kasai Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 19.00 %)
86.10 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
0.00 %
1.90 %
1.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
35.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
6.0 %
26.0 %
Roman Catholic
33.0 %
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