Lunda in Congo, Democratic Republic of





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People Name General Lunda
People Name in Country Lunda
Population in Congo, Democratic Republic of 165,000
World Population 1,086,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Humba, Kalunda Lunda, Kusa, Ndembu Lunda, Usa
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Central-South
People Name General Lunda
Ethnic Code NAB57b
People ID 13153
Country Congo, Democratic Republic of
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South and southwest Katanga Province, Lualaba District; extreme south Bandundu Province, Kahemba Territory.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Lunda (165,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Lunda 165,000
For Primary Language: Lunda

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1914-1946)
New Testament Yes   (1918-1929)
Complete Bible Yes   (1962-2005)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Four Spiritual Laws General
God's Story Video Film / Video
Jesus Film: view in Lunda Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
100.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
16.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
5.0 %
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
64.0 %
Photo Source: Sandu Kapesha  
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