Ndau, Shona in Mozambique





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People Name General Ndau, Shona
People Name in Country Ndau, Shona
Population in Mozambique 2,196,000
World Population 3,129,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Changa, Chishanga, Njao, Sanga, Senji, Shona, Sofala, Southeast Shona, Tonga, Xanga
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Shona
People Name General Ndau, Shona
Ethnic Code NAB57l
People ID 13273
Country Mozambique
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country South central, Sofala and Manica Province, south of Beira.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Ndau Shona: Chizezuru
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ndau Shona: Chizezuru
For Primary Language: Ndau

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1906-1989)
New Testament Yes   (1919-2000)
Complete Bible Yes   (1985-2009)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Ndau Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
45.00 %
Ethnic Religions
49.00 %
0.00 %
6.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
35.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
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