Ndebele in Zambia





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Ndebele
People Name in Country Ndebele
Population in Zambia 8,500
World Population 1,807,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Southern Ndebele, Tabele
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Nguni
People Name General Ndebele
Ethnic Code NAB57i
People ID 13275

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Ndebele (8,500)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ndebele 8,500
For Primary Language: Ndebele

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1884-1993)
New Testament Yes   (1884-1986)
Complete Bible Yes   (1978)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Gateway Scripture Text / Printed Matter
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
God's Story Video Film / Video
Got Questions Ministry General
International Bible Society Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Ndebele Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Walk with Jesus (Africa, JFP) Film / Video
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.00 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
20.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.0 %
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