Mennonites in Kazakhstan





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People Name General Mennonites
People Name in Country Mennonites
Population in Kazakhstan 36,000
World Population 451,000
Countries 11
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names German, German Mennonite, Low German, Mennonite German, Mennonite Low German, Volga German
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Germanic
People Name General Mennonites
Ethnic Code CEW19m
People ID 13677
Country Kazakhstan
Region Central Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 42  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Alma Ata near the China border, beyond Tashkent.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Plautdietsch (36,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Plautdietsch 36,000
For Primary Language: Plautdietsch

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1984-1987)
New Testament Yes   (1987)
Complete Bible Yes   (2003)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Gateway Scripture Text / Printed Matter
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bible: The Bible in Plautdietsch (Low German) Text / Printed Matter
God's Story Video Film / Video
Jesus Film: view in Plautdietsch Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
90.00 %
Ethnic Religions
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0.00 %
0.00 %
10.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
100.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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