Nama, Namaqua in South Africa



Population

65,900

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Nama
People Name in Country Nama, Namaqua
Population in South Africa 66,000
World Population 324,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ai Hottentot, Bergdama, Mountain Damara, Namaqua, Tau Hottentot
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Khoisan
People Name General Nama
Ethnic Code BYG11a
People ID 13931

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Nama (66,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Nama 66,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1831-1984)
New Testament Yes   (1866-1909)
Complete Bible Yes   (1966)
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nama
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Khoekhoegowab Bible (Revised)

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
28.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
2.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
75.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Willem Richter  
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