Saami, Northern in Sweden

Population

5,370

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Saami, Northern
People Name in Country Saami, Northern
Population in Sweden 5,370
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Northern Lapp, Northern Saami, Ruija, Ruija Lapp, Ruija Saami, Samish
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Finno-Ugric, Saami
People Name General Saami, Northern
Ethnic Code MSW51e
Country Sweden
Region Western Europe
Continent Europe
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Karesuando and Jukkasjärvi

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Saami, North: Saami, Northern (5,400)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Saami, North: Saami, Northern 5,400
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1838-1954)
New Testament Yes   (1840-1998)
Complete Bible Yes   (1895)
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
93.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
7.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
80.0 %
Roman Catholic
5.0 %
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