Vezo in Madagascar



Population

297,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Vezo
People Name in Country Vezo
Population in Madagascar 297,000
World Population 298,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Unengaged Yes (per Finishing the Task)
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Behosy, Malagasy, Masikoro
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Malagasy
People Name General Vezo
Ethnic Code MSY44j
People ID 14648
Country Madagascar
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northwest, Mahajanga Province, Maintirano, Morafenobe, Besalampy, Soalala, Mitsinjo, Ambato Boina, Marovoay, Mahajanga, Analalava districts; Antsiranana Province, Ambanja District.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Malagasy, Sakalava: Vezo (297,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Malagasy, Sakalava: Vezo 297,000

For Main Lanugage: Malagasy, Sakalava


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Malagasy, Sakalava
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.80 %)
35.00 %
Ethnic Religions
65.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
55.0 %
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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