Shona, Central in Zimbabwe



Population

2,877,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Shona
People Name in Country Shona, Central
Population in Zimbabwe 2,877,000
World Population 3,069,000
Countries 5
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Central Shona, Chishanga, Goba, Karanga, Korekore, Northern Shona, Rozwi
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Shona
People Name General Shona
Ethnic Code NAB57l
People ID 14917
Country Zimbabwe
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mashonaland, central, and widespread.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Shona (2,877,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Shona 2,877,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1897-1994)
New Testament Yes   (1907)
Complete Bible Yes   (1949-1980)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Union Shona(FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Zimbabwe Bible Society (FCB
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Shona
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Scripture EasyBibles
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 33.00 %)
82.75 %
Ethnic Religions
15.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.25 %
Non-Religious
2.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
60.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
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