Sotho, Southern in Lesotho



Population

1,691,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Sotho
People Name in Country Sotho, Southern
Population in Lesotho 1,691,000
World Population 6,455,000
Countries 4
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Basotho, Southern Sotho, Sutu
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Sotho-Tswana
People Name General Sotho
Ethnic Code NAB57m
People ID 15005

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sotho, Southern
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sotho, Southern

For Main Lanugage: Sotho, Southern


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1839-1993)
New Testament Yes   (1855-1982)
Complete Bible Yes   (1878-1989)
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Sesotho 1989 Translation (Standard Orth) Text / Printed Matter
Bible: Southern Sotho 1909/61 Translation (Standard Orth) Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
Four Spiritual Laws General
Gods Simple Plan General
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Sotho, Southern Film / Video
Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project) Film / Video
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
94.00 %
Ethnic Religions
5.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
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