Xhosa in South Africa


Population
7,503,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

No profile text currently available. Profile suggestions welcome.

Joshua Project suggests the following outline:

  • Introduction / History
  • Where are they located?
  • What are their lives like?
  • What are their beliefs?
  • What are their needs?
  • Prayer Points

Submit a profile

People Name General Xhosa
People Name in Country Xhosa
Population in South Africa 7,503,000
World Population 7,567,000
Total Countries 4
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Tembu, Thembu
People ID 15436
Country South Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southwest Cape Province and Transkei.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country South Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Southwest Cape Province and Transkei.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

No people group map currently available. Use the above button to submit a map.


Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map or other map


Primary Language: Xhosa (7,503,000 speakers)
Language Code: xho   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Xhosa (7,503,000 speakers)
Language Code: xho   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Xhosa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1833-1987)
New Testament Yes   (1846-1987)
Complete Bible Yes   (1859)
Audio Bible Online
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Xhosa
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: isiXhosa 1975
Text / Printed Matter Bible: isiXhosa 1996
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 22.00 %)
81.00 %
Ethnic Religions
8.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
11.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
65.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source: Kristin Garrett  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


Copyright © 2016 Joshua Project.  A ministry of Frontier Ventures.