Vepsian in Russia



Population

8,100

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Vepsian
People Name in Country Vepsian
Population in Russia 8,100
World Population 8,500
Countries 3
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Finno-Ugric
People Name General Vepsian
Ethnic Code MSW51z
People ID 15784
Country Russia
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Among Russian speakers, St. Petersburg and Vologda oblasts bounday; Karelian Republic.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Veps (8,100)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Veps 8,100

For Main Lanugage: Veps


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1992-1999)
New Testament Yes   (2006)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Orthodox

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.80 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
35.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
100.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: Anonymous  
Map Source: Norwegian Polar Institute  
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