Swahili, Congo, Ngwana in Congo, Democratic Republic of

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People Name General Swahili, Congo
People Name in Country Swahili, Congo, Ngwana
Population in Congo, Democratic Republic of 2,500
World Population 2,500
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ngwana, Zaire Swahili
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Swahili
People Name General Swahili, Congo
Ethnic Code NAB57j
People ID 16081
Country Congo, Democratic Republic of
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread in Katanga, Nord-Kivu, Sud-Kivu, and Maniema provinces; southeast Orientale Province.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Swahili, Congo (2,500)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Swahili, Congo 2,500
For Primary Language: Swahili, Congo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1921-1955)
New Testament Yes   (1929-1992)
Complete Bible Yes   (1960-1997)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Visuals General
Jesus Film: view in Swahili, Congo Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
18.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
80.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
20.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
4.0 %
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
56.0 %
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