Sumba in Indonesia


Joshua Project has identified the Sumba only in Indonesia

Population

261,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Sumba
People Name in Country Sumba
Population in Indonesia 261,000
World Population 261,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names East Sumbanese, Sumba Timur
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Flores-Sumba-Alor
People Name General Sumba
Ethnic Code MSY44t
People ID 18768
Country Indonesia
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 47  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Lesser Sundas, east half of Sumba Island, south of Flores.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kambera (261,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kambera 261,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1949-1993)
New Testament Yes   (1961)
Complete Bible Yes   (1995)
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kambera

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source: Mia DeFilippo  
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