Tonga in Malawi


Joshua Project has identified the Tonga only in Malawi

Population

242,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Tonga
People Name in Country Tonga
Population in Malawi 242,000
World Population 242,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Western Nyasa
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Chewa-Sena
People Name General Tonga
Ethnic Code NAB57b
People ID 18890
Country Malawi
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern Province, North of Bandawe, west shore of Lake Malawi.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Tonga (242,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tonga 242,000
For Primary Language: Tonga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1890-1948)
New Testament Yes   (1921-1939)
Complete Bible Yes   (1987)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Tonga Film / Video
Online Scripture (Talking Bibles) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 15.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
3.00 %
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
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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