Tetun Dili in East Timor

Joshua Project has identified the Tetun Dili only in East Timor





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Main Language


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People Name General Tetun Dili
People Name in Country Tetun Dili
Population in East Timor 453,000
World Population 453,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Dili Tetum, Tetum Praca
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Timor
People Name General Tetun Dili
Ethnic Code AON09e
People ID 19153
Country East Timor
Region Southeast Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East Timor north coast, L1 in Dili area; L2 scattered in west part of East Timor.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Tetun Dili (453,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Tetun Dili 453,000
For Primary Language: Tetun Dili

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1996-2002)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Online Bible text (Scripture Earth) Text / Printed Matter
Online Scripture / Portions Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
95.0 %
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