Betsimisaraka, South in Madagascar

Joshua Project has identified the Betsimisaraka, South only in Madagascar





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People Name General Betsimisaraka, South
People Name in Country Betsimisaraka, South
Population in Madagascar 2,720,000
World Population 2,720,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Malay Peoples
People Cluster Malagasy
People Name General Betsimisaraka, South
Ethnic Code MSY44j
People ID 19502
Country Madagascar
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East coast, Toamasina Province, Mahanoro District; Fianarantsoa Province, Nosy Varika, Mananjary, Manakara Atsimo districts.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Malagasy, Southern Betsimisaraka (2,720,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Malagasy, Southern Betsimisaraka 2,720,000
For Primary Language: Malagasy, Southern Betsimisaraka

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Four Spiritual Laws General
Jesus Film: view in Malagasy, Southern Betsimisaraka Film / Video
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
45.00 %
Ethnic Religions
45.00 %
0.00 %
8.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
45.0 %
Roman Catholic
55.0 %
Photo Source: Eric Mathey  
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