Bemba in Zambia


Population
4,593,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Bemba
People Name in Country Bemba
Population in Zambia 4,593,000
World Population 5,146,000
Total Countries 5
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bembe, Chibemba, Chisinga, Chiwemba, Ichibemba, Wemba
People ID 10782
ROP3 Code 101243
Country Zambia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Eastern, Luapula, and Northern provinces; possibly Copperbelt province.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Zambia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Eastern, Luapula, and Northern provinces; possibly Copperbelt province..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Bemba (4,593,000 speakers)
Language Code bem   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Unga
Dialect Code 7953   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Bemba
Primary Language Bemba (4,593,000 speakers)
Language Code bem   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Unga
Dialect Code 7953   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Bemba

Primary Language:  Bemba

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1904-1948)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1916-2003)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1956-1983)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bemba
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Revised Bemba Bible 2014
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 35.00 %)
97.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
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