Language:  Akan Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

11,286,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

21

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Akan Canada 500 5,259,000 Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 % -
 Akan Denmark 1,900 5,259,000 Christianity 74.00 % 29.00 % -
 Akan Finland 1,300 5,259,000 Christianity 90.00 % 25.00 % -
 Akan Ghana 4,574,000 5,259,000 Christianity 70.00 % 43.68 % -
 Akan Italy 49,000 5,259,000 Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 % -
 Akan Côte d'Ivoire 370,000 5,259,000 Christianity 70.00 % 12.00 % -
 Akan Netherlands 18,000 5,259,000 Christianity 60.00 % 3.00 % -
 Akan Norway 1,900 5,259,000 Christianity 73.00 % 6.00 % -
 Akan Togo 82,000 5,259,000 Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Akan Liberia 56,000 5,259,000 Christianity 83.00 % 10.00 % -
 Akan United Kingdom 27,000 5,259,000 Christianity 85.00 % 4.00 % -
 Akan United States 77,000 5,259,000 Christianity 85.00 % 20.00 % -
Akan-Ahafo Ghana 102,000 102,000 Christianity 85.00 % 20.00 % -
Akan-Akwamu Ghana 65,000 65,000 Christianity 88.00 % 21.00 % -
Akan-Akwapem Ghana 746,000 746,000 Christianity 92.00 % 22.00 % -
Akan-Akyem Ghana 978,000 978,000 Christianity 91.00 % 21.00 % -
Akan-Asen Ghana 169,000 169,000 Christianity 80.00 % 21.00 % -
Akan-Dankyira Ghana 148,000 148,000 Christianity 70.00 % 18.00 % -
 Akan-Fante Ghana 3,264,000 3,289,000 Christianity 62.00 % 33.70 % -
 Akan-Fante Côte d'Ivoire 25,000 3,289,000 Christianity 60.00 % 3.50 % -
 Akan-Kwawu Ghana 528,000 528,000 Christianity 85.00 % 20.00 % -
  Totals:  21           0     0
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 
No reported people groups speaking this as secondary language
  Totals:  0           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Abura Fanti
Achanti
Agona
Ahafo
Akuapem (Akuapim)
Akuapim
Akwapem Twi
Akwapi
Akyem (Akyem Bosome)
Akyem Bosome
Anomabo Fanti
Asante (Achanti)
Asanti
Asen
Ashante Twi
Bono
Dankyira
Fante
Fante (Fanti)
Fanti
Gomua
Kwahu
Kwawu (Kwahu)
Mfantse
Twi

Dialects
Akuapem
Akwapem
Akyem
Asante
Fante
Kwawu
Twi

Dialect Alternate Names
Achanti
Akan: Akuapem
Akan: Asante
Akan: Fante
Akuapim
Akwapem Twi
Akwapi
Asanti
Ashante Twi
Ashanti
Bahasa Twi
Twi
Twi Akwapem
Twi: Akwapem
Twi: Asante
Twi: Ashanti
Twi-Sprache

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1859-1957
New Testament 1863-1981
Complete Bible 1871-1964

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Akuapem (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Asante (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Fante (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Akan
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Walk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets