Language:  Javanese Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

115,524,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

16

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 *
 Java Banten Indonesia 320,000 320,000 Islam 1.90 % 0.98 % 6
 Java Banyumasan Indonesia 9,140,000 9,140,000 Islam 2.50 % 0.20 % 183
 Java Mancanegari Indonesia 20,786,000 20,786,000 Islam 19.00 % 0.13 % -
Java Negarigung Indonesia 24,256,000 24,256,000 Islam 20.00 % 10.62 % -
 Java Pesisir Kulon Indonesia 5,151,000 5,151,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.11 % 103
 Java Pesisir Lor Indonesia 37,087,000 37,087,000 Islam 2.80 % 0.01 % 742
 Java Serang Indonesia 571,000 571,000 Islam 12.00 % 0.11 % -
 Javanese Australia 13,000 18,213,000 Islam 14.00 % 7.00 % -
 Javanese Sri Lanka 8,500 18,213,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Javanese Germany 2,500 18,213,000 Islam 16.00 % 6.00 % -
 Javanese China, Hong Kong 1,500 18,213,000 Islam 19.00 % 8.00 % -
 Javanese Indonesia 17,359,000 18,213,000 Islam 19.00 % 9.44 % -
 Javanese Netherlands 35,000 18,213,000 Islam 20.00 % 1.00 % -
 Javanese Saudi Arabia 31,000 18,213,000 Islam 2.80 % 1.50 % 1
 Javanese Singapore 92,000 18,213,000 Islam 15.00 % 7.00 % -
 Javanese, Orang Jawa Malaysia 670,000 18,213,000 Islam 14.00 % 7.00 % -
  Totals:  16           6     1,036
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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
Banten
Cheribon
Cirebon
Cirebon (Cheribon)
Djawa
Jawa
Sawlaw
Solo
Surabaya
Surakarta (Sawlaw)
Tjirebon

Dialects
Banten
Banyumas
Cirebon
Indramayu
Indramayu Lajer
Jawa
Jawa Halus
Kromo Madyo
Malang-pasuruan
Manuk
Ngoko Surabaya
Pasisir
Surakarta
Tegal
Tembung
Yogya

Dialect Alternate Names
Bahasa Jawa
Basa Jawa
Djawa
Djawa: Tjeribon
Javanese
Javanese: Banten
Javanese: Cirebon
Javanese: Indramayu Lajer
Javanese: Kromo Madyo
Javanese: Solo
Jawa
Jawa: Banyumas
Jawa: Cirebon
Jawa: Indramayu
Jawa: Jogja
Jawa: Kromo Madyo
Jawa: Ngoko Surabaya
Jawa: Tjeribon
Jawa: Yogya
Jogja
Kromo Madya
Solo
Surabaya
Tjeribon

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1852-1991
New Testament 1829-1981
Complete Bible 1854-2001
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Javanese
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Father's Love Letter
Film / Video Final Night
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Javanese
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video The Hope Video
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Javanese Bible
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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