Language:  Kinyarwanda

Population of Groups Speaking

14,665,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

17

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 *
Batutsi, Tutsi Uganda 459,000 3,847,000 Christianity 96.00 % 35.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Belgium 4,900 12,152,000 Christianity 90.00 % 20.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Burundi 1,000 12,152,000 Christianity 83.95 % 20.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Canada 5,100 12,152,000 Christianity 84.00 % 21.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Congo, Democratic Republic of 424,000 12,152,000 Christianity 80.00 % 7.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Netherlands 1,700 12,152,000 Christianity 84.00 % 18.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Rwanda 10,539,000 12,152,000 Christianity 90.00 % 28.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Tanzania 51,000 12,152,000 Christianity 95.00 % 17.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese Uganda 1,122,000 12,152,000 Christianity 96.00 % 29.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese United States 2,900 12,152,000 Christianity 90.00 % 22.00 % -
 Pygmy, Batwa Uganda 4,400 318,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
 Pygmy, Twa Burundi 33,000 318,000 Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 7.00 % -
 Pygmy, Twa Congo, Democratic Republic of 45,000 318,000 Christianity 80.00 % 7.00 % -
 Pygmy, Twa Rwanda 236,000 318,000 Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 6.00 % -
Tutsi Rwanda 1,232,000 3,847,000 Christianity 95.00 % 20.00 % -
Tutsi Tanzania 94,000 3,847,000 Christianity 95.00 % 18.00 % -
Tutsi Congo, Democratic Republic of 411,000 3,847,000 Christianity 95.00 % 19.00 % -
  Totals:  17           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
Bafumbira
Banyarwanda
Bwisha (Kinyabwisha)
Gitwa
Hera
Hima
Hutu (Hera)
Igikiga (Igishiru)
Igishiru
Ikigoyi
Ikinyanduga
Ikinyarwanda
Kiga
Kinyabwisha
Kinyamulenge
Lera
Mulenge (Kinyamulenge)
Ndara
Ndogo
Orunyarwanda
Ruanda
Rufumbira
Runyarwanda
Rutwa (Twa)
Rwanda
Rwandan
Shobyo
Tshiga
Tshogo
Twa
Ululera
Urunyaruanda

Dialects
Bufumbwa
Butwa
Bwisha
Hutu
Igikiga
Kinyarwanda
Mulenge
Rufumbira
Rutwa
Twa

Dialect Alternate Names
Batwa
Hera
Ikinyarwanda
Kiga
Kinyabwisha
Kinyamulenge
Kinyarwanda
Lera
Ndara
Ndogo
Orunyarwanda
Ruanda
Runyarwanda
Rutwa
Rwanda
Rwanda: Butwa
Rwanda: Rufumbira
Rwanda: Rutwa
Rwanda: Twa
Shobyo
Tshiga
Tshogo
Twa
Ululera
Urunyaruanda

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1914-1986
New Testament 1931-1989
Complete Bible 1954-2010
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Audio Recordings Resources
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kinyarwanda
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kinyarwanda Catholic Bible with DC
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kinyarwanda Interconfessional Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kinyarwanda Interconfessional Bible with DC
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Kinyarwanda Protestant Bible
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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