Language:  Setswana Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

5,842,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

25

Scripture Status

Translation Need Questionable

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Hua Botswana Unknown Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % -
Setswana Botswana 435,000 Christianity 78.60 % 10.00 % -
Setswana South Africa 388,000 Christianity 68.00 % 16.00 % -
 Tswana Namibia 5,800 Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 % -
 Tswana Zimbabwe 100,000 Christianity 80.00 % 16.00 % -
 Tswana, Detribalized South Africa 277,000 Christianity 85.00 % 15.00 % -
Tswana-Hurutshe Botswana 14,000 Christianity 68.00 % 6.00 % -
Tswana-Hurutshe South Africa 1,460,000 Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 % -
Tswana-Kwena Botswana 227,000 Christianity 57.90 % 9.00 % -
Tswana-Kwena South Africa 55,000 Christianity 72.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Malete Botswana 40,000 Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 % -
Tswana-Malete South Africa 55,000 Christianity 73.00 % 16.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwaketse Botswana 217,000 Christianity 72.60 % 9.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwaketse South Africa 166,000 Christianity 72.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwato Botswana 517,000 Christianity 69.00 % 9.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwato South Africa 56,000 Christianity 70.00 % 17.00 % -
Tswana-Rolong Botswana 29,000 Christianity 63.00 % 8.00 % -
Tswana-Rolong South Africa 554,000 Christianity 78.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Seleka Botswana 8,300 Christianity 58.00 % 10.00 % -
Tswana-Tawana Botswana 140,000 Christianity 68.00 % 12.00 % -
Tswana-Tawana Zimbabwe 35,000 Christianity 68.00 % 12.00 % -
Tswana-Tlhaping South Africa 388,000 Christianity 60.00 % 17.00 % -
Tswana-Tlharu South Africa 443,000 Christianity 65.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Tlokwa Botswana 10,000 Christianity 71.00 % 12.00 % -
Tswana-Tlokwa South Africa 222,000 Christianity 55.00 % 14.00 % -
  Totals:  25       0       0


Language Alternate Names
Bechuana
Beetjuans
Chuana
Chwana
Coana
Cuana
Mangwato
Ngwato
Ngwatu (Mangwato)
Ngwatu (Ngwato)
Sechuana
Secoana
Secwana
Sehurutshe
Setswana
Thlaping
Thlaping (Tlapi)
Tlahaping (Tlapi)
Tlapi
Tshwana
Tsiwaha
Tswana

Dialects
Hurutshe
Kgatla
Kwena
Lete
Melete
Ngwaketse
Ngwato
Ngwatu
Rolong
Tawana
Thlaping
Thlaro
Tlahaping
Tlhaping
Tlharo
Tlokwa

Dialect Alternate Names
Mangwato
Ngwato
Tlapi
Tswana: Kgatla
Tswana: Rolong
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1830-1966
New Testament 1840-1994
Complete Bible 1857-1993
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource New Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tswana
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Setswana 1970/1987
Text / Printed Matter Bible: SetswanaTswana 1908/1992
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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