Language:  Tswana Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

5,572,000

People Group's Primary Language

24

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Tswana Namibia 15,000 Primary Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 %
Tswana Zimbabwe 95,000 Primary Christianity 80.00 % 16.00 %
Tswana, Detribalized South Africa 268,000 Primary Christianity 85.00 % 15.00 %
Tswana-Hurutshe Botswana 14,000 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 6.00 %
Tswana-Hurutshe South Africa 1,409,000 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 %
Tswana-Kgatla Botswana 389,000 Primary Christianity 78.60 % 10.00 %
Tswana-Kgatla South Africa 374,000 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 16.00 %
Tswana-Kwena Botswana 216,000 Primary Christianity 57.90 % 9.00 %
Tswana-Kwena South Africa 53,000 Primary Christianity 72.00 % 13.00 %
Tswana-Malete Botswana 39,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 %
Tswana-Malete South Africa 54,000 Primary Christianity 73.00 % 16.00 %
Tswana-Ngwaketse Botswana 216,000 Primary Christianity 72.60 % 9.00 %
Tswana-Ngwaketse South Africa 160,000 Primary Christianity 72.00 % 13.00 %
Tswana-Ngwato Botswana 445,000 Primary Christianity 69.00 % 9.00 %
Tswana-Ngwato South Africa 54,000 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 17.00 %
Tswana-Rolong Botswana 29,000 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 8.00 %
Tswana-Rolong South Africa 535,000 Primary Christianity 78.00 % 13.00 %
Tswana-Seleka Botswana 8,300 Primary Christianity 58.00 % 10.00 %
Tswana-Tawana Botswana 140,000 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 12.00 %
Tswana-Tawana Zimbabwe 34,000 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 12.00 %
Tswana-Tlhaping South Africa 374,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 17.00 %
Tswana-Tlharu South Africa 428,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 13.00 %
Tswana-Tlokwa Botswana 10,000 Primary Christianity 71.00 % 12.00 %
Tswana-Tlokwa South Africa 214,000 Primary Christianity 55.00 % 14.00 %
  Totals:  24     0 24 (P) : 0 (S)        

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

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

Dialect Alternate Names
Mangwato
Ngwato
Tlapi
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Questionable translation need
New Testament 1840-1994
Complete Bible 1857-1993
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource 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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