Language:  Setswana

Population of Groups Speaking

6,067,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

25

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

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 *
Hua Botswana Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % -
Setswana Botswana 446,000 852,000 Christianity 78.60 % 10.00 % -
Setswana South Africa 406,000 852,000 Christianity 68.00 % 16.00 % -
 Tswana Namibia 6,700 393,000 Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 % -
 Tswana Zimbabwe 96,000 393,000 Christianity 80.00 % 16.00 % -
 Tswana, Detribalized South Africa 290,000 393,000 Christianity 85.00 % 15.00 % -
Tswana-Hurutshe Botswana 14,000 1,541,000 Christianity 68.00 % 6.00 % -
Tswana-Hurutshe South Africa 1,527,000 1,541,000 Christianity 70.00 % 22.15 % -
Tswana-Kwena Botswana 233,000 291,000 Christianity 57.90 % 9.00 % -
Tswana-Kwena South Africa 58,000 291,000 Christianity 72.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Malete Botswana 41,000 99,000 Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 % -
Tswana-Malete South Africa 58,000 99,000 Christianity 73.00 % 16.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwaketse Botswana 223,000 397,000 Christianity 72.60 % 9.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwaketse South Africa 174,000 397,000 Christianity 72.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwato Botswana 530,000 588,000 Christianity 69.00 % 9.00 % -
Tswana-Ngwato South Africa 58,000 588,000 Christianity 70.00 % 17.00 % -
Tswana-Rolong Botswana 30,000 610,000 Christianity 63.00 % 8.00 % -
Tswana-Rolong South Africa 580,000 610,000 Christianity 78.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Seleka Botswana 8,500 8,500 Christianity 58.00 % 10.00 % -
Tswana-Tawana Botswana 144,000 178,000 Christianity 68.00 % 12.00 % -
Tswana-Tawana Zimbabwe 34,000 178,000 Christianity 68.00 % 12.00 % -
Tswana-Tlhaping South Africa 406,000 406,000 Christianity 60.00 % 17.00 % -
Tswana-Tlharu South Africa 464,000 464,000 Christianity 65.00 % 13.00 % -
Tswana-Tlokwa Botswana 10,000 242,000 Christianity 71.00 % 12.00 % -
Tswana-Tlokwa South Africa 232,000 242,000 Christianity 55.00 % 14.00 % -
  Totals:  25           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
Bechuana
Beetjuans
Chuana
Chwana
Coana
Cuana
Mangwato
Ngwato
Ngwatu (Mangwato)
Ngwatu (Ngwato)
Sechuana
Secoana
Secwana
Sehurutshe
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
Melete
Ngwato
Tlapi
Tswana: Hurutshe
Tswana: Kgatla
Tswana: Melete
Tswana: Ngwato
Tswana: Rolong
Tswana: Tlahaping
Tswana: Tlharo
Tswana: Tlokwa

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1830-1966
New Testament 1840-1994
Complete Bible 1857-2010

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tswana
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
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 Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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