Language:  Yao Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

3,136,000

People Group's Primary Language

7

Bible Status

Complete Bible

Audio Bible

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
Yao, Christian Malawi 301,000 Primary Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 %
Yao, Christian Mozambique 108,000 Primary Christianity 94.00 % 4.00 %
Yao, Christian Tanzania 86,000 Primary Christianity 94.00 % 4.00 %
 Yao, Muslim Malawi 1,880,000 Primary Islam 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Yao, Muslim Mozambique 183,000 Primary Islam 1.40 % 1.00 %
 Yao, Muslim Tanzania 574,000 Primary Islam 2.00 % 1.20 %
 Yao, Muslim Zambia 3,200 Primary Islam 3.00 % 1.00 %
  Totals:  7     4 7 (P) : 0 (S)        

Language Alternate Names
Achawa
Adsawa
Adsoa
Ajawa
Ayao
Ayawa
Ayo
Chichawa
Chikonono (Cikonono)
Chiyao
Ciyao
Djao
Haiao
Hajao
Hiao
Hyao
Jao
Kiyao
Machinga
Makale (Cimakale)
Mangochi
Massaninga (Cimassaninga)
Tunduru Yao
Veiao
Wajao

Dialects
Makale
Malawi
Mangoche
Massaninga
Yao [tanzania]

Dialect Alternate Names
Cimakale
Cimassaninga
Nyasa
Yao
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1880-2008
New Testament 1898-1994
Complete Bible 1920
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
 
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)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yao
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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