Amba in Uganda


Population
50,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Amba
People Name in Country Amba
Population in Uganda 50,000
World Population 56,100
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bulebule, Hamba, Kwamba, Ruwenzori Kibira
People ID 10271
ROP3 Code 100259
Country Uganda
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bundibugyo district: Ruwenzori mountains, Democratic Republic of the Congo border area south of Lake Albert; Beni district: Watalinga and Bawisa subcounties.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Uganda
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bundibugyo district: Ruwenzori mountains, Democratic Republic of the Congo border area south of Lake Albert; Beni district: Watalinga and Bawisa subcounties..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Amba (50,000 speakers)
Language Code rwm   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Amba
Primary Language Amba (50,000 speakers)
Language Code rwm   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Amba

Primary Language:  Amba

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (2004)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Amba
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
45.00 %
Ethnic Religions
55.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
30.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
50.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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