Bisa in Zambia

The Bisa have only been reported in Zambia
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People Name General Bisa
People Name in Country Bisa
World Population 356,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Bissa, Biza, Busansi, Lala, Lala-Bisa, Wiza
People ID 10875
ROP3 Code 101486
Country Zambia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Central, Eastern, and Northern provinces: east along Luangwa river (Bisa), southwest (Lala); Copperbelt province: Masaiti district.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Zambia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Central, Eastern, and Northern provinces: east along Luangwa river (Bisa), southwest (Lala); Copperbelt province: Masaiti district..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Lala-Bisa (356,000 speakers)
Language Code leb   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Bisa
Dialect Code 12707   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Lala-Bisa (356,000 speakers)
Language Code leb   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Bisa
Dialect Code 12707   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Lala-Bisa

Primary Language:  Lala-Bisa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1909-1995)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1947-1977)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Lala-Bisa
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 22.00 %)
95.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
5.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more