Iwa in Zambia

The Iwa have only been reported in Zambia
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Iwa
People Name in Country Iwa
World Population 7,500
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names
People ID 12294
ROP3 Code 104123
Country Zambia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern province: eastern portion; Eastern province: Chama 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 Northern province: eastern portion; Eastern province: Chama district..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Nyamwanga
Language Code mwn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Iwa
Dialect Code 14471   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Nyamwanga
Language Code mwn   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Iwa
Dialect Code 14471   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Nyamwanga

Primary Language:  Nyamwanga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1903-1953)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1930-1941)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1982)
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Nyamwanga
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 13.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
45.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
55.0 %
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