Luwo in South Sudan

The Luwo have only been reported in South Sudan
Population
199,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Luwo
People Name in Country Luwo
Population in South Sudan 199,000
World Population 199,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Giur, Jur, Jur Luo, Lwo
People ID 12380
ROP3 Code 104331
Country South Sudan
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Bahr el Ghazal State, Jur river and Wau counties; Warrap State, Gogrial West, Gogrial East, and Tonj North counties.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country South Sudan
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Western Bahr el Ghazal State, Jur river and Wau counties; Warrap State, Gogrial West, Gogrial East, and Tonj North counties..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Luwo (199,000 speakers)
Language Code lwo   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Luwo
Primary Language Luwo (199,000 speakers)
Language Code lwo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Luwo

Primary Language:  Luwo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1954-1995)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2003)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Luwo
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
35.00 %
Ethnic Religions
65.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Map Source Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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