Kunama in Eritrea


Population
289,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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Global Prayer Digest: 2008-05-14
People Name General Kunama
People Name in Country Kunama
Population in Eritrea 289,000
World Population 321,100
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Baza, Cunama, Diila
People ID 12850
ROP3 Code 105406
Country Eritrea
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Gash Barka region: mainly between Gash river and Ethiopia border; Barka south of Barentu; Marda north, northeast, and east of Barentu and in Barentu; Aimara west of Barentu.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Eritrea
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Gash Barka region: mainly between Gash river and Ethiopia border; Barka south of Barentu; Marda north, northeast, and east of Barentu and in Barentu; Aimara west of Barentu..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Kunama
Language Code kun   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kunama
Primary Language Kunama
Language Code kun   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kunama

Primary Language:  Kunama

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1906-1970)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1927-2004)
Bible-Complete Yes   (2012)
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)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kunama
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
35.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
80.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source Francescana Printing 
Map Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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