Nama, Namaqua in South Africa


Population
2,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Nama
People Name in Country Nama, Namaqua
Population in South Africa 2,000
World Population 197,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous No
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Ai Hottentot, Bergdama, Mountain Damara, Namaqua, Tau Hottentot
People ID 13931
ROP3 Code 107050
Country South Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern Cape province.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country South Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern Cape province..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Khoekhoe (2,000 speakers)
Language Code naq   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Khoekhoe
Primary Language Khoekhoe (2,000 speakers)
Language Code naq   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Khoekhoe

Primary Language:  Khoekhoe

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1831-1984)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1866-1909)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1966)
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Khoekhoe
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Khoekhoegowab Bible (Revised)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
28.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
2.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
75.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source Willem Richter 
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