Nama, Bergdama in Namibia


Population
195,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Nama
People Name in Country Nama, Bergdama
Population in Namibia 195,000
World Population 197,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Ai Hottentot, Bergdama, Mountain Damara, Namaqua, Tau Hottentot
People ID 13931
ROP3 Code 107050
Country Namibia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Erongo, Kunene, and Otjozondjupa (Otiwarongo area) regions; south central near Ikaras and Hardap regions.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Namibia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Erongo, Kunene, and Otjozondjupa (Otiwarongo area) regions; south central near Ikaras and Hardap regions..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Khoekhoe
Language Code naq   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Khoekhoe
Primary Language Khoekhoe
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: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.00 %)
88.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
8.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Photo Source Willem Richter 
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