Chewa Nyanja in Tanzania


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People Name General Nyanja
People Name in Country Nyanja, Chewa
Natural Name Chewa Nyanja
Population this Country 49,000
Population all Countries 13,220,000
Total Countries 8
Indigenous No
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Cewa; Chewa; Lake Nyanja; Maravi; Wamang'anja; Western Nyanja
People ID 14091
ROP3 Code 107548
Country Tanzania
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Country Tanzania
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked

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Primary Language Chichewa (49,000 speakers)
Language Code nya   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Chewa
Dialect Code 333   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Chichewa (49,000 speakers)
Language Code nya   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Chewa
Dialect Code 333   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Chichewa

Primary Language:  Chichewa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1884-1964)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1886-1960)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1905-2016)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Film / Video God's Story video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Chichewa
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video Magdalena video
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children
Film / Video Walk with Jesus video
General Biblical answers to your questions
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gospel resources links
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file
Mobile App Download audio Bible app from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chichewa
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Chichewa
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.00 %)
88.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.0 %
Photo Source Charles Keen 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more