Shekka in Ethiopia

The Shekka have only been reported in Ethiopia
Population
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Largest Religion
Christian
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People Name General Shekka
People Name in Country Shekka
World Population 124,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Moca; Mocha; Shekkacho, Mocha
People ID 14887
ROP3 Code 108901
Country Ethiopia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: Maasha area; Oromia and Gambela regions.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Ethiopia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ region: Maasha area; Oromia and Gambela regions..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Shekkacho (124,000 speakers)
Language Code moy   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Shekkacho (124,000 speakers)
Language Code moy   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Shekkacho

Primary Language:  Shekkacho

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (2004)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Possible Print Bibles
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National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Shekkacho
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Orthodox
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 64.00 %)
70.00 %
Ethnic Religions
25.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
5.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
65.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Map Source Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more