Shona in Zambia


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People Name General Shona
People Name in Country Shona
World Population 1,223,000
Total Countries 5
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Central Shona, Chishanga, Goba, Karanga, Korekore, Northern Shona, Rozwi
People ID 14917
ROP3 Code 108959
Country Zambia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Lusaka province: southeast of the capital; Southern province: Slavonga district; possibly Central province: near Zimbabwe border.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Zambia
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Lusaka province: southeast of the capital; Southern province: Slavonga district; possibly Central province: near Zimbabwe border..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Shona
Language Code sna   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Shona
Language Code sna   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Shona

Primary Language:  Shona

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1897-1994)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1907)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1949-1980)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Union Shona(FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Zimbabwe Bible Society (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Audio Recordings The Promise (StoryRunners Oral Bible Stories)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Shona
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Walk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General God's Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica Shona
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.00 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
60.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source Steve Evans  Creative Commons 
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