Tetun in East Timor


Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
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People Name General Tetun
People Name in Country Tetun
Alternate Names Belu; Eastern Tetum; Timorese; West Tetum
Population this Country 77,000
Population all Countries 535,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
People ID 15450
ROP3 Code 109979
Country East Timor
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Manatuto, Manufahi, and Viqueque districts: Soibada to Suai to Ponta Beaco on East Timor south coast; Bobonaro and Cova Lima districts: separate enclaves west.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country East Timor
Region Asia, Southeast
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Manatuto, Manufahi, and Viqueque districts: Soibada to Suai to Ponta Beaco on East Timor south coast; Bobonaro and Cova Lima districts: separate enclaves west..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Religion: Christianity
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
99.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Primary Language Tetun (77,000 speakers)
Language Code tet   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Tetun (77,000 speakers)
Language Code tet   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tetun
Photo Source Franc Le Blanc 
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