Tsonga, Shangaan in South Africa


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People Name General Tsonga
People Name in Country Tsonga, Shangaan
World Population 6,972,000
Total Countries 4
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Shangaan
People ID 15596
ROP3 Code 110220
Country South Africa
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern and Mpumalanga provinces.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country South Africa
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Northern and Mpumalanga provinces..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Tsonga (2,550,000 speakers)
Language Code tso   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Xonga
Dialect Code 17681   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Tsonga (2,550,000 speakers)
Language Code tso   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Xonga
Dialect Code 17681   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tsonga

Primary Language:  Tsonga

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1892-1968)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1894-1986)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1907-1989)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Audio Recordings StoryRunners Oral Bible Stories
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tsonga
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
General TruthAction resources
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Tsonga 1929/2012
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Tsonga 1989 Translation
Text / Printed Matter Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 21.04 %)
68.00 %
Ethnic Religions
30.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
1.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
Photo Source PaulAnn Baptist Church 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more