Tsonga, Shangaan in South Africa


Population
2,433,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Tsonga
People Name in Country Tsonga, Shangaan
Population in South Africa 2,433,000
World Population 6,529,600
Total Countries 4
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Shangaan
People ID 15596
ROP3 Code 110220
Country South Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
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 East and Southern Africa
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 (2,433,000 speakers)
Language Code tso   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Xonga
Dialect Code 17681   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Tsonga
Primary Language Tsonga (2,433,000 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)
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 Bible: Tsonga 1989 Translation
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 19.00 %)
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 
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