Balanta, Nyakra in Guinea-Bissau

The Balanta, Nyakra have only been reported in Guinea-Bissau
Population
15,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Balanta, Nyakra
People Name in Country Balanta, Nyakra
Population in Guinea-Bissau 15,000
World Population 15,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
Alternate Names
People ID 20065
ROP3 Code 115692
Country Guinea-Bissau
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Spread throughout southern portion of country   Source:  Field worker
Country Guinea-Bissau
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Spread throughout southern portion of country.   Source:  Field worker

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Balanta-Kentohe (15,000 speakers)
Language Code ble   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Balanta-Kentohe
Primary Language Balanta-Kentohe (15,000 speakers)
Language Code ble   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Balanta-Kentohe

Primary Language:  Balanta-Kentohe

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1980-2012)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (2011)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Balanta-Kentohe
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
20.00 %
Ethnic Religions
80.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
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