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Sotho in Botswana

Sotho

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
12,000 Sotho, Southern Christianity 85.00 % 10.00 % Not available   

Sotho in Botswana

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Country: Botswana
Continent: Africa
Region: East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window: No
   
 
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Linguistic Map:Ethnologue language map
 
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Sotho
People Name General: Sotho
Alternate People Names:
BasothoSouthern Sotho
Sutu
ROP3 Code: 109431
Joshua Project People ID: 15005
Indigenous: No
Population in Country: 12,000
Population all Countries: 5,886,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Sotho-Tswana
People Name General: Sotho
Ethnic Code: NAB57m
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Language
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Primary Language: Sotho, Southern
Language Code (ISO): sot    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Independent
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity85.00 %(Evangelical: 10.00 %)
Ethnic Religions15.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent50.00 %
Protestant5.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian30.00 %
Roman Catholic15.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1839-1993
New Testament:
1855-1982
Complete Bible: 1878-1989
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Sotho, Southern
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible: Sesotho 1989 Translation (Standar ...
Text / Printed MatterBible: Southern Sotho 1909/61 Translatio ...
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterOneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Sotho in Botswana

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Region
   
    Bantu, Sotho-Tswana     East and Southern Africa    
     
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      Sotho Botswana    
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