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Birwa in Botswana



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
19,000 Birwa Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 6.00 % Not available Not available   

Birwa in Botswana

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Country: Botswana
Continent: Africa
Region: East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Central district: Bobonong subdistrict; east of Selebi-Phikwe in Bobonong, Kobojango, Semolale, Motalatau, and Mathathane.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Birwa
People Name General: Birwa
ROP3 Code: 101485
Joshua Project People ID: 10874
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 19,000
Population all Countries: 47,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Sotho-Tswana
People Name General: Birwa
Ethnic Code: NAB57m
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Birwa (19,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): brl    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity34.00 %(Evangelical: 6.00 %)
Ethnic Religions66.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent50.00 %
Protestant40.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian10.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Questionable translation need
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Birwa in Botswana

Peoples
               
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Region
   
    Bantu, Sotho-Tswana     East and Southern Africa    
     
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      Birwa Botswana    
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            Birwa in Botswana          
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      Ethnic Religions     Birwa  
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