• PEOPLE NAME: AFRIKANER OF LESOTHO

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PEID: 15280

ROP: 100093

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Eurasian Peoples

People Cluster: Germanic

Language: Afrikaans - (afr)

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Primary Religion: Christianity - Protestant

Country: Lesotho

Also found in: Angola; Botswana; Eswatini; Namibia; South Africa; United Kingdom; United States; Zambia; Zimbabwe

Population: 2,300

Global Population: 2,657,800


PEID: 15280

ROP: 100093

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Afrikaner of Lesotho, numbering 2,300, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Germanic people cluster within the Eurasian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,657,800 in 10 countries. Their primary language is Afrikaans. The primary religion practiced by the Afrikaner is Protestant Christianity.


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