• PEOPLE NAME: AMBO OF ANGOLA


PEID: 15149

ROP: 107169

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Central-Southwest

Language: Ndonga - (ndo)

Alternate Name(s): Ovambo; Kwanyama

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Angola

Also found in: Namibia

Population: 599,000

Global Population: 1,184,000


PEID: 15149

ROP: 107169

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Concentrated CP Activity


Overview: The Ambo of Angola, numbering 599,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Central-Southwest people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,184,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Ndonga. The primary religion practiced by the Ambo is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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