• PEOPLE NAME: TAKWANE OF MOZAMBIQUE

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PEID: 15422

ROP: 114943

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Makua-Yao

Language: Takwane - (tke)

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Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Mozambique

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Population: 266,000

Global Population: 266,000


PEID: 15422

ROP: 114943

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Takwane of Mozambique, numbering 266,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Makua-Yao people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Mozambique. Their primary language is Takwane. The primary religion practiced by the Takwane is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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