• PEOPLE NAME: KALANGA OF ZIMBABWE

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PEID: 15658

ROP: 104460

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Shona

Language: Kalanga - (kck)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: Zimbabwe

Also found in: Botswana

Population: 225,000

Global Population: 455,000


PEID: 15658

ROP: 104460

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Kalanga of Zimbabwe, numbering 225,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Shona people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 455,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Kalanga. The primary religion practiced by the Kalanga is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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