• PEOPLE NAME: VENDA OF ZIMBABWE

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PEID: 15684

ROP: 110546

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Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Southeastern

Language: Venda - (ven)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: Zimbabwe

Also found in: South Africa

Population: 104,000

Global Population: 2,009,000


PEID: 15684

ROP: 110546

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Venda of Zimbabwe, numbering 104,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Southeastern people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,009,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Venda. The primary religion practiced by the Venda 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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