Language:  Tswana

Population of Groups Speaking

5,245,000

People Group's Primary Language

24

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Not Available

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
Tswana Namibia 14,000 Primary Christianity 4.0 % 80.0 %
Tswana Zimbabwe 85,000 Primary Christianity 16.0 % 80.0 %
Tswana, Detribalized South Africa 257,000 Primary Christianity 15.0 % 85.0 %
Tswana-Hurutshe Botswana 13,000 Primary Christianity 6.0 % 68.0 %
Tswana-Hurutshe South Africa 1,354,000 Primary Christianity 20.0 % 70.0 %
Tswana-Kgatla Botswana 347,000 Primary Christianity 10.0 % 78.6 %
Tswana-Kgatla South Africa 360,000 Primary Christianity 16.0 % 68.0 %
Tswana-Kwena Botswana 193,000 Primary Christianity 9.0 % 57.9 %
Tswana-Kwena South Africa 51,000 Primary Christianity 13.0 % 72.0 %
Tswana-Malete Botswana 35,000 Primary Christianity 5.0 % 60.0 %
Tswana-Malete South Africa 52,000 Primary Christianity 16.0 % 73.0 %
Tswana-Ngwaketse Botswana 193,000 Primary Christianity 9.0 % 72.6 %
Tswana-Ngwaketse South Africa 154,000 Primary Christianity 13.0 % 72.0 %
Tswana-Ngwato Botswana 398,000 Primary Christianity 9.0 % 69.0 %
Tswana-Ngwato South Africa 52,000 Primary Christianity 17.0 % 70.0 %
Tswana-Rolong Botswana 26,000 Primary Christianity 8.0 % 63.0 %
Tswana-Rolong South Africa 514,000 Primary Christianity 13.0 % 78.0 %
Tswana-Seleka Botswana 7,400 Primary Christianity 10.0 % 58.0 %
Tswana-Tawana Botswana 125,000 Primary Christianity 12.0 % 68.0 %
Tswana-Tawana Zimbabwe 30,000 Primary Christianity 12.0 % 68.0 %
Tswana-Tlhaping South Africa 360,000 Primary Christianity 17.0 % 60.0 %
Tswana-Tlharu South Africa 412,000 Primary Christianity 13.0 % 65.0 %
Tswana-Tlokwa Botswana 9,100 Primary Christianity 12.0 % 71.0 %
Tswana-Tlokwa South Africa 206,000 Primary Christianity 14.0 % 55.0 %
  Totals:  24   5,245,000 (P) 0 24 (P) : 0 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Beetjuans
Chuana
Chwana
Coana
Cuana
Ngwatu (Mangwato)
Ngwatu (Ngwato)
Sechuana
Sehurutshe
Setswana
Thlaping (Tlapi)
Tlahaping (Tlapi)
Tshwana
Tsiwaha
Dialects
Hurutshe
Kgatla
Kwena
Lete
Melete
Ngwaketse
Ngwato
Ngwatu
Rolong
Tawana
Thlaping
Thlaro
Tlahaping
Tlhaping
Tlharo
Tlokwa
Tswana
Dialect Alternate Names
Central Dialect
Mangwato
Ngwato
Setswana
Tlapi
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions "Questionable translation need";
New Testament 1840-1994
Complete Bible 1857-1993
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Tswana Link
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tswana
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (Global Recordings Network)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Setswana 1970/1987
Text / Printed Matter Bible: SetswanaTswana 1908/1992
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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