Shwai, Shirumba in Sudan


Joshua Project has identified the Shwai only in Sudan

Population

6,850

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Shwai
People Name in Country Shwai, Shirumba
Population in Sudan 6,900
World Population 6,900
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Arabized Shwai, Shirumba, Shuway
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Nuba Mountains
People Name General Shwai
Ethnic Code NAB66h
People ID 14927
Country Sudan
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country North, Kordofan Province, Nuba Mountains, Shwai Hills villages, northwest of Otoro near Heiban-Kadugli road.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Shwai (6,800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Shwai 6,800
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
15.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
60.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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