Country: Eswatini

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

1 (10.0%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

1,197,000

Population in Unreached

700 (0.1%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

84.06%

% Evangelical

20.60%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

0.2%
Map Notes

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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed
 Afrikaner 15,000 4,760,000 Afrikaans Christianity 75.00 % 21.00 % -
 British 2,600 54,161,000 English Christianity 62.00 % 8.00 % -
 Comorian, Maore 700 231,000 Comorian, Maore Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Deaf 12,000 50,266,000 Language unknown Christianity 84.68 % -
 Nyanja 6,100 14,352,000 Chichewa Christianity 82.00 % 4.00 % -
 Sotho 5,700 6,464,000 Sotho, Southern Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 % -
 South Asian, general 8,700 12,179,000 Hindi Hinduism 7.00 % 0.50 % -
 Swazi, Tekeza 1,022,000 2,641,000 Swati Christianity 84.50 % 21.58 % -
 Tsonga, Shangaan 25,000 8,518,000 Tsonga Christianity 90.00 % 8.00 % -
 Zulu 100,000 14,390,000 Zulu Christianity 87.00 % 20.00 % -
  Totals:  10 1,197,000         1 84.06 % 20.60 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 25,000                
  UN Country Population (2024) 1,222,000                

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Province Estimated
Population
Hhohho 348,000
Lubombo 231,000
Manzini 386,000
Shiselweni 221,000
Provinces:  4 1,186,000
UN Country Population 1,222,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
YouVersion
Bible
Resources
Faith Comes
By Hearing
Bible Resources
Jesus Film
Online
Global
Recordings
Resources
Gospel
Tract
Online
Afrikaans afr 1 0 Complete Bible
Chichewa nya 1 0 Complete Bible
Comorian, Maore swb 1 1 New Testament
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Hindi hin 1 0 Complete Bible
Sotho, Southern sot 1 0 Complete Bible
Swati ssw 1 0 Complete Bible
Tsonga tso 1 0 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Zulu zul 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 10 10 1   9 6 9 9 7
Networking Possibilities

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  • Church planting agencies in Eswatini
  • Christian ministry in Eswatini
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
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  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Eswatini Statistics
People Groups 10
Unreached People Groups 1  (10.0%)
Population 1,197,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.2%
Population in Unreached 700  (0.1%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 84.1%
Percent Evangelical 20.6%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.2%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 1
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 24%
Continent Africa
Region Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window No
Country Code WZ
Official Language(s) SwatiEnglish
Literacy Rate 88%
Estimated Illiterate Population 144,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked



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