Setswana in Botswana


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People Name General Setswana
People Name in Country Setswana
Population this Country 446,000
Population all Countries 852,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Beetjuans; Central Tswan; Central Tswana
People ID 11278
ROP3 Code 101942
Country Botswana
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread as lingua franca; Central district: Mahalapye and Serowe-Palapye subdistricts; Kgatleng and South East districts; Kweneng and Southern districts: east; North West district: Maun village area.   Source:  Ethnologue 2018
Country Botswana
Region Africa, East and Southern
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Widespread as lingua franca; Central district: Mahalapye and Serowe-Palapye subdistricts; Kgatleng and South East districts; Kweneng and Southern districts: east; North West district: Maun village area..   Source:  Ethnologue 2018

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Primary Language Setswana (446,000 speakers)
Language Code tsn   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Setswana (446,000 speakers)
Language Code tsn   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Setswana

Primary Language:  Setswana

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1830-1966)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1840-1994)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1857-2010)
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Tswana
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Setswana 1970/1987
Text / Printed Matter Bible: SetswanaTswana 1908/1992
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Independent
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 10.00 %)
78.60 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.40 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
65.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
15.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
5.0 %
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