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Abanyom30,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityAbanyomP
Abanyom
M
Abanyom of Nigeria
T
Abong1,900Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAbon   
Abua46,000Y11.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityAbua   
Acipanci38,000Y5.15 %25.00 %4 IslamCicipu   
Acipawa9,600Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAcipa, Eastern M
Acipawa of Nigeria
 
Adara358,000Y7.50 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAdaraP
Adara
M
Adara of Nigeria
T
Aduge3,500Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAduge   
Afizere, Izere90,000Y18.00 %32.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIzere M
Afizere, Izere of Nigeria
 
Agatu162,000Y8.00 %81.00 %4 ChristianityAgatuP
Agatu
M
Agatu of Nigeria
T
Agoi, Ibami22,000Y13.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAgoi   
Agwagwune, Akurakura38,000Y11.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityAgwagwune   
Ahan500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAhan   
Ake3,500Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAke   
Akoko114,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsArigidi   
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa19,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkpes   
Akpet-Ehom19,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityUkpet-Ehom   
AkukuY5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkuku   
Akum8005.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkumP
Akum
  
Alago, Idoma Nokwu55,000Y2.50 %7.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAlago M
Alago, Idoma Nokwu of Nigeria
T
Alege17,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityAlege   
Amap, Amo20,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmo   
Ambandi9,400Y3.60 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPiya-Kwonci   
Ambo2,800Y7.00 %14.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmbo   
Anaang2,687,000Y44.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityAnaang   
Anca400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAnca   
Angas645,000Y24.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityNgas M
Angas of Nigeria
 
Arab, Lebanese38,0008.00 %31.00 %4 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
  
Arab, Syrian19,0000.80 %9.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Nigeria
T
Arum-Chessu7,800Y3.08 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAlumu-Tesu   
Ashe46,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityAshe   
Ashingini149,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCishingini M
Ashingini of Nigeria
 
Asu9,000Y0.00 %4.00 %Y1 IslamAsu   
Aten, Ganawuri61,000Y9.00 %77.00 %4 ChristianityIten M
Aten, Ganawuri of Nigeria
T
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari151,000Y3.00 %7.00 %4 IslamTsikimba M
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari of Nigeria
 
Avadi, Tsivadi155,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadiP
Avadi, Tsivadi
  
Awak11,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAwakP
Awak
M
Awak of Nigeria
T
Awori77,0002.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYoruba   
Ayere5,700Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyere   
Ayu7,700Y4.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyu   
Baan9,600Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBaan   
Baangi, Cibaangi25,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBaangiP
Baangi, Cibaangi
M
Baangi, Cibaangi of Nigeria
T
Bachama283,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityBacama   
Bada54,000Y5.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMbat   
Bade331,000Y0.02 %2.00 %Y1 IslamBadeP
Bade
M
Bade of Nigeria
T
Baggara, Shuwa Arab303,0000.02 %0.20 %Y1 IslamArabic, Chadian SpokenP
Baggara, Shuwa Arab
M
Baggara, Shuwa Arab of Nigeria
T
Bajju, Kaje568,000Y18.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityJju M
Bajju, Kaje of Nigeria
T
Bakpinka, Uwet5,600Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBakpinka   
Bambuka9,600Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKyak   
Banga24,000Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGwamhi-WuriP
Banga
M
Banga of Nigeria
T
Bangwinji11,000Y10.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBangwinji M
Bangwinji of Nigeria
T
Bankalawa, Jarawa90,000Y2.00 %17.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBankal M
Bankalawa, Jarawa of Nigeria
T
Bareshe86,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamReshe   
Bariba185,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamBaatonumP
Bariba
  
Barke, Burkanawa20,000Y0.75 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMburku M
Barke, Burkanawa of Nigeria
 
Barma4,500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBagirmiP
Barma
 T
Basa-Gurmana4,600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBasa-Gurmana  T
Bashar200Y1.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamHausa   
Bassa303,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBasaP
Bassa
  
Bassa-Kontagora31,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBassa-Kontagora   
Bate281,000Y5.00 %17.00 %4 IslamBata   
Batu48,000Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBatu   
Baushi37,000Y0.80 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBauchiP
Baushi
 T
Baya, Gbaya9,500Y2.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGbaya, Northwest   
Becheve3,800Y15.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIceve-MaciP
Becheve
  
Beele400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBeele   
Begbere, Koro Agwe142,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoro Wachi   
Bekworra, Yakoro180,000Y12.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBekwarraP
Bekworra, Yakoro
M
Bekworra, Yakoro of Nigeria
T
Berom1,230,000Y42.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBeromP
Berom
M
Berom of Nigeria
 
Bete-Jukun5,500Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum   
Bette-Bende, Mbete150,000Y11.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianityBete-Bendi   
Bile, Billanchi44,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBille   
Binawa12,000Y12.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBinaP
Binawa
  
Bitare, Yukutare68,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBitare   
Boga21,000Y3.50 %60.00 %4 ChristianityBoga   
Bokabaru71,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 IslamBokobaru   
Boko, Bokonya58,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBoko   
Bokyi, Nki256,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBokyiP
Bokyi, Nki
  
Bolewa212,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBoleP
Bolewa
 T
Boli4,200Y9.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityBali M
Boli of Nigeria
T
Bozo, Sorogoye19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBozo, JenaamaP
Bozo, Sorogoye
 T
British23,0008.00 %62.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Buduma5,2000.00 %0.03 %Y1 IslamBudumaP
Buduma
 T
Bukwen1,000Y3.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBukwen   
Bumaji19,000Y16.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityBumaji   
Bura, Pabir472,000Y3.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBura-PabirP
Bura, Pabir
M
Bura, Pabir of Nigeria
 
Burak7,400Y12.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBurak M
Burak of Nigeria
 
Bure700Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Buru1,400Y15.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBuru   
Burum149,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBoghom   
Busa, Bussawa15,000Y0.05 %1.00 %Y1 IslamBusa   
Buta-Ningi30,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Buta-Ningi
M
Buta-Ningi of Nigeria
T
Cakfem-Mushere9,600Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsCakfem-MushereP
Cakfem-Mushere
M
Cakfem-Mushere of Nigeria
T
Cameroonian Creole9,800Y11.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Cameroon   
Centuum400Y6.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCentuum   
Cham-Mwana, Dijim43,000Y3.00 %46.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDikaka   
Chamba Daka174,000Y6.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Daka   
Chamba Dirim17,000Y0.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDirimP
Chamba Dirim
M
Chamba Dirim of Nigeria
T
Chamba Leko101,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Leko   
Chara, Fachara5,300Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCara   
Chawai92,000Y15.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityAtsam   
Chip12,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMiship   
Chokobo2,200Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsIzora   
Cineni5,700Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsCineni  T
Como Karim19,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsComo Karim   
Cori1,500Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityCori   
Daba, Daba Kola2,000Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDabaP
Daba, Daba Kola
  
Dadiya, Dadianci51,000Y2.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDadiyaP
Dadiya, Dadianci
M
Dadiya, Dadianci of Nigeria
T
Damakawa800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamC'lela   
Dansa5,700Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamja-Dengsa-Tola   
Dass10,000Y1.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamDass   
DeafY30.80 %52.00 %5 ChristianityNigerian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Defaka, Afakani1,900Y3.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDefaka   
Degema, Atala27,000Y6.00 %27.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDegema M
Degema, Atala of Nigeria
 
Dendi, Dandawa3,400Y0.00 %0.10 %Y1 IslamDendiP
Dendi, Dandawa
  
Deno, Denawa12,000Y0.15 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDeno   
Dera, Kanakuru60,000Y10.00 %71.00 %4 ChristianityDera   
Detribalized Pidgen1,732,000Y28.00 %56.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Nigerian   
Dghwede, Toghwede70,000Y6.50 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDghwedeP
Dghwede, Toghwede
  
Dibo200,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 IslamDiboP
Dibo
M
Dibo of Nigeria
 
Dirya12,000Y0.50 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDiri   
Doka19,000Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDokaP
Doka
M
Doka of Nigeria
T
Doko-Uyanga, Basanga400Y11.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityDoko-Uyanga   
Dong8,800Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDong M
Dong of Nigeria
T
Duguri84,000Y0.83 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDuguriP
Duguri
M
Duguri of Nigeria
T
Duguza6,000Y2.25 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTunzuii   
Dukawa166,000Y0.51 %6.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHun-SaareP
Dukawa
M
Dukawa of Nigeria
T
Dulbu200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHausa   
Dungi, Dunjawa1,800Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDungu   
Duwai19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDuwaiP
Duwai
M
Duwai of Nigeria
T
Duya90,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuya   
Dzodinka4,300Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityDzodinka   
Ebira2,061,000Y8.00 %25.50 %4 IslamEbiraP
Ebira
  
Ebughu11,000Y8.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityEbughu   
Edo, Bini1,888,000Y44.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEdoP
Edo, Bini
  
Efai10,000Y6.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityEfai   
Efik645,000Y38.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEfik   
Efutop30,000Y10.00 %93.00 %4 ChristianityEfutop  T
Eggon249,000Y3.56 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEggonP
Eggon
 T
Ehueun24,000Y9.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEhueun   
Ejagham, Ekoi110,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEjaghamP
Ejagham, Ekoi
  
Ekajuk73,000Y9.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityEkajuk M
Ekajuk of Nigeria
T
Eket412,000Y33.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEkit   
Eki9,500Y2.50 %95.00 %4 ChristianityEki   
Ekpari79,000Y6.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYace   
Ekpeye89,000Y9.00 %91.00 %4 ChristianityEkpeye   
Eleme102,000Y8.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityEleme   
Eloyi, Afo48,000Y2.00 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsEloyiP
Eloyi, Afo
M
Eloyi, Afo of Nigeria
T
Emai, Ivbiosakon215,000Y3.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEmai-Iuleha-Ora   
Engenni47,000Y14.00 %72.00 %5 ChristianityEngenni  T
Enwan19,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEnwan   
Enwang28,000Y18.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEnwan   
Epie36,000Y5.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEpie   
Eruwa95,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEruwa   
Esan606,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityEsan   
Esimbi30018.00 %22.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsEsimbiP
Esimbi
M
Esimbi of Nigeria
 
Etebi30,000Y16.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEtebi   
Etulo, Turumawa21,000Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityEtulo  T
Evand15,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityEvant M
Evand of Nigeria
 
Ewe10,000Y34.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEweP
Ewe
M
Ewe of Nigeria
 
Ezaa687,000Y35.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEzaaP
Ezaa
M
Ezaa of Nigeria
T
Fali of Jibu7,400Y5.00 %12.00 %4 IslamZizilivakan  T
Fali, Bana30,000Y1.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBanaP
Fali, Bana
 T
Fali, Vimtim31,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFaliP
Fali, Vimtim
M
Fali, Vimtim of Nigeria
T
Fam2,300Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFam   
Filipino, Tagalog19,00012.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Firan, Izarek3,800Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFiran   
Fiterya, Hwana60,000Y5.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHwana  T
French7,6006.00 %66.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulani, Adamawa1,457,000Y0.80 %3.00 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulani, Adamawa
 T
Fulani, Haabe10,000Y0.03 %0.04 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Haabe
M
Fulani, Haabe of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Nigerian13,463,000Y0.26 %0.35 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Nigerian
M
Fulani, Nigerian of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Sokoto391,000Y0.04 %0.10 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, Central-Eastern NigerP
Fulani, Sokoto
M
Fulani, Sokoto of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Toroobe4,603,000Y0.05 %0.30 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Fulani, Toroobe
M
Fulani, Toroobe of Nigeria
T
Fyem21,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 IslamFyam   
Fyer43,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsFyer   
Ga'anda, Mokar80,000Y11.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityGa'andaP
Ga'anda, Mokar
 T
Gade118,000Y4.88 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGadeP
Gade
M
Gade of Nigeria
T
Galambi36,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamGalambuP
Galambi
  
Gamo-Ningi16,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Ganang3,900Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGanang   
Gbagyi1,201,000Y4.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbagyiP
Gbagyi
M
Gbagyi of Nigeria
T
Gbari512,000Y4.27 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbari M
Gbari of Nigeria
 
Gbo, Imaban89,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityLegbo   
Geji7,700Y1.28 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGeji M
Geji of Nigeria
 
Gera389,000Y1.40 %1.60 %Y1 IslamGeraP
Gera
M
Gera of Nigeria
T
German3,80013.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Geruma15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamGerumaP
Geruma
M
Geruma of Nigeria
T
Ghotuo18,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGhotuo   
Glavda47,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGlavdaP
Glavda
 T
Goemai354,000Y0.50 %62.00 %3 ChristianityGoemaiP
Goemai
M
Goemai of Nigeria
T
Gokana161,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGokana  T
Gourma38,000Y0.40 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGourmanchema   
Gubi, Gubawa1,800Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamShiki   
Gude, Cheke157,000Y4.00 %24.00 %4 IslamGude M
Gude, Cheke of Nigeria
T
Gudu9,100Y0.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamGuduP
Gudu
  
Guduf93,000Y0.75 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGuduf-Gava M
Guduf of Nigeria
T
Gun427,000Y2.50 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGun   
Gupa-Abawa29,000Y0.10 %2.80 %Y1 IslamGupa-Abawa   
Gure-Kahugu, Gura42,000Y12.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGbiri-Niragu  T
Gurmana6,100Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGurmanaP
Gurmana
  
Guruntum31,000Y0.07 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGuruntum-MbaaruP
Guruntum
M
Guruntum of Nigeria
T
Gwa1,500Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGwaP
Gwa
M
Gwa of Nigeria
 
Gwak83,000Y0.50 %2.00 %Y1 IslamGwak M
Gwak of Nigeria
T
Gwandara45,000Y1.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGwandaraP
Gwandara
M
Gwandara of Nigeria
T
Gwomu9,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMoo   
Gyem, Gyemawa1,900Y4.73 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Ham174,000Y75.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityHyam M
Ham of Nigeria
T
Han Chinese, Cantonese8,6003.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin3,4003.00 %6.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Wu5,1004.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, WuP
Han Chinese, Wu
  
Hausa30,211,000Y0.09 %0.10 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
M
Hausa of Nigeria
T
Hausa, North416,000Y0.10 %0.50 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Hausa, North
M
Hausa, North of Nigeria
T
Hide, Xedi6,500Y0.40 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHdi   
Hone12,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamHone   
Horom2,700Y4.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHorom   
Hya2,600Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHya   
Ibani, Bonny111,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityIbani   
Ibeno18,000Y17.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIbino   
Ibibio5,772,000Y38.00 %99.80 %5 ChristianityIbibioP
Ibibio
  
Ibilo7,100Y10.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityOkpamheri   
Icen68,000Y30.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityCenP
Icen
M
Icen of Nigeria
T
Ichen83,000Y2.75 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEtkywanP
Ichen
 T
Idere10,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIdere   
Idoma132,000Y4.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdoma   
Idoma, Central435,000Y25.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idoma, West473,000Y34.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idon6,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAjiyaP
Idon
M
Idon of Nigeria
T
Igala1,510,000Y35.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityIgalaP
Igala
  
Igbo28,533,000Y43.00 %98.80 %5 ChristianityIgboP
Igbo
M
Igbo of Nigeria
 
Igede429,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIgedeP
Igede
  
Igwe21,000Y6.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIgwe   
Ihievbe51,000Y5.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityIhievbe   
Ijaw, Central-Western2,270,000Y46.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityIzon   
Ijaw, Eastern8,200Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityNkoroo   
Ijaw, Northeast Central9,200Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBiseni   
Ijaw, Southeast186,000Y35.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIjo, Southeast   
Ika38,000Y12.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityIka   
Iko11,000Y9.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityIko   
Ikpeshe8,800Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkpeshi   
Iku19,000Y1.20 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsIku-Gora-Ankwa M
Iku of Nigeria
T
Ikulu89,000Y2.20 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkuluP
Ikulu
  
Ikwere606,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsIkwere   
Ikwo303,000Y30.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIkwoP
Ikwo
M
Ikwo of Nigeria
T
Ilue8,500Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityIlue   
Irigwe, Aregwe79,000Y8.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIrigwe   
Isoko634,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsoko   
Ito11,000Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIto   
Itsekiri875,000Y42.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsekiriP
Itsekiri
  
Itu Mbuzo11,000Y5.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityItu Mbon Uzo   
Ivbie, North59,000Y12.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityIvbie North-Okpela-Arhe   
Iyatu, Idoani41,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIyayu M
Iyatu, Idoani of Nigeria
 
Iyive, Ndir2,000Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIyive   
Izzi629,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIziiP
Izzi
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Izzi of Nigeria
T
Jaku600Y2.00 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLabir   
Janji, Anafejanzi1,900Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityJanji   
Janjo33,000Y14.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityDza M
Janjo of Nigeria
T
Jara77,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJara   
Jere26,000Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJere   
Jere86,000Y5.00 %42.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJere   
Jibu55,000Y2.60 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibuP
Jibu
M
Jibu of Nigeria
T
Jidda-Abu, Nakare10,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBu   
Jilbe3,400Y0.10 %3.00 %Y1 IslamJilbe   
Jimbin3,900Y0.67 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsZumbun   
Jimi, Bi-Gimu1,900Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJimi M
Jimi, Bi-Gimu of Nigeria
 
Jiru, Zhiru5,700Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJiru   
Jorto29,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsJorto   
Ju1,600Y0.50 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsJu   
Jukun, Kona5,200Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibaP
Jukun, Kona
 T
Jukun, KpanzuY20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum M
Jukun, Kpanzu of Nigeria
 
Jukun, Wanu5,400Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWannu   
Jukun, Wapan179,000Y10.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityWapan   
Jukun, Wase2,800Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWapha   
Kagoma42,000Y0.50 %7.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGyong   
Kaivi3,900Y18.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKaivi   
Kakanda42,000Y0.20 %2.50 %Y1 IslamKakanda M
Kakanda of Nigeria
 
Kakihum25,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadi   
Kalabari472,000Y33.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKalabari   
Kam9,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKam   
Kamantan, Angan31,000Y2.00 %75.00 %3 ChristianityKamantan   
Kambari149,000Y3.50 %65.00 %4 ChristianityTsishinginiP
Kambari
M
Kambari of Nigeria
T
Kambu7,500Y13.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLimbumP
Kambu
M
Kambu of Nigeria
 
Kami9,500Y0.00 %2.80 %Y1 IslamKami   
Kamkam5,200Y11.00 %30.00 %5 IslamMbongno   
Kamo38,000Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKamo M
Kamo of Nigeria
T
Kamuku55,000Y3.50 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamuku   
Kamwe, Higi565,000Y10.00 %38.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamweP
Kamwe, Higi
M
Kamwe, Higi of Nigeria
T
Kanem, Koenoem9,500Y5.67 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoenoem   
Kanembu2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKanembuP
Kanembu
M
Kanembu of Nigeria
T
Kaningkom-Nindem15,000Y0.50 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNikyob-Nindem  T
Kanufi, Karshi17,000Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKanufi   
Kanuri, Manga365,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKanuri, MangaP
Kanuri, Manga
M
Kanuri, Manga of Nigeria
T
Kanuri, Yerwa6,755,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamKanuri, CentralP
Kanuri, Yerwa
M
Kanuri, Yerwa of Nigeria
T
Kapsiki, Psikye22,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPsikye   
Kapya300Y9.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKapya   
Karekare, Jalalum358,000Y1.70 %2.00 %Y1 IslamKarekare M
Karekare, Jalalum of Nigeria
 
Karfa1,500Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuhwa   
Kariya, Lipkawa3,800Y0.03 %10.00 %2 IslamKariya   
Katab237,000Y10.00 %84.00 %4 ChristianityTyap M
Katab of Nigeria
 
Kholok5,600Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamKholok M
Kholok of Nigeria
 
Kiballo, Vono1,500Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsVono   
KilaY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSomyev   
Kilba, Huba330,000Y8.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityNya Huba   
Kinuku1,600Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKinuku   
Kiong100Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityKiong   
Kir-Balar, Kirr5,500Y3.00 %10.00 %4 IslamKir-Balar   
Kirifi, Kirifawa42,000Y4.00 %22.00 %4 IslamGiiwo   
Kirya-Konzel6,800Y2.00 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKirya-KonzelP
Kirya-Konzel
M
Kirya-Konzel of Nigeria
T
Kitimi3,800Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTumi   
Kofa1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKofa   
Kofyar, Jibiyal179,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKofyar   
Kohumono, Bahumono55,000Y14.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityKohumono M
Kohumono, Bahumono of Nigeria
T
Koma58,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKomaP
Koma
  
Kono, Kwono9,200Y10.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityKonoP
Kono, Kwono
  
Koro AfikiY18.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIja-Zuba   
Koro, Jijili14,000Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityTanjijili   
Korop, Erorup17,000Y12.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityKorop   
Kotoko, Afade42,000Y0.40 %2.00 %Y1 IslamAfadeP
Kotoko, Afade
M
Kotoko, Afade of Nigeria
T
Kpan19,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpan   
Kubi2,700Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Kubi
  
Kudu-Camo2,600Y12.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Kugama5,600Y0.60 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKugama   
Kugbo6,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityKugbo   
Kukele, Ukele215,000Y29.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityKukele   
Kulere, Korom Boye27,000Y18.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityKulereP
Kulere, Korom Boye
M
Kulere, Korom Boye of Nigeria
 
Kulung, Bambur47,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityKulung   
Kumba5,700Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKumba   
Kupa38,000Y0.20 %4.00 %Y1 IslamKupa M
Kupa of Nigeria
 
Kupto5,200Y3.85 %10.00 %4 IslamKutto   
Kurama, Bagwama67,000Y4.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityKurama M
Kurama, Bagwama of Nigeria
T
Kushi21,000Y7.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKushi   
Kuteb74,000Y14.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityKutep   
Kuturmi, West Yamma17,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKuturmi   
Kuzamani, Rishuwa3,000Y1.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsShuwa-ZamaniP
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
  
Kwah13,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwa   
Kwami22,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 IslamKwaami   
Kwanka, Kadun30,000Y0.07 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsVaghat-Ya-Bijim-LegeriP
Kwanka, Kadun
M
Kwanka, Kadun of Nigeria
T
Kyanga15,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKyangaP
Kyanga
 T
Kyibaku, Chibuk195,000Y12.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityKibaku   
Laamang, Gbuhwe72,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamang   
Lakka, Lao Habe8,500Y2.60 %5.00 %4 IslamLaka   
Lala-Roba, Gworam83,000Y4.00 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLala-RobaP
Lala-Roba, Gworam
M
Lala-Roba, Gworam of Nigeria
T
Lame19,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLame   
Laru8,500Y2.00 %20.00 %2 IslamLaru   
Leelau9,600Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLeelau   
Lela, Dakakari162,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsC'lelaP
Lela, Dakakari
M
Lela, Dakakari of Nigeria
T
Lemoro, Anowuru18,000Y7.17 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLemoro   
Lere25,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLere   
Libo19,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaan   
Loh15,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLoo   
Longuda, Jessu95,000Y14.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLonguda   
Lopawa, Lupa9,300Y5.00 %40.00 %4 IslamLopa   
Lotsu-Piri, Kitta33,000Y10.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityTso   
Lubila, Kabila19,000Y12.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityLubila   
Lufu4,600Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLufu   
LuriY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Mabo-Barkul, Kaleri3,600Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBo-Rukul   
Madda179,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMada M
Madda of Nigeria
 
Mafa, Matakam8,200Y1.00 %7.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMafa   
Magdhi, Widala3,700Y0.00 %0.07 %Y1 IslamMaghdi   
Magu20,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMvanip   
Maguzawa189,000Y0.30 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHausaP
Maguzawa
M
Maguzawa of Nigeria
T
Maha18,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamMaaka   
Mama, Kwarra60,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMama   
Mambila179,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMambila, Nigeria   
Mandara, Wandala19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamWandalaP
Mandara, Wandala
M
Mandara, Wandala of Nigeria
T
Mangas200Y2.00 %15.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMangas   
Marghi, Central210,000Y12.00 %62.00 %5 ChristianityMarghi Central   
Marghi, South221,000Y8.50 %67.00 %4 ChristianityMarghi South M
Marghi, South of Nigeria
T
Marghi, WestY2.31 %50.00 %4 ChristianityKanuri, CentralP
Marghi, West
  
Mashi1,400Y13.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMashi   
Mbembe, Cross-River 220,000Y27.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMbembe, Cross River   
Mboi35,000Y4.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMboi   
Mbonga, Mboa1,900Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbonga   
Mbube, Western78,000Y7.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityMbe   
Mbula-Bwazza30,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMbula-Bwazza M
Mbula-Bwazza of Nigeria
T
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere67,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbula-Bwazza M
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere of Nigeria
T
Megili99,000Y6.50 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLijili   
Mgbo219,000Y28.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityMgbolizhiaP
Mgbo
M
Mgbo of Nigeria
T
Mini5,700Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityAbureni   
Miya, Miyawa57,000Y0.20 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMiya M
Miya, Miyawa of Nigeria
 
Montol38,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMontol   
Mubako, Mumbake17,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNyong   
Mumuye6,100Y2.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGengleP
Mumuye
M
Mumuye of Nigeria
T
Mumuye730,000Y6.00 %29.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMumuyeP
Mumuye
M
Mumuye of Nigeria
T
Mumuye Minde30,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityShoo-Minda-Nye   
Mundat1,800Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMundat   
Munga, Mingang Doso5,100Y7.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMingang Doso   
Mwaghavul539,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityMwaghavulP
Mwaghavul
  
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai11,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwaiP
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
M
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai of Nigeria
T
Naraguta, Iguta11,000Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIgutaP
Naraguta, Iguta
  
Nde, Ekamtonofo42,000Y13.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityNde-Nsele-Nta M
Nde, Ekamtonofo of Nigeria
T
Nde-GbiteY3.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNde-Gbite   
Ndoe, Anep12,000Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNdoe   
Ndola100,000Y9.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNdoolaP
Ndola
 T
Ndunda600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNdunda   
Ngamo, Ngamawa108,000Y4.70 %11.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNgamo   
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi9,600Y0.20 %5.00 %Y1 IslamNggwahyiP
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
  
Ngizim, Ngizmawa156,000Y0.63 %7.00 %2 IslamNgizimP
Ngizim, Ngizmawa
M
Ngizim, Ngizmawa of Nigeria
T
Ngoshe Sama, Nggweshe39,000Y0.70 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGvoko  T
Ngwaba18,000Y0.20 %8.00 %2 IslamNgwaba   
Nimbari100Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNyam   
Ningye13,000Y5.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNingye   
Ninzam, Ninzo120,000Y3.91 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNinzoP
Ninzam, Ninzo
  
Nkari9,500Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNkari   
Nkem-Nkum, Ndok61,000Y14.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityNkem-Nkum  T
Nkukoli3,000Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityNkukoli   
Nnam6,400Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNnam   
Nso, Panso-Nso5,700Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamnso'P
Nso, Panso-Nso
  
Numana, Sanga52,000Y1.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNumana-Nunku-Gbantu-Numbu  T
Nungu, Rindre87,000Y5.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNunguP
Nungu, Rindre
 T
Nupe1,694,000Y2.00 %5.00 %Y1 IslamNupe-Nupe-Tako  T
Nyankpa81,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityNyankpa  T
Nyeng3,100Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Nyima, Anyima19,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLenyima   
Nzanyi150,000Y5.00 %24.00 %4 IslamNzanyi  T
Obanliku, Abanliku117,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityObanliku   
Obolo291,000Y34.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityObolo   
Obulom5,600Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityObulom   
Obuoro11,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIbuoro   
Odual32,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOdual   
OdutY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityOdut   
Ogba311,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbah M
Ogba of Nigeria
 
Ogbia, Ogbinya366,000Y29.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbia   
Ogbogolo17,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOgbogolo   
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma20,000Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOgbronuagum   
Ogoni404,000Y36.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKhanaP
Ogoni
M
Ogoni of Nigeria
T
Ogori-Magongo18,000Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityOko-Eni-Osayen M
Ogori-Magongo of Nigeria
T
Okobo95,000Y11.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityOkobo   
Okodia9,300Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityOkodia   
Okpamheri89,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpamheri   
Okpe42,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe  T
Okpe13,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe   
Okpe-Idesa9,800Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdesa   
Okrika431,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityKirike   
OlomaY4.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityOloma   
Olulumo-Ikom, Okuni162,000Y34.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOlulumo-Ikom   
Oron134,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOro   
Orri, Oring135,000Y27.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityOring   
Oruma8,500Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOruma   
Ososo32,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOsoso   
Pa'a, Afawa15,000Y1.75 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPa'aP
Pa'a, Afawa
M
Pa'a, Afawa of Nigeria
T
Pai5,600Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPe   
Pana7,600Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityPana   
Panawa4,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPanawa  T
PangsengY3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityPangseng   
Panyam9,600Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMak   
Passam, Kpasam28,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpasham   
Payung29,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPyapun   
Peere8,800Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPeere   
Pero48,000Y12.00 %73.00 %5 ChristianityPero   
Piti9,200Y8.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityPiti   
Polci31,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPolciP
Polci
  
Pongu46,000Y2.50 %30.00 %4 IslamPanguP
Pongu
  
Puku, Fakanchi67,000Y0.33 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUt-Ma'inP
Puku, Fakanchi
M
Puku, Fakanchi of Nigeria
T
RangY4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityRang   
Rogo200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamRogo   
Ron212,000Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRon M
Ron of Nigeria
T
Rukuba, Inchazi149,000Y5.38 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKuceP
Rukuba, Inchazi
M
Rukuba, Inchazi of Nigeria
T
Rumaya11,000Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMala   
Ruruma13,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRuma   
Sanga, Asanga33,000Y0.00 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSanga   
Sara Mbai2,600Y9.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityMbay   
Sasaru21,000Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSasaru   
Sha5,300Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSha   
Shakara4,600Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Shal, Shall-Zwall13,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShall-Zwall   
Shama8,600Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsShama-Sambuga M
Shama of Nigeria
 
ShamangY8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShamang   
Shanga24,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamShangaP
Shanga
M
Shanga of Nigeria
T
Shani1,700Y0.40 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Siri, Sirawa5,400Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSiri   
Songhai-Koyraboro3,100Y0.16 %0.40 %Y1 IslamSonghay, Koyraboro SenniP
Songhai-Koyraboro
M
Songhai-Koyraboro of Nigeria
T
Sukur27,000Y6.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSukur   
Surubu, Zurubu12,000Y11.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianitySurubuP
Surubu, Zurubu
 T
Tal30,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTalP
Tal
M
Tal of Nigeria
T
Tala1,800Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTala   
Tambes14,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTambas   
Tangale253,000Y80.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityTangaleP
Tangale
  
Tapshin, Tapshinawa8,900Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSur  T
Tarok484,000Y14.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityTarok   
Tee416,000Y30.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityTee   
Teme5,600Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTeme   
Tera164,000Y8.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityTera  T
Tha1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTha   
Tiba19,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamGaa M
Tiba of Nigeria
 
Tigon43,000Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMbembe, Tigon   
Tita5,700Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTita   
Tiv4,242,000Y42.00 %98.50 %5 ChristianityTivP
Tiv
  
Tsagu3,800Y0.33 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsCiwogaiP
Tsagu
M
Tsagu of Nigeria
 
Tsucuba1,100Y2.00 %4.00 %Y1 IslamTsucuba   
Tuareg, Tamajaq3,100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTamajaq, TawallammatP
Tuareg, Tamajaq
M
Tuareg, Tamajaq of Nigeria
T
Tubu, Teda3,800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTedagaP
Tubu, Teda
  
Tula53,000Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTula M
Tula of Nigeria
T
Turkwam6,500Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsToro   
Ubaghara60,000Y16.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityUbaghara   
Ubang5,600Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityUbang   
Uda21,000Y7.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityUda   
Uhami-Iyayu23,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUhami   
Uhumkighi, Yukuben28,000Y2.50 %50.00 %4 ChristianityYukuben   
Ukaan54,000Y4.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkaan   
Ukpe-Bayobiri36,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityUkpe-Bayobiri   
Ukue-Ehuen23,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkue   
Ukwa100Y0.80 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUkwa   
Ukwuani-Aboh, Kwale293,000Y31.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityUkwuani-Aboh-Ndoni   
Ulukwumi19,000Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityUlukwumi   
Umon34,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityUmon   
Uneme33,000Y7.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUnemeP
Uneme
 T
Ungwai31,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCahungwaryaP
Ungwai
  
Ura1,600Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFungwaP
Ura
M
Ura of Nigeria
T
Urhobo1,030,000Y40.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityUrhobo   
Usakade20,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUsaghade   
Utange, Otank20,000Y6.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOtank   
Utugwang, East Mbube82,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUtugwang-Irungene-AfrikeP
Utugwang, East Mbube
M
Utugwang, East Mbube of Nigeria
T
Uvbie, Evrie33,000Y6.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityUvbie   
Uzekwe15,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityUzekwe   
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik18,000Y1.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsVemgo-MabasP
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
M
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik of Nigeria
T
Verre173,000Y2.50 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMom Jango   
VitiY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityViti   
VoroY1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamVoro   
Vute3,000Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityVute   
Wagga134,000Y2.50 %12.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaja M
Wagga of Nigeria
T
Warji, Warjawa127,000Y1.31 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsWarjiP
Warji, Warjawa
M
Warji, Warjawa of Nigeria
T
Wom9,200Y2.00 %45.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWom   
Yache Akpa45,000Y15.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAkpa   
Yako, Ugep216,000Y32.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityLokaa M
Yako, Ugep of Nigeria
T
Yala259,000Y5.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYala   
Yamba19,000Y8.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityYamba M
Yamba of Nigeria
 
Yandang106,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityYendangP
Yandang
 T
Yangdang Waka9,300Y4.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaka   
Yashi5,300Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHasha   
Yekhee, Etsako476,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityYekhee   
Yigha, Ayiga18,000Y12.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityLeyigha   
Yoruba, Oyo34,645,000Y48.00 %59.75 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba, Oyo
  
Yoruba-Egba5,002,000Y42.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba-Egba
  
Yotti3,500Y4.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYotti   
Yungur, Binna176,000Y0.80 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBenaP
Yungur, Binna
M
Yungur, Binna of Nigeria
T
Ywom24,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYwom   
Zaar, Sayawa323,000Y20.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySayaP
Zaar, Sayawa
M
Zaar, Sayawa of Nigeria
 
Zangwal200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamZangwal   
Zari34,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Zari
  
Zarma143,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamZarmaP
Zarma
M
Zarma of Nigeria
T
Zeem600Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 IslamZeem   
ZhireY5.00 %20.00 %4 IslamZhire   
Ziriya2,100Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Total People Groups:   544 191,635,000 530     95     148 132 138
Unclassified / Other Individuals 201,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 191,836,000  
Other reported groups:  3  
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Nigeria – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 95 17.5 % 62,770,000 32.8 %
  2 - Minimally reached 65 11.9 % 2,550,000 1.3 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 0.6 % 400,000 0.2 %
  4 - Partially reached 267 49.1 % 19,412,000 10.1 %
  5 - Significantly reached 114 21.0 % 106,504,000 55.6 %
Totals 544   191,635,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Nigeria – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Abanyom
30,000


Adara
358,000


Agatu
162,000


Akum
800


Arab, Lebanese
38,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Arab, Syrian
19,000


Avadi, Tsivadi
155,000


Awak
11,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Baangi, Cibaangi
25,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bade
331,000


Baggara, Shuwa Arab
303,000


Banga
24,000


Bariba
185,000


Barma
4,500


Bassa
303,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Baushi
37,000


Becheve
3,800


Bekworra, Yakoro
180,000


Berom
1,230,000


Binawa
12,000


Bokyi, Nki
256,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bolewa
212,000


Bozo, Sorogoye
19,000


British
23,000


Buduma
5,200


Bura, Pabir
472,000


Buta-Ningi
30,000


Cakfem-Mushere
9,600


Chamba Dirim
17,000


Daba, Daba Kola
2,000


Dadiya, Dadianci
51,000


Deaf
Unknown


Dendi, Dandawa
3,400


Dghwede, Toghwede
70,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dibo
200,000


Doka
19,000


Duguri
84,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dukawa
166,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Duwai
19,000


Ebira
2,061,000


Edo, Bini
1,888,000


Eggon
249,000


Ejagham, Ekoi
110,000


Eloyi, Afo
48,000


Esimbi
300


Ewe
10,000


Ezaa
687,000


Fali, Bana
30,000


Fali, Vimtim
31,000


Filipino, Tagalog
19,000


French
7,600


Fulani, Adamawa
1,457,000


Fulani, Haabe
10,000


Fulani, Nigerian
13,463,000


Fulani, Sokoto
391,000


Fulani, Toroobe
4,603,000


Ga'anda, Mokar
80,000


Gade
118,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Galambi
36,000


Gbagyi
1,201,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gera
389,000


German
3,800


© Copyrighted Photo
Geruma
15,000


Glavda
47,000


Goemai
354,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gudu
9,100


© Copyrighted Photo
Gurmana
6,100


Guruntum
31,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gwa
1,500


Gwandara
45,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
8,600


Han Chinese, Mandarin
3,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Wu
5,100


Hausa
30,211,000


Hausa, North
416,000


Ibibio
5,772,000


Icen
68,000


Ichen
83,000


Idon
6,000


Igala
1,510,000


Igbo
28,533,000


Igede
429,000


Ikulu
89,000


Ikwo
303,000


Itsekiri
875,000


Izzi
629,000


Jibu
55,000


Jukun, Kona
5,200


Kambari
149,000


Kambu
7,500


Kamwe, Higi
565,000


Kanembu
2,000


Kanuri, Manga
365,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kanuri, Yerwa
6,755,000


Kirya-Konzel
6,800


Koma
58,000


Kono, Kwono
9,200


© Copyrighted Photo
Kotoko, Afade
42,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kubi
2,700


Kulere, Korom Boye
27,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
3,000


Kwanka, Kadun
30,000


Kyanga
15,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Lala-Roba, Gworam
83,000


Lela, Dakakari
162,000


Maguzawa
189,000


Mandara, Wandala
19,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Marghi, West
60


Mgbo
219,000


Mumuye
6,100


Mumuye
730,000


Mwaghavul
539,000


Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
11,000


Naraguta, Iguta
11,000


Ndola
100,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
9,600


Ngizim, Ngizmawa
156,000


Ninzam, Ninzo
120,000


Nso, Panso-Nso
5,700


Nungu, Rindre
87,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ogoni
404,000


Pa'a, Afawa
15,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Polci
31,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Pongu
46,000


Puku, Fakanchi
67,000


Rukuba, Inchazi
149,000


Shanga
24,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Songhai-Koyraboro
3,100


Surubu, Zurubu
12,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tal
30,000


Tangale
253,000


Tiv
4,242,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tsagu
3,800


Tuareg, Tamajaq
3,100


Tubu, Teda
3,800


Uneme
33,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ungwai
31,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ura
1,600


Utugwang, East Mbube
82,000


Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
18,000


Warji, Warjawa
127,000


Yandang
106,000


Yoruba, Oyo
34,645,000


Yoruba-Egba
5,002,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Yungur, Binna
176,000


Zaar, Sayawa
323,000


Zari
34,000


Zarma
143,000

Nigeria People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Nigeria – Languages
(Click headings for sorting )
Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Language
(click Language name for details)
Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Abanyomabm10None
Abonabo10None
Abuaabn10NT
Aburenimgj10None
Acipa, Easternacp10None
Adarakad10None
Adugeadu10None
Afadeaal11None
Agatuagc10NT
Agoiibm10None
Agwagwuneyay10Portions
Ahanahn11None
Ahwainfd30None
Ajiyaidc10None
Akeaik10None
Akpaakf10None
Akpesibe10None
Akukuayk10None
Akumaku10None
Alagoala10Portions
Alegealf10None
Alumu-Tesuaab10None
Amboamb10None
Amoamo10None
Anaanganw10None
Ancaacb11None
Arabic, Chadian Spokenshu11NT
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc20Portions
Arigidiaqg10None
Asheahs10None
Asuaum11None
Atsamcch10Portions
Awakawo10Portions
Ayereaye10None
Ayuayu10None
Baanbvj10None
Baangibqx11None
Baatonumbba10Complete
Bacamabcy10Portions
Badebde11Portions
Bagirmibmi11None
Bakpinkabbs10None
Balibcn10Portions
Banabcw11NT
Bangwinjibsj10Portions
Bankaljjr10None
Basabzw10Complete
Basa-Gurmanabuj11None
Bassa-Kontagorabsr10Need?
Batabta10None
Batubtu10None
Bauchibsf10None
Beelebxq11None
Bekwarrabkv10NT
Benayun10Portions
Berombom10Complete
Bete-Bendibtt10NT
Billebil10None
Binabyj10None
Biseniije10None
Bitarebrt10None
Bo-Rukulmae10None
Bogabvw10None
Boghombux10Portions
Bokobqc10Complete
Bokobarubus10NT
Bokyibky10Complete
Bolebol11None
Bozo, Jenaamabze11Portions
Bujid10None
Budumabdm11Portions
Bukwenbuz10None
Bumajibyp10None
Bura-Pabirbwr10Complete
Burakbys10Portions
Burubqw10None
Busabqp11NT
C'leladri21Portions
Cahungwaryanat10None
Cakfem-Musherecky10None
Caracfd10None
Cencen10Portions
Centuumcet10Need?
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chinese, Wuwuu10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue10Complete
Cicipuawc10None
Cinenicie11None
Cishinginiasg10NT
Ciwogaitgd10None
Como Karimcfg10None
Coricry10None
Dabadbq11NT
Dadiyadbd11Portions
Dassdot11None
Defakaafn10None
Degemadeg10None
Dendiddn11NT
Denodbb10None
Derakna10Portions
Dghwededgh10NT
Dibodio10None
Dikakacfa10Portions
Diridwa10None
Dirimdir11None
Dokadbi11None
Doko-Uyangauya10None
Dongdoh11None
Duguridbm11None
Duhwakbz10None
Dungudbv10None
Duwaidbp11None
Duyaldb10Portions
Dzajen10None
Dzodinkaadd10None
Ebiraigb10Complete
Ebughuebg10None
Edobin10Complete
Efaiefa10None
Efikefi10Complete
Efutopofu10None
Eggonego10NT
Ehueunehu10None
Ejaghametu10NT
Ekajukeka10NT
Ekieki10None
Ekiteke10None
Ekpeyeekp10None
Elemeelm10NT
Eloyiafo10None
Emai-Iuleha-Oraema10Portions
Engennienn10NT
Englisheng10Complete
Enwanenv10None
Enwanenw10None
Epieepi10None
Eruwaerh10None
Esanish10Portions
Esimbiags10Portions
Etebietb10None
Etkywanich10None
Etuloutr10Portions
Evantbzz10None
Eweewe10Complete
Ezaaeza10Complete
Falifli10None
Famfam10None
Firanfir10Portions
Frenchfra10Complete
Fulfulde, Adamawafub11Complete
Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Nigerfuq11NT
Fulfulde, Nigerianfuv22NT
Fungwaula10None
Fyampym10None
Fyerfie10None
Ga'andagqa10Portions
Gaattb11None
Gadeged10None
Galambuglo10None
Gananggne10Need?
Gbagyigbr10NT
Gbarigby10Portions
Gbaya, Northwestgya10Complete
Gbiri-Niragugrh10None
Gejigji11Portions
Genglegeg11None
Geragew11None
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Gerumagea11None
Ghotuoaaa10None
Giiwokks10None
Glavdaglw10Portions
Goemaiank10Portions
Gokanagkn10NT
Gourmanchemagux11Complete
Gudegde10NT
Gudugdu11None
Guduf-Gavagdf11Portions
Gunguw10Complete
Gupa-Abawagpa11None
Gurmanagvm10None
Guruntum-Mbaarugrd11None
Gvokongs10None
Gwagwb11None
Gwakjgk11Portions
Gwamhi-Wuribga10None
Gwandaragwn11None
Gyongkdm10None
Hashaybj10None
Hausahau167Complete
Hdixed10NT
Honejuh10None
Horomhoe10None
Hun-Saaredud10Portions
Hwanahwo10Portions
Hyahya10Need?
Hyamjab10Portions
Ibaniiby10Portions
Ibibioibb10None
Ibinoibn10None
Ibuoroibr10None
Iceve-Macibec10None
Idereide10None
Idesaids10None
Idomaidu30Complete
Igalaigl10Complete
Igboibo10Complete
Igedeige10NT
Igutanar10None
Igweigw10None
Ihievbeihi10None
Ija-Zubavki10None
Ijo, Southeastijs10Complete
Ikaikk10NT
Ikoiki10None
Ikpeshiikp10None
Iku-Gora-Ankwaikv11None
Ikuluikl10None
Ikwereikw10NT
Ikwoiqw10Complete
Ilueilv10None
Irigweiri10NT
Isekiriits10NT
Isokoiso10Complete
Itenetx10Portions
Itoitw10NT
Itu Mbon Uzoitm10None
Ivbie North-Okpela-Arheatg10NT
Iyayuiya10None