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Abanyom31,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityAbanyomP
Abanyom
M
Abanyom of Nigeria
T
Abong2,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAbonP
Abong
  
Abua48,000Y11.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityAbua   
Achipawa10,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAcipa, Eastern M
Achipawa of Nigeria
 
Acipanci40,000Y5.15 %25.00 %4 IslamCicipu   
Adara372,000Y7.50 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAdaraP
Adara
M
Adara of Nigeria
T
Aduge3,600Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAduge   
Afizere, Izere93,000Y18.00 %32.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIzereP
Afizere, Izere
M
Afizere, Izere of Nigeria
 
Agatu168,000Y8.00 %81.00 %4 ChristianityAgatuP
Agatu
M
Agatu of Nigeria
T
Agoi, Ibami22,000Y13.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAgoi   
Agwagwune, Akurakura40,000Y11.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityAgwagwune   
Ahan500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsAhanP
Ahan
  
Ake3,600Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAke   
Akoko118,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsArigidi   
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa19,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkpes   
Akpet-Ehom20,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityUkpet-Ehom   
AkukuY5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkuku   
Akum9005.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkumP
Akum
  
Alago, Idoma Nokwu57,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAlago M
Alago, Idoma Nokwu of Nigeria
T
Alege18,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityElege   
Amap, Amo21,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmo   
Ambandi9,700Y3.60 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPiya-Kwonci   
Ambo2,900Y7.00 %14.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmbo   
Anaang2,787,000Y48.61 %99.00 %5 ChristianityAnaang   
Anca400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsAnca   
Angas669,000Y24.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityNgas M
Angas of Nigeria
 
Arab, Lebanese39,0008.00 %31.00 %4 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
  
Arab, Syrian20,0000.80 %9.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Nigeria
T
Arum-Chessu8,100Y3.08 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAlumu-Tesu   
Ashe48,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityAshe   
Ashingini155,000Y15.00 %35.00 %5 IslamCishingini M
Ashingini of Nigeria
 
Asu9,300Y0.00 %4.00 %1 IslamAsu   
Aten, Ganawuri63,000Y18.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIten M
Aten, Ganawuri of Nigeria
T
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari157,000Y3.00 %7.00 %4 IslamTsikimba M
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari of Nigeria
 
Avadi, Tsivadi161,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadiP
Avadi, Tsivadi
  
Awak12,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAwakP
Awak
M
Awak of Nigeria
T
Awori80,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYoruba   
Ayere5,900Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyereP
Ayere
  
Ayu8,000Y4.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyu   
Baan10,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBaan   
Baangi, Cibaangi26,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBaangiP
Baangi, Cibaangi
M
Baangi, Cibaangi of Nigeria
T
Bachama293,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityBacamaP
Bachama
  
Bada56,000Y5.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMbat   
Bade344,000Y0.02 %2.00 %1 IslamBadeP
Bade
M
Bade of Nigeria
T
Baggara, Shuwa Arab314,0000.02 %0.20 %1 IslamArabic, Chadian SpokenP
Baggara, Shuwa Arab
M
Baggara, Shuwa Arab of Nigeria
T
Bajju, Kaje589,000Y5.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityJju M
Bajju, Kaje of Nigeria
T
Bakpinka, Uwet5,800Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBakpinka   
Bambuka9,900Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKyak  T
Banga25,000Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsC'lelaP
Banga
M
Banga of Nigeria
T
Bangwinji12,000Y10.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBangwinji M
Bangwinji of Nigeria
T
Bankalawa, Jarawa93,000Y2.00 %35.00 %2 IslamBankal M
Bankalawa, Jarawa of Nigeria
T
Bareshe89,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamReshe   
Barke, Burkanawa21,000Y0.75 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMburku M
Barke, Burkanawa of Nigeria
 
Barma4,7000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBagirmiP
Barma
 T
Basa315,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBasaP
Basa
  
Basa-Gurmana4,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBasa-Gurmana  T
Bashar200Y1.00 %2.00 %1 IslamHausa   
Bassa-Kontagora33,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBassa-Kontagora   
Bate291,000Y5.00 %17.00 %4 IslamBata   
Batonu, Baruba356,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamBaatonumP
Batonu, Baruba
  
Batu50,000Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBatu   
Bauchi38,000Y0.80 %5.00 %1 IslamBauchiP
Bauchi
 T
Baya, Gbaya9,9002.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGbaya, Northwest   
Becheve3,900Y15.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIceve-MaciP
Becheve
  
Beele400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBeele   
Begbere, Koro Agwe147,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoro Wachi   
Bekworra, Yakoro187,000Y12.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBekwarraP
Bekworra, Yakoro
M
Bekworra, Yakoro of Nigeria
T
Berom1,276,000Y46.40 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBeromP
Berom
M
Berom of Nigeria
 
Bete-Jukun5,600Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum   
Bette-Bende, Mbete156,000Y11.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianityBete-Bendi   
Bile, Billanchi46,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBille   
Binawa12,000Y55.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityBina   
Bitare, Yukutare70,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBitare   
Boga22,000Y3.50 %60.00 %4 ChristianityBoga   
Bokabaru73,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 IslamBokobaru   
Boko, Bokonya60,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBoko   
Bokyi, Nki266,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBokyiP
Bokyi, Nki
  
Bole, Bolewa220,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBoleP
Bole, Bolewa
 T
Borghom154,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBoghom   
Bozo, Sorogoye20,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBozo, JenaamaP
Bozo, Sorogoye
 T
British24,0008.00 %62.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bucuba1,100Y2.00 %4.00 %1 IslamTsucuba  T
Buduma, Yedina5,4000.00 %0.03 %1 IslamBudumaP
Buduma, Yedina
 T
Bukwen1,100Y3.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBukwen   
Bumaji19,000Y16.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityBumaji   
Bura, Pabir489,000Y3.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBura-PabirP
Bura, Pabir
M
Bura, Pabir of Nigeria
 
Burak7,700Y12.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBurak M
Burak of Nigeria
 
Bure700Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Buru1,500Y15.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBuru   
Busa, Bussawa16,000Y0.05 %1.00 %1 IslamBisa   
Buta-Ningi56,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamHausaP
Buta-Ningi
M
Buta-Ningi of Nigeria
T
Cakfem-Mushere9,900Y3.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityCakfem-MushereP
Cakfem-Mushere
M
Cakfem-Mushere of Nigeria
T
Cameroonian Creole10,00011.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Cameroon   
Cham-Mwana, Dijim44,000Y3.00 %46.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDikakaP
Cham-Mwana, Dijim
  
Chamba Daka181,000Y6.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Daka   
Chamba Dirim17,000Y0.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDirimP
Chamba Dirim
M
Chamba Dirim of Nigeria
T
Chamba Leko105,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Leko   
Chara, Fachara5,500Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCara M
Chara, Fachara of Nigeria
T
Chawai96,000Y15.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityAtsamP
Chawai
  
Chip12,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMishipP
Chip
M
Chip of Nigeria
T
Chokobo2,300Y0.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsIzora   
Cineni20,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCineni  T
Como Karim20,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsComo Karim   
Cori1,500Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityCoriP
Cori
M
Cori of Nigeria
T
Daba, Daba Kola2,100Y0.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDabaP
Daba, Daba Kola
  
Dadiya, Dadianci80,000Y15.00 %45.00 %5 ChristianityDadiyaP
Dadiya, Dadianci
M
Dadiya, Dadianci of Nigeria
T
Dansa6,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamja-Dengsa-Tola   
Deaf2,010,000Y51.26 %3 ChristianityNigerian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Defaka, Afakani2,000Y3.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNkoroo   
Degema, Atala28,000Y6.00 %27.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDegema M
Degema, Atala of Nigeria
 
Dendi, Dandawa3,500Y0.00 %0.10 %1 IslamDendiP
Dendi, Dandawa
  
Deno, Denawa12,000Y0.15 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDeno   
Dera, Kanakuru63,000Y10.00 %71.00 %4 ChristianityDera   
Detribalized Pidgen1,796,000Y30.93 %56.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Nigerian   
Dghwede, Toghwede73,000Y6.50 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDghwedeP
Dghwede, Toghwede
  
Dirya12,000Y0.50 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDiri   
Doka19,000Y0.00 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDokaP
Doka
M
Doka of Nigeria
T
Doko-Uyanga, Basanga400Y11.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityDoko-Uyanga   
Domakawa800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamC'lela   
Dong9,100Y0.00 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDong M
Dong of Nigeria
T
Duguri87,000Y0.83 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDuguriP
Duguri
M
Duguri of Nigeria
T
Duguza6,200Y2.25 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTunzuii   
Duka, Eastern51,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic Religionsut-Hun   
Duka, Western62,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic Religionsus-Saare   
DukawaY0.51 %6.50 %2 Ethnic Religionsus-SaareP
Dukawa
M
Dukawa of Nigeria
T
Dulbu300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamHausa   
Dungi, Dunjawa1,900Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDungu   
Durr-Baraza10,000Y1.00 %2.00 %1 IslamDass   
Duwai20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamDuwaiP
Duwai
M
Duwai of Nigeria
T
Duya93,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuya   
Dzodinka300Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityLidzonka   
Ebira2,138,000Y8.84 %18.00 %4 IslamEbiraP
Ebira
  
Ebughu11,000Y8.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityEbughu   
Edo, Bini1,819,000Y48.61 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEdoP
Edo, Bini
  
Efai11,000Y6.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityEfai   
Efik669,000Y38.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEfik   
Efutop31,000Y10.00 %93.00 %4 ChristianityEfutop  T
Egbura Koto62,000Y6.00 %12.00 %4 IslamEbira   
Eggon258,000Y3.56 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEggonP
Eggon
 T
Ehueun25,000Y9.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEhueun   
Ejagham, Ekoi114,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEjaghamP
Ejagham, Ekoi
  
Ekajuk76,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityEkajuk M
Ekajuk of Nigeria
T
Eket428,000Y33.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEkit   
Eki9,800Y2.50 %95.00 %4 ChristianityEki   
Ekpari82,000Y6.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYace   
Ekpeye93,000Y9.00 %91.00 %4 ChristianityEkpeye   
Eleme106,000Y8.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityEleme   
Eloyi, Afo41,000Y2.00 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsEloyiP
Eloyi, Afo
M
Eloyi, Afo of Nigeria
T
Emai282,000Y45.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEmai-Iuleha-Ora   
Engenni49,000Y14.00 %72.00 %5 ChristianityEngenni  T
Enwan19,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEnwan   
Enwang29,000Y18.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEnwan   
Epie37,000Y5.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEpie   
Eruwa98,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEruwa   
Esan628,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityEsan   
Esimbi30018.00 %22.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsEsimbiP
Esimbi
M
Esimbi of Nigeria
 
Etebi32,000Y16.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEtebi   
Etsako542,000Y60.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityEtsako   
Etulo, Turumawa22,000Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityEtuloP
Etulo, Turumawa
 T
Evand16,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityEvant M
Evand of Nigeria
 
Ewe11,00034.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEweP
Ewe
M
Ewe of Nigeria
 
Ezaa713,000Y35.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEzaaP
Ezaa
M
Ezaa of Nigeria
T
Fali of Jibu7,700Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityZizilivakan  T
Fali, Bana31,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBanaP
Fali, Bana
 T
Fali, Vimtim32,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFaliP
Fali, Vimtim
M
Fali, Vimtim of Nigeria
T
Fam2,400Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFam   
Filipino, Tagalog20,00012.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Firan, Izarek4,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFiranP
Firan, Izarek
M
Firan, Izarek of Nigeria
T
Fiterya, Hwana62,000Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityHwanaP
Fiterya, Hwana
 T
French7,9006.00 %66.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulani, Adamawa1,511,000Y0.88 %3.00 %1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulani, Adamawa
 T
Fulani, Nigerian15,972,000Y0.26 %0.35 %1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Nigerian
M
Fulani, Nigerian of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Sokoto406,000Y0.04 %0.10 %1 IslamFulfulde, Central-Eastern NigerP
Fulani, Sokoto
M
Fulani, Sokoto of Nigeria
T
Fyem22,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 IslamPyam   
Fyer45,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsFyer   
Ga'anda, Mokar83,000Y11.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityGa'andaP
Ga'anda, Mokar
 T
Gade122,000Y5.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityGadeP
Gade
M
Gade of Nigeria
T
Galambi37,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamGalambuP
Galambi
  
Gamo-Ningi16,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Gana-Gana208,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 IslamDiboP
Gana-Gana
M
Gana-Gana of Nigeria
 
Ganang4,000Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGanang   
Gbagyi1,245,000Y4.42 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbagyiP
Gbagyi
M
Gbagyi of Nigeria
T
Gbari531,000Y4.27 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbariP
Gbari
M
Gbari of Nigeria
 
Gbo, Imaban93,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityLegbo   
Geji8,000Y1.28 %3.00 %1 IslamGeji M
Geji of Nigeria
T
Gengle6,400Y2.00 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGengleP
Gengle
M
Gengle of Nigeria
T
Gera, Gerawa403,000Y1.40 %1.60 %1 IslamGeraP
Gera, Gerawa
M
Gera, Gerawa of Nigeria
T
German3,90013.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Geruma16,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamGerumaP
Geruma
M
Geruma of Nigeria
T
Ghotuo18,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGhotuo   
Glavda49,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGlavdaP
Glavda
 T
Goemai367,000Y0.50 %62.00 %3 ChristianityGoemaiP
Goemai
M
Goemai of Nigeria
T
Gokana167,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGokana  T
Gourma39,0000.40 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGourmanchema  T
Gubi, Gubawa1,800Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamShiki   
Gude, Cheke163,000Y4.00 %24.00 %4 IslamGude M
Gude, Cheke of Nigeria
T
Gudu9,400Y0.00 %2.00 %1 IslamGuduP
Gudu
  
Guduf96,000Y0.75 %4.00 %1 IslamGuduf-Gava M
Guduf of Nigeria
T
Gun442,000Y2.50 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGun   
Gupa-Abawa30,000Y0.10 %2.80 %1 IslamGupa-Abawa   
Gure-Kahugu, Gura43,000Y12.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityTugbiri-Niragu  T
Gurmana6,300Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGurmanaP
Gurmana
  
Guruntum32,000Y0.07 %4.00 %1 IslamGuruntum-MbaaruP
Guruntum
M
Guruntum of Nigeria
T
Gwa1,600Y0.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGwaP
Gwa
M
Gwa of Nigeria
 
Gwak86,000Y3.00 %12.00 %4 IslamGwak M
Gwak of Nigeria
T
Gwandara46,000Y1.00 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGwandaraP
Gwandara
M
Gwandara of Nigeria
T
Gwomu9,300Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMoo   
Gyem, Gyemawa2,000Y4.73 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Ham342,000Y75.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityHyam M
Ham of Nigeria
T
Han Chinese, Cantonese8,9003.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin3,6003.00 %6.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Wu5,3004.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, WuP
Han Chinese, Wu
  
Hausa33,909,000Y1.90 %3.00 %1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
M
Hausa of Nigeria
T
Hide, Xedi6,800Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHdi   
Hone12,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamHone   
Horom2,800Y4.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHorom   
Hya2,700Y2.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityHya   
Ibani, Bonny115,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityIbani   
Ibeno19,000Y17.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIbino   
Ibibio5,986,000Y41.98 %99.80 %5 ChristianityIbibioP
Ibibio
  
Ibilo7,400Y10.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityOkpamheri   
Icen70,000Y30.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityIbaasP
Icen
M
Icen of Nigeria
T
Ichen86,000Y4.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityEtkywanP
Ichen
 T
Idere11,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIdere   
Idoma137,000Y4.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdoma   
Idoma, Central451,000Y25.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idoma, West490,000Y34.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idon6,200Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAjiyaP
Idon
M
Idon of Nigeria
T
Igala1,566,000Y38.67 %78.00 %5 ChristianityIgalaP
Igala
  
Igbo29,356,000Y47.51 %98.80 %5 ChristianityIgboP
Igbo
M
Igbo of Nigeria
 
Igede445,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIgedeP
Igede
  
Igwe21,000Y6.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIgwe   
Ihievbe53,000Y5.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityIhievbe   
Ijaw, Central-Western2,354,000Y50.82 %99.00 %5 ChristianityIzonP
Ijaw, Central-Western
  
Ijaw, Eastern8,500Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityNkoroo   
Ijaw, Northeast Central9,500Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBiseni   
Ijaw, Southeast2,218,000Y35.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIjo, Southeast   
Ika39,000Y12.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityIka  T
Iko11,000Y9.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityIko   
Ikpeshe9,200Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkpeshi   
Iku20,000Y1.20 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsIku-Gora-Ankwa M
Iku of Nigeria
T
Ikulu92,000Y2.20 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkuluP
Ikulu
  
Ikwere628,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsIkwere   
Ikwo314,000Y30.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIkwoP
Ikwo
M
Ikwo of Nigeria
T
Ilue8,800Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityIlue   
Irigwe, Aregwe82,000Y8.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRigwe   
Isoko658,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsoko   
Ito11,000Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIto   
Itsekiri907,000Y42.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsekiriP
Itsekiri
  
Itu Mbuzo11,000Y5.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityItu Mbon Uzo   
Ivbie, North62,000Y12.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityIvbie North-Okpela-Arhe   
Iyatu, Idoani42,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIyayu M
Iyatu, Idoani of Nigeria
 
Iyive, Ndir2,100Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIyive   
Izhi652,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIziiP
Izhi
M
Izhi of Nigeria
T
Jalabe400Y6.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCentuum   
Janji, Anafejanzi2,000Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityJanji   
Janjo114,000Y14.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsDza M
Janjo of Nigeria
T
Jara80,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJara   
Jere89,000Y5.00 %42.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJere   
Jibu57,000Y2.60 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibuP
Jibu
M
Jibu of Nigeria
T
Jidda-Abu, Nakare21,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBu   
Jilbe3,500Y0.10 %3.00 %1 IslamJilbe   
Jimbin4,000Y0.67 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsZumbun   
Jimi, Bi-Gimu2,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJimi M
Jimi, Bi-Gimu of Nigeria
 
Jiru, Zhiru5,900Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJiru   
Jorto30,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsJorto   
Ju1,700Y0.50 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsJu   
Jukun, Kona5,400Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibaP
Jukun, Kona
 T
Jukun, Wanu5,600Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWannu   
Jukun, Wapan185,000Y10.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityWapan   
Jukun, Wase2,900Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaphaP
Jukun, Wase
M
Jukun, Wase of Nigeria
T
Kagoma44,000Y12.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityGyong   
Kaivi4,000Y18.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKaivi   
Kakanda43,000Y0.20 %2.50 %1 IslamKakanda M
Kakanda of Nigeria
 
Kakihum26,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadiP
Kakihum
  
Kalabari490,000Y33.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKalabari   
Kam9,300Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKam   
Kamantan, Angan32,000Y2.00 %75.00 %3 ChristianityKamantan   
Kambari155,000Y16.00 %34.00 %5 IslamTsishinginiP
Kambari
M
Kambari of Nigeria
T
Kambu7,80013.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLimbumP
Kambu
M
Kambu of Nigeria
 
Kami9,900Y0.00 %2.80 %1 IslamKami   
Kamkam5,400Y11.00 %30.00 %5 IslamMbongno   
Kamo39,000Y0.30 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKamo M
Kamo of Nigeria
T
Kamuku57,000Y3.50 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamuku   
Kamwe, Higi586,000Y10.00 %38.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamweP
Kamwe, Higi
M
Kamwe, Higi of Nigeria
T
Kanem, Koenoem3,200Y5.67 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoenoemP
Kanem, Koenoem
M
Kanem, Koenoem of Nigeria
T
Kanembu2,1000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKanembuP
Kanembu
M
Kanembu of Nigeria
T
Kaningkom-Nindem16,000Y0.50 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNikyob-Nindem M
Kaningkom-Nindem of Nigeria
T
Kanufi, Karshi18,000Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKanufi   
Kanuri, Manga378,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKanuri, MangaP
Kanuri, Manga
M
Kanuri, Manga of Nigeria
T
Kanuri, Yerwa7,006,000Y0.01 %0.01 %1 IslamKanuri, YerwaP
Kanuri, Yerwa
M
Kanuri, Yerwa of Nigeria
T
Kapsiki, Psikye23,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPsikye   
Kapya300Y9.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKapya   
Karekare, Jalalum371,000Y1.70 %2.00 %1 IslamKarekare M
Karekare, Jalalum of Nigeria
 
Karfa1,600Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuhwa   
Kariya4,000Y0.03 %10.00 %2 IslamKariya   
Katab246,000Y10.00 %84.00 %4 ChristianityTyap M
Katab of Nigeria
 
Kholok5,800Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamKholok M
Kholok of Nigeria
 
Kiballo, Vono1,600Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsVono   
KilaY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSomyev   
Kilba, Huba342,000Y8.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityNya HubaP
Kilba, Huba
  
Kinuku1,600Y0.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKinuku   
Kiong800Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityKiong   
Kir5,700Y3.00 %10.00 %4 IslamKir-Balar   
Kirifi, Kirifawa44,000Y4.00 %22.00 %4 IslamGiiwo   
Kirya-Konzel7,100Y2.00 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKirya-KonzelP
Kirya-Konzel
M
Kirya-Konzel of Nigeria
T
Kitimi3,900Y0.30 %4.00 %1 IslamTumi   
Kofa1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKofa   
Kofyar, Jibiyal186,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKofyar   
Kohumono, Bahumono57,000Y10.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityHohumono M
Kohumono, Bahumono of Nigeria
T
Koma60,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKomaP
Koma
  
Kono, Kwono9,500Y10.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityKonoP
Kono, Kwono
  
Koro Afiki154,000Y18.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIja-Zuba   
Koro, Jijili15,000Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityTanjijili   
Korop, Erorup18,000Y12.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityKorop   
Kotoko, Afade44,000Y0.40 %2.00 %1 IslamAfadeP
Kotoko, Afade
M
Kotoko, Afade of Nigeria
T
Kpan20,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpan   
Kubi2,800Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Kubi
  
Kudu-Camo2,700Y12.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Kugama5,800Y0.60 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKugama   
Kugbo6,200Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityKugbo   
Kukele, Ukele223,000Y29.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityKukele   
Kulere, Korom Boye28,000Y18.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityKulereP
Kulere, Korom Boye
M
Kulere, Korom Boye of Nigeria
 
Kulung, Bambur48,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityKulungP
Kulung, Bambur
  
Kumba5,900Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKumba   
Kupa39,000Y0.20 %4.00 %1 IslamKupa M
Kupa of Nigeria
 
Kupto5,400Y3.85 %10.00 %4 IslamKutto   
Kurama, Bagwama69,000Y4.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityKuramaP
Kurama, Bagwama
M
Kurama, Bagwama of Nigeria
T
Kushi22,000Y7.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKushi   
Kuteb77,000Y14.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityKutep   
Kuturmi, West Yamma18,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKuturmi   
Kuzamani, Rishuwa3,100Y1.00 %5.00 %1 IslamShuwa-ZamaniP
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
  
Kwaami23,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 IslamKwaami   
Kwah13,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwa   
Kwanka, Kadun32,000Y0.07 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsVaghat-Ya-Bijim-LegeriP
Kwanka, Kadun
M
Kwanka, Kadun of Nigeria
T
Kyanga23,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKyangaP
Kyanga
 T
Kyibaku, Chibuk228,000Y12.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityKibaku   
Laamang, Gbuhwe75,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamang   
Labur700Y2.00 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLabir   
Lakka, Lao Habe8,800Y2.60 %5.00 %4 IslamLaka   
Lala-Roba, Gworam86,000Y16.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLala-RobaP
Lala-Roba, Gworam
M
Lala-Roba, Gworam of Nigeria
T
Lame20,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLame   
Laru8,800Y2.00 %20.00 %2 IslamLaru   
Leelau10,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLeelau   
Lela, Dakakari168,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsC'lelaP
Lela, Dakakari
M
Lela, Dakakari of Nigeria
T
Lemoro, Anowuru18,000Y7.17 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLemoro   
Lere26,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLere   
Libo, Kaan19,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaan   
Loh15,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLoo   
Longuda, Jessu99,000Y14.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLonguda  T
Lopawa, Lupa9,700Y5.00 %40.00 %4 IslamLopa   
Lotsu-Piri, Kitta34,000Y10.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityTso   
Lubila, Kabila20,000Y12.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityLubila   
Lufu4,800Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLufu   
Luri100Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Mabo-Barkul, Kaleri3,700Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBo-Rukul   
Madda185,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMada M
Madda of Nigeria
 
Mafa, Matakam8,500Y1.00 %7.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMafa   
Magdhi, Widala3,800Y0.00 %0.07 %1 IslamMaghdi   
Magu21,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMvanip   
Maguzawa196,000Y0.30 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHausaP
Maguzawa
M
Maguzawa of Nigeria
T
Maha19,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamMaaka   
Mama, Kwarra62,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMamaP
Mama, Kwarra
  
Mambila, Nigeria185,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMambila, Nigeria   
Mandara, Wandala20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamWandalaP
Mandara, Wandala
M
Mandara, Wandala of Nigeria
T
Mangas200Y2.00 %15.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMangas   
Marghi, Central218,000Y12.00 %62.00 %5 ChristianityMarghi Central   
Marghi, South229,000Y8.50 %67.00 %4 ChristianityMarghi South M
Marghi, South of Nigeria
T
Marghi, West270,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKanuri, YerwaP
Marghi, West
 T
Mashi1,500Y13.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMashi   
Maya4,400Y9.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityBali M
Maya of Nigeria
T
Mbembe, Cross-River 228,000Y27.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMbembe, Cross River   
Mboi36,000Y4.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMboi   
Mbonga, Mboa2,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbonga   
Mbube, Western81,000Y7.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityMbe   
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere120,000Y16.00 %48.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMbula-Bwazza M
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere of Nigeria
T
Megili103,000Y6.50 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLijili   
Mgbo227,000Y10.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMgbolizhiaP
Mgbo
M
Mgbo of Nigeria
T
Mini5,900Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityAbureni   
Miya, Miyawa59,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMiya M
Miya, Miyawa of Nigeria
 
Montol39,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMontolP
Montol
  
Mubako, Mumbake18,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNyongP
Mubako, Mumbake
  
Mumuye757,000Y6.00 %29.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMumuyeP
Mumuye
M
Mumuye of Nigeria
T
Mumuye Minde31,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityShoo-Minda-Nye   
Mundat1,900Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMundat   
Munga, Mingang Doso5,300Y7.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMingang Doso   
Mwaghavul162,000Y9.00 %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
M
Naraguta, Iguta of Nigeria
T
Nde, Ekamtonofo43,000Y13.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityNde-Nsele-Nta M
Nde, Ekamtonofo of Nigeria
T
Nde-GbiteY3.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNde-Gbite   
Ndoe, Anep13,000Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNdoe   
Ndola104,000Y9.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNdoolaP
Ndola
 T
Ndunda600Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNdunda   
Ngamo, Ngamawa112,000Y4.70 %11.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNgamo   
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi9,900Y0.20 %5.00 %1 IslamNggwahyiP
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
  
Ngizim, Ngizmawa162,000Y0.63 %7.00 %2 IslamNgizimP
Ngizim, Ngizmawa
M
Ngizim, Ngizmawa of Nigeria
T
Ngoshe Sama, Nggweshe41,000Y0.70 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGvoko  T
Ngwaba19,000Y0.20 %8.00 %2 IslamNgwaba   
Nimbari100Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNyam   
Ninzam, Ninzo125,000Y3.91 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNinzoP
Ninzam, Ninzo
  
NjikumY20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum M
Njikum of Nigeria
 
Nkari9,900Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNkari   
Nkem-Nkum, Ndok63,000Y14.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityNkem-Nkum  T
Nkukoli3,100Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityNkukoli   
Nnam6,700Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNnam   
Nso, Panso-Nso6,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamnso'P
Nso, Panso-Nso
  
Numana, Sanga54,000Y5.00 %24.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNumana  T
Nungu, Rindre90,000Y5.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNunguP
Nungu, Rindre
 T
Nupe1,757,000Y2.21 %5.00 %4 IslamNupe-Nupe-TakoP
Nupe
 T
Nyankpa84,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityNyankpa  T
Nyeng3,200Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Nyima, Anyima20,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLenyima   
Nzanyi155,000Y5.00 %24.00 %4 IslamNzanyiP
Nzanyi
 T
Obanliku, Abanliku121,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityObanliku   
Obolo302,000Y34.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityObolo   
Obulom5,800Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityObulom   
Obuoro11,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIbuoro   
Odual34,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOdual   
OdutY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityOdut   
Ogba322,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbah M
Ogba of Nigeria
 
Ogbia, Ogbinya380,000Y29.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbia   
Ogbogolo18,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOgbogolo   
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma21,000Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOgbronuagumP
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma
  
Ogoni419,000Y36.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKhanaP
Ogoni
M
Ogoni of Nigeria
T
Ogori-Magongo19,000Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityOko-Eni-Osayen M
Ogori-Magongo of Nigeria
T
Okobo99,000Y11.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityOkobo   
Okodia9,600Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityOkodia   
Okpamheri93,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpamheri   
Okpe, NW Edoid14,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe   
Okpe, SW Edoid44,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe  T
Okpe-Idesa10,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdesa   
Okrika447,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityKirike   
OlomaY4.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityOloma   
Olulumo-Ikom, Okuni168,000Y34.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOlulumo-Ikom   
Oron139,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOro   
Orri, Oring140,000Y27.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityOring   
Oruma8,800Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOruma   
Ososo33,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOsoso   
Pa'a, Afawa16,000Y1.75 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsPa'aP
Pa'a, Afawa
M
Pa'a, Afawa of Nigeria
T
Pana7,8006.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityPana   
Panawa5,100Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamPanawa  T
PangsengY3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityPangseng   
Panyam9,900Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMak   
Passam, Kpasam29,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpasham   
Payung3,200Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPyapunP
Payung
M
Payung of Nigeria
T
Pe5,800Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPeP
Pe
M
Pe of Nigeria
T
Peere9,2005.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPere   
Pero50,000Y12.00 %73.00 %5 ChristianityPero   
Piti9,200Y8.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityAbishi   
Polci32,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPolciP
Polci
  
Pongu48,000Y2.50 %30.00 %4 IslamPanguP
Pongu
  
Puku, Fakanchi69,000Y0.33 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsUt-Ma'inP
Puku, Fakanchi
M
Puku, Fakanchi of Nigeria
T
RangY4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityRang   
Rogo200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamRogo   
Ron220,000Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRon M
Ron of Nigeria
T
Rukuba, Inchazi155,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityKuceP
Rukuba, Inchazi
M
Rukuba, Inchazi of Nigeria
T
Rumaya11,000Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMala   
Ruruma14,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRuma   
Sanga, Asanga35,000Y0.00 %0.50 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSanga  T
Sara Mbai2,7009.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityMbay   
Sasaru21,000Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSasaru   
Sha5,500Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSha   
Shakara4,700Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Shal, Shall-Zwall14,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShall-Zwall   
Shama8,900Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsShama-Sambuga M
Shama of Nigeria
 
ShamangY8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShamang   
Shanga25,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamShangaP
Shanga
M
Shanga of Nigeria
T
Shani1,800Y0.40 %8.00 %2 IslamHausa   
Siri, Sirawa5,600Y4.00 %25.00 %4 IslamSiri   
Songhai-Koyraboro3,2000.16 %0.40 %1 IslamSonghay, Koyraboro SenniP
Songhai-Koyraboro
M
Songhai-Koyraboro of Nigeria
T
Sukur28,000Y6.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSukur   
Surubu, Zurubu3,200Y11.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityVoriP
Surubu, Zurubu
 T
Tal31,000Y7.00 %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 ReligionsTambasP
Tambes
M
Tambes of Nigeria
T
Tangale262,000Y80.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityTangaleP
Tangale
  
Tapshin, Tapshinawa9,200Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSurP
Tapshin, Tapshinawa
M
Tapshin, Tapshinawa of Nigeria
T
Tarok502,000Y14.00 %86.50 %5 ChristianityTarok   
Tee431,000Y30.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityTee   
Teme5,800Y0.30 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsTeme  T
Tera170,000Y4.00 %41.00 %4 ChristianityTera  T
Tha1,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsTha  T
Tiba20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamGaa M
Tiba of Nigeria
T
Tigon45,000Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMbembe, Tigon   
Tita5,900Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTita   
Tiv4,400,000Y46.40 %98.50 %5 ChristianityTivP
Tiv
  
Tsagu4,000Y0.33 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsCiwogaiP
Tsagu
M
Tsagu of Nigeria
 
Tuareg, Tamajaq3,2000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTamajaq, TawallammatP
Tuareg, Tamajaq
M
Tuareg, Tamajaq of Nigeria
T
Tubu, Teda4,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTedagaP
Tubu, Teda
 T
Tula55,000Y30.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityTula M
Tula of Nigeria
T
Turkwam6,800Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsToro   
Ubaghara62,000Y16.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityUbaghara   
Ubang13,000Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityUbang   
Uda22,000Y7.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityUda   
Uhami-Iyayu23,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUhami   
Uhumkighi, Yukuben29,000Y2.50 %50.00 %4 ChristianityYukuben   
Ukaan56,000Y4.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkaan   
Ukpe-Bayobiri24,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityBukpe   
Ukue-Ehuen24,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkue   
Ukwa200Y0.80 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsUkwa  T
Ukwuani-Aboh, Kwale304,000Y31.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityUkwuani-Aboh-Ndoni   
Ulukwumi19,000Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityUlukwumi   
Umon35,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityUmon   
Uneme34,000Y7.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUnemeP
Uneme
 T
Ungwai32,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCahungwaryaP
Ungwai
  
Ura1,700Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFungwaP
Ura
M
Ura of Nigeria
T
Urhobo1,068,000Y44.19 %99.00 %5 ChristianityUrhoboP
Urhobo
  
Usakade20,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUsaghade   
Utange, Otank21,000Y6.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOtank   
Utugwang, East Mbube85,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUtugwang-Irungene-AfrikeP
Utugwang, East Mbube
M
Utugwang, East Mbube of Nigeria
T
Uvbie, Evrie34,000Y6.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityUvbie   
Uzekwe15,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityUzekwe   
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik19,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsVemgo-MabasP
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
M
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik of Nigeria
T
Verre180,000Y2.50 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsVerre   
VitiY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityViti   
VoroY1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamVoro   
Vute3,100Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityVute   
Wagga139,000Y2.50 %12.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaja M
Wagga of Nigeria
T
Warji, Warjawa131,000Y1.31 %3.00 %1 IslamWarjiP
Warji, Warjawa
M
Warji, Warjawa of Nigeria
T
Wom9,600Y2.00 %45.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWom   
Yache Akpa46,000Y15.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAkpa   
Yako, Ugep224,000Y32.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityLokaa M
Yako, Ugep of Nigeria
T
Yala268,000Y5.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYalaP
Yala
  
Yamba20,000Y8.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityYamba M
Yamba of Nigeria
 
Yandang110,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityYendangP
Yandang
 T
Yangdang Waka9,700Y4.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaka   
Yashi5,500Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHasha   
Yigha, Ayiga19,000Y12.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityLeyigha   
Yoruba, Oyo34,362,000Y53.03 %59.75 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba, Oyo
  
Yoruba-Egba5,188,000Y46.40 %87.00 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba-Egba
  
Yotti3,700Y4.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYotti   
Yungur, Binna182,000Y2.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBenaP
Yungur, Binna
M
Yungur, Binna of Nigeria
T
Ywom11,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYwom   
Zaar, Sayawa335,000Y20.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySayaP
Zaar, Sayawa
M
Zaar, Sayawa of Nigeria
 
Zangwal200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamZangwal  T
Zari36,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Zari
  
Zarma148,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamZarmaP
Zarma
M
Zarma of Nigeria
T
Zeem600Y0.50 %5.00 %1 IslamZeem  T
Zhire15,000Y25.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityZhireP
Zhire
M
Zhire of Nigeria
T
Ziriya2,200Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Total People Groups:   541 200,780,000 515     89      177 141 160
Unclassified / Other Individuals 184,000  
UN Country Population (2019) 200,964,000  
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 89 16.5 % 62,889,000 31.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 59 10.9 % 2,208,000 1.1 %
  3 - Superficially reached 6 1.1 % 2,609,000 1.3 %
  4 - Partially reached 267 49.4 % 21,906,000 10.9 %
  5 - Significantly reached 120 22.2 % 111,169,000 55.4 %
Totals 541   200,780,000  


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
31,000


Abong
2,000


Adara
372,000


Afizere, Izere
93,000


Agatu
168,000


Ahan
500


Akum
900


Arab, Lebanese
39,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Arab, Syrian
20,000


Avadi, Tsivadi
161,000


Awak
12,000


Ayere
5,900


© Copyrighted Photo
Baangi, Cibaangi
26,000


Bachama
293,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bade
344,000


Baggara, Shuwa Arab
314,000


Banga
25,000


Barma
4,700


Basa
315,000


Batonu, Baruba
356,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bauchi
38,000


Becheve
3,900


Bekworra, Yakoro
187,000


Berom
1,276,000


Bokyi, Nki
266,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bole, Bolewa
220,000


Bozo, Sorogoye
20,000


British
24,000


Buduma, Yedina
5,400


Bura, Pabir
489,000


Buta-Ningi
56,000


Cakfem-Mushere
9,900


© Copyrighted Photo
Cham-Mwana, Dijim
44,000


Chamba Dirim
17,000


Chawai
96,000


Chip
12,000


Cori
1,500


Daba, Daba Kola
2,100


Dadiya, Dadianci
80,000


Deaf
2,010,000


Dendi, Dandawa
3,500


Dghwede, Toghwede
73,000


Doka
19,000


Duguri
87,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dukawa
Unknown


© Copyrighted Photo
Duwai
20,000


Ebira
2,138,000


Edo, Bini
1,819,000


Eggon
258,000


Ejagham, Ekoi
114,000


Eloyi, Afo
41,000


Esimbi
300


Etulo, Turumawa
22,000


Ewe
11,000


Ezaa
713,000


Fali, Bana
31,000


Fali, Vimtim
32,000


Filipino, Tagalog
20,000


Firan, Izarek
4,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Fiterya, Hwana
62,000


French
7,900


Fulani, Adamawa
1,511,000


Fulani, Nigerian
15,972,000


Fulani, Sokoto
406,000


Ga'anda, Mokar
83,000


Gade
122,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Galambi
37,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gana-Gana
208,000


Gbagyi
1,245,000


Gbari
531,000


Gengle
6,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Gera, Gerawa
403,000


German
3,900


© Copyrighted Photo
Geruma
16,000


Glavda
49,000


Goemai
367,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gudu
9,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Gurmana
6,300


Guruntum
32,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gwa
1,600


Gwandara
46,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
8,900


Han Chinese, Mandarin
3,600


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Wu
5,300


Hausa
33,909,000


Ibibio
5,986,000


Icen
70,000


Ichen
86,000


Idon
6,200


Igala
1,566,000


Igbo
29,356,000


Igede
445,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ijaw, Central-Western
2,354,000


Ikulu
92,000


Ikwo
314,000


Itsekiri
907,000


Izhi
652,000


Jibu
57,000


Jukun, Kona
5,400


Jukun, Wase
2,900


Kakihum
26,000


Kambari
155,000


Kambu
7,800


Kamwe, Higi
586,000


Kanem, Koenoem
3,200


Kanembu
2,100


Kanuri, Manga
378,000


Kanuri, Yerwa
7,006,000


Kilba, Huba
342,000


Kirya-Konzel
7,100


Koma
60,000


Kono, Kwono
9,500


© Copyrighted Photo
Kotoko, Afade
44,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kubi
2,800


Kulere, Korom Boye
28,000


Kulung, Bambur
48,000


Kurama, Bagwama
69,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
3,100


Kwanka, Kadun
32,000


Kyanga
23,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Lala-Roba, Gworam
86,000


Lela, Dakakari
168,000


Maguzawa
196,000


Mama, Kwarra
62,000


Mandara, Wandala
20,000


Marghi, West
270,000


Mgbo
227,000


Montol
39,000


Mubako, Mumbake
18,000


Mumuye
757,000


Mwaghavul
162,000


Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
11,000


Naraguta, Iguta
11,000


Ndola
104,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
9,900


Ngizim, Ngizmawa
162,000


Ninzam, Ninzo
125,000


Nso, Panso-Nso
6,000


Nungu, Rindre
90,000


Nupe
1,757,000


Nzanyi
155,000


Ogbronuagum, Bukuma
21,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ogoni
419,000


Pa'a, Afawa
16,000


Payung
3,200


Pe
5,800


© Copyrighted Photo
Polci
32,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Pongu
48,000


Puku, Fakanchi
69,000


Rukuba, Inchazi
155,000


Shanga
25,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Songhai-Koyraboro
3,200


Surubu, Zurubu
3,200


© Copyrighted Photo
Tal
31,000


Tambes
14,000


Tangale
262,000


Tapshin, Tapshinawa
9,200


Tiv
4,400,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tsagu
4,000


Tuareg, Tamajaq
3,200


Tubu, Teda
4,000


Uneme
34,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ungwai
32,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ura
1,700


Urhobo
1,068,000


Utugwang, East Mbube
85,000


Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
19,000


Warji, Warjawa
131,000


Yala
268,000


Yandang
110,000


Yoruba, Oyo
34,362,000


Yoruba-Egba
5,188,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Yungur, Binna
182,000


Zaar, Sayawa
335,000


Zari
36,000


Zarma
148,000


Zhire
15,000

Nigeria People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Nigeria – Languages
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Abanyomabm10Trans Started
Abishipcn10Trans Needed
Abonabo10Trans Needed
Abuaabn10NT
Aburenimgj10Trans Started
Acipa, Easternacp10Trans Needed
Adarakad10Portions
Adugeadu10Trans Needed
Afadeaal11Trans Needed
Agatuagc10NT
Agoiibm10Trans Started
Agwagwuneyay10Portions
Ahanahn11Trans Needed
Ahwainfd30Trans Needed
Ajiyaidc10Trans Needed
Akeaik10Trans Needed
Akpaakf10Trans Needed
Akpesibe10Trans Needed
Akukuayk10Trans Needed
Akumaku10Trans Needed
Alagoala10Portions
Alumu-Tesuaab10Trans Started
Amboamb10Trans Needed
Amoamo10Trans Needed
Anaanganw10Portions
Ancaacb11Trans Needed
Arabic, Chadian Spokenshu11Complete
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc20Portions
Arigidiaqg10Portions
Asheahs10Trans Started
Asuaum11Trans Needed
Atsamcch10Portions
Awakawo10Portions
Ayereaye10Trans Needed
Ayuayu10Unspecified
Baanbvj10Trans Needed
Baangibqx11Trans Needed
Baatonumbba10Complete
Bacamabcy10Portions
Badebde11Portions
Bagirmibmi11Portions
Bakpinkabbs10Unspecified
Balibcn10Portions
Banabcw11NT
Bangwinjibsj10Portions
Bankaljjr10Trans Started
Basabzw10Complete
Basa-Gurmanabuj11Trans Started
Bassa-Kontagorabsr10Unspecified
Batabta10Trans Needed
Batubtu10Trans Needed
Bauchibsf11Trans Needed
Beelebxq11Trans Needed
Bekwarrabkv10NT
Benayun10Portions
Berombom10Complete
Bete-Bendibtt10NT
Billebil10Unspecified
Binabyj10Trans Needed
Bisabqp11NT
Biseniije10Trans Started
Bitarebrt10Trans Needed
Bo-Rukulmae10Trans Needed
Bogabvw10Trans Needed
Boghombux10Portions
Bokobqc10Complete
Bokobarubus10NT
Bokyibky10Complete
Bolebol11Trans Started
Bozo, Jenaamabze11Portions
Bujid10Trans Started
Budumabdm11Portions
Bukpeukp10Trans Started
Bukwenbuz10Trans Needed
Bumajibyp10Trans Needed
Bura-Pabirbwr10Complete
Burakbys10Portions
Burubqw10Trans Needed
C'leladri31Portions
Cahungwaryanat10Trans Started
Cakfem-Musherecky10Portions
Caracfd10Unspecified
Centuumcet10Unspecified
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chinese, Wuwuu10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue10Complete
Cicipuawc10Trans Started
Cinenicie10Trans Needed
Cishinginiasg10NT
Ciwogaitgd10Trans Needed
Como Karimcfg10Trans Needed
Coricry10Trans Needed
Dabadbq11NT
Dadiyadbd10Portions
Dassdot11Trans Started
Degemadeg10Trans Needed
Dendiddn11NT
Denodbb10Trans Started
Derakna10Portions
Dghwededgh10NT
Dibodio10Trans Needed
Dikakacfa10Portions
Diridwa10Trans Started
Dirimdir11Portions
Dokadbi11Trans Needed
Doko-Uyangauya10Trans Needed
Dongdoh11Trans Needed
Duguridbm11Trans Needed
Duhwakbz10Trans Needed
Dungudbv10Trans Needed
Duwaidbp11Trans Needed
Duyaldb10Portions
Dzajen10Portions
Ebiraigb20Complete
Ebughuebg10Trans Needed
Edobin10Complete
Efaiefa10Trans Needed
Efikefi10Complete
Efutopofu10Trans Started
Eggonego10NT
Ehueunehu10Trans Needed
Ejaghametu10NT
Ekajukeka10NT
Ekieki10Trans Needed
Ekiteke10Trans Needed
Ekpeyeekp10Trans Started
Elegealf10Trans Started
Elemeelm10NT
Eloyiafo10Portions
Emai-Iuleha-Oraema10Portions
Engennienn10NT
Englisheng10Complete
Enwanenw10Trans Needed
Enwanenv10Trans Needed
Epieepi10Portions
Eruwaerh10Trans Needed
Esanish10Portions
Esimbiags10Portions
Etebietb10Trans Needed
Etkywanich10Portions
Etsakoets10NT
Etuloutr10Portions
Evantbzz10Trans Needed
Eweewe10Complete
Ezaaeza10Complete
Falifli10NT
Famfam10Trans Needed
Firanfir10Portions
Frenchfra10Complete
Fulfulde, Adamawafub11Complete
Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Nigerfuq11NT
Fulfulde, Nigerianfuv11NT
Fungwaula10Trans Needed
Fyerfie10Trans Needed
Ga'andagqa10Portions
Gaattb11Trans Needed
Gadeged10Trans Started
Galambuglo10Trans Needed
Gananggne10Trans Needed
Gbagyigbr10NT
Gbarigby10Portions
Gbaya, Northwestgya10Complete
Gejigji11Portions
Genglegeg11Trans Needed
Geragew11Trans Started
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Gerumagea11Trans Started
Ghotuoaaa10Trans Started
Giiwokks10Trans Needed
Glavdaglw10Portions
Goemaiank10Portions
Gokanagkn10NT
Gourmanchemagux11Complete
Gudegde10NT
Gudugdu11Trans Needed
Guduf-Gavagdf11Portions
Gunguw10Complete
Gupa-Abawagpa11Trans Needed
Gurmanagvm10Unspecified
Guruntum-Mbaarugrd11Unspecified
Gvokongs10Trans Needed
Gwagwb11Trans Needed
Gwakjgk10Portions
Gwandaragwn11Trans Started
Gyongkdm10Trans Needed
Hashaybj10Trans Needed
Hausahau145Complete
Hdixed10NT
Hohumonobcs10Trans Started
Honejuh10Unspecified
Horomhoe10Trans Needed
Hwanahwo10Portions
Hyahya10Unspecified
Hyamjab10NT
Ibaascen10Portions
Ibani