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Abanyom33,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityAbanyomP
Abanyom
M
Abanyom of Nigeria
T
Abong2,100Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAbonP
Abong
  
Abua50,000Y11.00 %86.00 %5 ChristianityAbua   
Achipawa20,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAcipa, Eastern M
Achipawa of Nigeria
 
Acipanci42,000Y5.15 %25.00 %4 IslamCicipu   
Adara391,000Y7.50 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAdaraP
Adara
M
Adara of Nigeria
T
Aduge3,800Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAduge   
Afizere, Izere98,000Y18.00 %32.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIzereP
Afizere, Izere
M
Afizere, Izere of Nigeria
 
Agatu176,000Y8.00 %81.00 %4 ChristianityAgatuP
Agatu
M
Agatu of Nigeria
T
Agoi, Ibami24,000Y13.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAgoi   
Agwagwune, Akurakura42,000Y11.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityAgwagwune   
Ahan500Y0.10 %0.20 %1 Ethnic ReligionsAhanP
Ahan
 T
Ake3,800Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAke   
Akoko124,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsArigidi   
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa20,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkpes   
Akpet-Ehom21,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityUkpet-Ehom   
AkukuY5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkuku   
Akum9005.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAkumP
Akum
  
Alago, Idoma Nokwu103,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAlago M
Alago, Idoma Nokwu of Nigeria
T
Alege19,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityElege   
Amap, Amo22,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmo   
Ambandi10,000Y3.60 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPiya-Kwonci   
Ambo3,100Y7.00 %14.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmbo   
Anaang2,932,000Y48.61 %99.00 %5 ChristianityAnaang   
Anca400Y0.08 %0.15 %1 Ethnic ReligionsAnca  T
Angas704,000Y24.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityNgas M
Angas of Nigeria
 
Aninka500Y14.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityAninka   
Arab, Lebanese41,0008.00 %31.00 %4 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
  
Arab, Syrian21,0000.80 %9.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Nigeria
T
Arum-Chessu8,500Y3.08 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAlumu-Tesu   
Ashe50,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityAshe   
Ashingini163,000Y15.00 %35.00 %5 IslamCishingini M
Ashingini of Nigeria
 
Asu9,800Y0.01 %4.00 %1 IslamAsu  T
Aten, Ganawuri66,000Y18.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIten M
Aten, Ganawuri of Nigeria
T
Atyab259,000Y10.00 %84.00 %4 ChristianityTyapP
Atyab
M
Atyab of Nigeria
 
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari165,000Y3.00 %7.00 %4 IslamTsikimba M
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari of Nigeria
 
Avadi, Tsivadi169,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadiP
Avadi, Tsivadi
  
Awak13,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAwakP
Awak
M
Awak of Nigeria
T
Awori84,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYoruba   
Ayere6,200Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyereP
Ayere
  
Ayu8,400Y4.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAyuP
Ayu
  
Baan10,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBaan   
Baangi27,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBaangiP
Baangi
M
Baangi of Nigeria
T
Bachama308,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityBacamaP
Bachama
  
Bada59,000Y5.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMbat   
Bade404,000Y0.02 %2.00 %1 IslamBadeP
Bade
M
Bade of Nigeria
T
Baggara, Shuwa Arab210,0000.02 %0.20 %1 IslamArabic, Chadian SpokenP
Baggara, Shuwa Arab
M
Baggara, Shuwa Arab of Nigeria
T
Bajju, Kaje620,000Y5.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityJjuP
Bajju, Kaje
M
Bajju, Kaje of Nigeria
T
Bakpinka, Uwet6,100Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBakpinka   
Bambuka10,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKyak  T
Banga26,000Y2.00 %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
Bankalawa98,000Y2.00 %35.00 %2 IslamBankal M
Bankalawa of Nigeria
T
Bareshe93,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamReshe   
Barke, Burkanawa22,000Y0.75 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsMburku M
Barke, Burkanawa of Nigeria
T
Barma5,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBagirmiP
Barma
 T
Basa331,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBasaP
Basa
  
Basa-Gurmana5,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBasa-Gurmana  T
Bassa-Kontagora34,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBassa-Kontagora   
Bate306,000Y5.00 %17.00 %4 IslamBata   
Batonu, Baruba374,000Y3.00 %18.00 %4 IslamBaatonumP
Batonu, Baruba
  
Batu53,000Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBatu   
Bauchi40,000Y0.80 %5.00 %1 IslamBauchiP
Bauchi
M
Bauchi of Nigeria
T
Becheve4,100Y2.23 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIceve-MaciP
Becheve
  
Begbere, Koro Agwe155,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoro Wachi   
Bekworra, Yakoro196,000Y12.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBekwarraP
Bekworra, Yakoro
M
Bekworra, Yakoro of Nigeria
T
Belning500Y16.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityBelning   
Berom1,342,000Y46.40 %96.00 %5 ChristianityBeromP
Berom
M
Berom of Nigeria
 
Bete-Jukun5,900Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum   
Bette-Bende, Mbete164,000Y11.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianityBete-Bendi   
Bijim10,000Y14.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityBijim   
Bile, Billanchi48,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBille   
Binawa13,000Y55.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityBina   
Bitare, Yukutare74,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBitare   
Boga23,000Y3.50 %60.00 %4 ChristianityBoga   
Bokabaru77,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 IslamBokobaruP
Bokabaru
  
Boko, Bokonya64,000Y0.10 %0.20 %1 IslamBoko M
Boko, Bokonya of Nigeria
 
Bokyi, Nki280,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityBokyiP
Bokyi, Nki
  
Bole, Bolewa158,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBoleP
Bole, Bolewa
M
Bole, Bolewa of Nigeria
T
Borghom162,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBoghom   
Bozo, Sorogoye21,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBozo, JenaamaP
Bozo, Sorogoye
 T
British25,0008.00 %62.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bu3,100Y14.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityBu   
Buduma, Yedina5,7000.00 %0.03 %1 IslamBudumaP
Buduma, Yedina
 T
Bukwen1,100Y3.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBukwen   
Bumaji20,000Y16.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityBumaji   
Bura, Pabir515,000Y3.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBura-PabirP
Bura, Pabir
M
Bura, Pabir of Nigeria
 
Burak8,100Y12.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBurak M
Burak of Nigeria
 
Bure800Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Buru1,600Y15.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsBuru   
Busa, Bussawa17,000Y0.05 %1.00 %1 IslamBisa  T
Butu-Ningi59,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamHausaP
Butu-Ningi
M
Butu-Ningi of Nigeria
T
Cakfem-Mushere10,000Y3.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityCakfem-MushereP
Cakfem-Mushere
M
Cakfem-Mushere of Nigeria
T
Cameroonian Creole11,00011.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Cameroon   
Cham-Mwana, Dijim47,000Y3.00 %46.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDikakaP
Cham-Mwana, Dijim
  
Chamba Daka190,000Y6.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Daka   
Chamba Dirim18,000Y0.25 %0.40 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDirimP
Chamba Dirim
M
Chamba Dirim of Nigeria
T
Chamba Leko110,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSamba Leko   
Chara, Fachara5,700Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCara M
Chara, Fachara of Nigeria
T
Chawai101,000Y15.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityAtsamP
Chawai
  
Chip13,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMishipP
Chip
M
Chip of Nigeria
T
Chokobo2,400Y0.30 %0.80 %1 IslamIzora  T
Cineni21,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsCineni  T
Como Karim21,000Y12.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKarimjo   
Cori7,700Y11.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKyoliP
Cori
M
Cori of Nigeria
T
Daba, Daba Kola2,200Y0.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDabaP
Daba, Daba Kola
 T
Dadiya, Dadianci84,000Y15.00 %45.00 %5 ChristianityDadiyaP
Dadiya, Dadianci
M
Dadiya, Dadianci of Nigeria
T
Dansa6,300Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamja-Dengsa-Tola   
Deaf2,114,000Y51.26 %3 ChristianityNigerian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Defaka, Afakani2,100Y3.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNkoroo   
Degema, Atala30,000Y6.00 %27.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDegema M
Degema, Atala of Nigeria
 
Dendi, Dandawa3,700Y0.00 %0.10 %1 IslamDendiP
Dendi, Dandawa
 T
Deno, Denawa13,000Y0.15 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDeno  T
Dera, Kanakuru66,000Y10.00 %71.00 %4 ChristianityDera   
Detribalized Pidgen1,889,000Y30.93 %56.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Nigerian   
Dghwede, Toghwede77,000Y6.50 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDghwedeP
Dghwede, Toghwede
  
Dirya13,000Y0.50 %6.00 %2 IslamDiri   
Doka21,000Y0.30 %0.90 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDokaP
Doka
M
Doka of Nigeria
T
Doko-Uyanga, Basanga400Y11.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityDoko-Uyanga   
Dong9,600Y0.20 %0.60 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDong M
Dong of Nigeria
T
Duguri92,000Y0.83 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDuguriP
Duguri
M
Duguri of Nigeria
T
Duguza6,500Y2.25 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTunzuii   
Dukawa, Eastern54,000Y2.00 %7.00 %2 Ethnic Religionsut-Hun   
Dukawa, Western65,000Y1.00 %7.00 %2 Ethnic Religionsus-SaareP
Dukawa, Western
M
Dukawa, Western of Nigeria
T
Dungi, Dunjawa2,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDungu   
Durr-Baraza11,000Y0.10 %0.30 %1 IslamDass M
Durr-Baraza of Nigeria
 
Duwai21,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamDuwaiP
Duwai
M
Duwai of Nigeria
T
Duya98,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuya   
Dzodinka300Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityLidzonka   
Ebira2,249,000Y8.84 %18.00 %4 IslamEbiraP
Ebira
  
Ebughu11,000Y8.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityEbughu   
Edo, Bini2,083,000Y48.61 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEdoP
Edo, Bini
  
Efai11,000Y6.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityEfai   
Efik704,000Y38.00 %99.00 %5 ChristianityEfik   
Efutop32,000Y10.00 %93.00 %4 ChristianityEfutop  T
Egbira Koto65,000Y6.00 %12.00 %4 IslamEbira   
Eggan21,000Y0.05 %0.05 %1 IslamNupe-Nupe-Tako   
Eggon21,000Y2.00 %5.00 %1 IslamEggonP
Eggon
 T
Ehueun26,000Y9.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEhueun   
Ejagham, Ekoi120,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEjaghamP
Ejagham, Ekoi
  
Ekajuk80,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityEkajuk M
Ekajuk of Nigeria
T
Eket450,000Y33.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityEkit   
Eki10,000Y2.50 %95.00 %4 ChristianityEki   
Ekpari87,000Y6.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYace   
Ekpeye98,000Y9.00 %91.00 %4 ChristianityEkpeye   
Eleme111,000Y8.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityEleme   
Eloyi, Afo43,000Y2.00 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsEloyiP
Eloyi, Afo
M
Eloyi, Afo of Nigeria
T
Emai297,000Y45.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEmai-Iuleha-Ora   
Engenni51,000Y14.00 %72.00 %5 ChristianityEngenni  T
Enwan20,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEnwan   
Enwang31,000Y18.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEnwan   
Epie39,000Y5.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEpie   
Eruwa103,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsEruwa   
Esan661,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityEsan   
Esimbi30018.00 %22.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsEsimbiP
Esimbi
M
Esimbi of Nigeria
 
Etebi33,000Y16.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEtebi   
Etsako570,000Y60.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityEtsako   
Etulo, Turumawa23,000Y4.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityEtuloP
Etulo, Turumawa
 T
Evand17,000Y13.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityEvant M
Evand of Nigeria
 
Ewe11,00034.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityEweP
Ewe
M
Ewe of Nigeria
 
Ezaa750,000Y35.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityEzaaP
Ezaa
M
Ezaa of Nigeria
T
Fali of Jibu8,100Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityZizilivakan  T
Fali, Bana33,000Y1.00 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBanaP
Fali, Bana
 T
Fali, Vimtim34,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFaliP
Fali, Vimtim
M
Fali, Vimtim of Nigeria
T
Fam2,500Y6.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFam   
Filipino, Tagalog21,00012.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Firan, Izarek5,100Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFiranP
Firan, Izarek
M
Firan, Izarek of Nigeria
T
Fiterya, Hwana124,000Y15.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityHwanaP
Fiterya, Hwana
 T
French8,3006.00 %66.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulani, Adamawa1,589,000Y0.88 %3.00 %1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulani, Adamawa
 T
Fulani, Nigerian16,802,000Y0.06 %0.08 %1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Nigerian
M
Fulani, Nigerian of Nigeria
T
Fulani, Sokoto427,000Y0.04 %0.10 %1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Sokoto
M
Fulani, Sokoto of Nigeria
T
Fyem23,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 IslamPyam   
Fyer47,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsFyer   
Ga'anda, Mokar87,000Y11.00 %83.00 %5 ChristianityGa'andaP
Ga'anda, Mokar
 T
Gade128,000Y5.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityGadeP
Gade
M
Gade of Nigeria
T
Galambi39,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamGalambuP
Galambi
  
Gamo-Ningi17,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Gana-Gana150,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 IslamDiboP
Gana-Gana
M
Gana-Gana of Nigeria
 
Gana-Gana31,000Y0.10 %2.80 %1 IslamGupa-Abawa  T
Ganang4,200Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGanang   
Gbagyi1,310,000Y4.42 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbagyiP
Gbagyi
M
Gbagyi of Nigeria
T
Gbari559,000Y4.27 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbariP
Gbari
M
Gbari of Nigeria
 
Gbo, Imaban97,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityLegbo   
Geji8,400Y1.28 %3.00 %1 IslamLanguage unknown M
Geji of Nigeria
T
Gengle6,700Y2.00 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGengleP
Gengle
M
Gengle of Nigeria
T
Gera, Gerawa409,000Y1.40 %1.60 %1 IslamGeraP
Gera, Gerawa
M
Gera, Gerawa of Nigeria
T
German4,10013.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Geruma16,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamGerumaP
Geruma
M
Geruma of Nigeria
T
Ghotuo19,000Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGhotuo   
Glavda52,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGlavdaP
Glavda
 T
Goemai386,000Y0.50 %62.00 %3 ChristianityGoemaiP
Goemai
M
Goemai of Nigeria
T
Gokana175,000Y35.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityGokana  T
Gourma41,0000.40 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGourmanchema  T
Gubi, Gubawa1,900Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamShiki   
Gude, Cheke171,000Y4.00 %24.00 %4 IslamGude M
Gude, Cheke of Nigeria
T
Gudu9,900Y0.00 %2.00 %1 IslamGuduP
Gudu
 T
Guduf101,000Y0.15 %0.35 %1 IslamGuduf-Gava M
Guduf of Nigeria
T
Gun465,000Y2.50 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGun   
Gure-Kahugu, Gura46,000Y12.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityTugbiri-Niragu  T
Gurmana6,600Y3.85 %10.00 %4 IslamGurmanaP
Gurmana
  
Guruntum16,000Y0.07 %4.00 %1 IslamGuruntum-MbaaruP
Guruntum
M
Guruntum of Nigeria
T
Gwa1,700Y0.50 %5.00 %1 IslamGwaP
Gwa
M
Gwa of Nigeria
T
Gwak90,000Y3.00 %12.00 %4 IslamGwak M
Gwak of Nigeria
T
Gwandara49,000Y0.38 %0.70 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGwandaraP
Gwandara
M
Gwandara of Nigeria
T
Gwomu9,800Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMoo   
Gyaazi5,100Y1.00 %5.00 %1 IslamGyaazi   
Gyem, Gyemawa2,100Y4.73 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGyem   
Ham359,000Y75.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityHyam M
Ham of Nigeria
T
Han Chinese, Cantonese9,4003.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin3,8003.00 %6.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Wu5,6004.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, WuP
Han Chinese, Wu
  
Hausa35,670,000Y0.10 %0.15 %1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
M
Hausa of Nigeria
T
Hide, Xedi7,100Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHdi   
Hone13,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 IslamHone   
Horom2,900Y4.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHorom   
Hya2,800Y2.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityHya   
Ibani, Bonny121,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityIbani   
Ibeno20,000Y17.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIbino   
Ibibio6,297,000Y41.98 %99.80 %5 ChristianityIbibioP
Ibibio
  
Ibilo7,800Y10.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityOkpamheri   
Icen74,000Y30.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityIbaasP
Icen
M
Icen of Nigeria
T
Ichen91,000Y4.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityEtkywanP
Ichen
 T
Idere11,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIdere   
Idoma144,000Y4.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdoma   
Idoma, Central475,000Y25.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idoma, West516,000Y34.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIdoma   
Idon6,500Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAjiyaP
Idon
M
Idon of Nigeria
T
Igala1,648,000Y4.00 %45.00 %4 ChristianityIgalaP
Igala
  
Igbo30,880,000Y47.51 %98.80 %5 ChristianityIgboP
Igbo
M
Igbo of Nigeria
 
Igede468,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIgedeP
Igede
  
Igwe23,000Y6.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIgwe   
Ihievbe56,000Y5.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityIhievbe   
Ijaw, Central-Western2,477,000Y50.82 %99.00 %5 ChristianityIzonP
Ijaw, Central-Western
  
Ijaw, Eastern8,900Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityNkoroo   
Ijaw, Northeast Central10,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityBiseni   
Ijaw, Southeast2,334,000Y35.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityIjo, Southeast   
Ika41,000Y12.00 %91.00 %5 ChristianityIka  T
Iko12,000Y9.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityIko   
Ikpeshe9,600Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkpeshi   
Iku21,000Y0.15 %0.70 %1 Ethnic ReligionsIku-Gora-Ankwa M
Iku of Nigeria
T
Ikulu97,000Y2.20 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIkuluP
Ikulu
  
Ikwere661,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsIkwere   
Ikwo330,000Y30.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIkwoP
Ikwo
M
Ikwo of Nigeria
T
Ilue9,300Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityIlue   
Irigwe, Aregwe87,000Y8.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRigwe   
Isoko692,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsoko   
Ito12,000Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIto   
Itsekiri954,000Y42.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIsekiriP
Itsekiri
  
Itu Mbuzo12,000Y5.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityItu Mbon Uzo   
Ivbie, North65,000Y12.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityIvbie North-Okpela-Arhe   
Iyatu, Idoani45,000Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIyayu M
Iyatu, Idoani of Nigeria
 
Iyive, Ndir2,200Y9.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityIyive   
Izhi686,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityIziiP
Izhi
M
Izhi of Nigeria
T
Janji, Anafejanzi2,100Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityJanji   
Janjo120,000Y14.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsDza M
Janjo of Nigeria
T
Jara84,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJara   
Jere93,000Y5.00 %42.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJere   
Jibu60,000Y2.60 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibuP
Jibu
M
Jibu of Nigeria
T
Jidda-Abu, Nakare22,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBu   
Jilbe3,700Y0.10 %3.00 %1 IslamJilbe  T
Jimbin4,200Y9.76 %10.00 %4 IslamZumbun   
Jimi, Bi-Gimu2,100Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamJimi M
Jimi, Bi-Gimu of Nigeria
 
Jiru, Zhiru6,200Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJiru   
Jorto31,000Y1.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsJakattoe   
Ju2,700Y0.50 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsJu  T
Jukun, Kona5,700Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJibaP
Jukun, Kona
 T
Jukun, Wanu5,900Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWannu   
Jukun, Wapan195,000Y10.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityWapanP
Jukun, Wapan
  
Jukun, Wase3,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaphaP
Jukun, Wase
M
Jukun, Wase of Nigeria
T
Kadun18,000Y0.35 %0.65 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKadungP
Kadun
M
Kadun of Nigeria
T
Kagoma46,000Y12.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityGyong   
Kaivi4,200Y18.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKaivi   
Kakanda45,000Y0.20 %2.50 %1 IslamKakanda M
Kakanda of Nigeria
T
Kakihum27,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTsuvadiP
Kakihum
  
Kalabari515,000Y33.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKalabari   
Kam9,800Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKam   
Kamantan, Angan34,000Y2.00 %75.00 %3 ChristianityKamantan   
Kambari163,000Y16.00 %34.00 %5 IslamTsishinginiP
Kambari
M
Kambari of Nigeria
T
Kambu8,20013.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLimbumP
Kambu
M
Kambu of Nigeria
 
Kami10,000Y0.00 %2.80 %1 IslamKami  T
Kamo41,000Y0.40 %0.65 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKamo M
Kamo of Nigeria
T
Kamuku60,000Y3.50 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamuku   
Kamwe, Higi617,000Y10.00 %38.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKamweP
Kamwe, Higi
M
Kamwe, Higi of Nigeria
T
Kanem, Koenoem3,400Y5.67 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKoenoemP
Kanem, Koenoem
M
Kanem, Koenoem of Nigeria
T
Kanembu2,2000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKanembuP
Kanembu
M
Kanembu of Nigeria
T
Kaningkom-Nindem17,000Y12.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityNikyob-Nindem M
Kaningkom-Nindem of Nigeria
T
Kanufi, Karshi19,000Y3.85 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKanufi   
Kanuri, Manga398,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKanuri, MangaP
Kanuri, Manga
M
Kanuri, Manga of Nigeria
T
Kanuri, Yerwa7,370,000Y0.01 %0.01 %1 IslamKanuri, YerwaP
Kanuri, Yerwa
M
Kanuri, Yerwa of Nigeria
T
Kapsiki, Psikye24,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPsikye   
Kapya300Y9.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKapya   
Karekare, Jalalum390,000Y0.20 %0.30 %1 IslamKarekare M
Karekare, Jalalum of Nigeria
T
Karfa1,700Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDuhwa   
Kariya4,200Y0.03 %10.00 %2 IslamKariya   
Kholok6,200Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamKholok M
Kholok of Nigeria
 
Kiballo, Vono1,600Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsVono   
KilaY0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSomyev   
Kilba, Huba360,000Y8.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityNya HubaP
Kilba, Huba
  
Kiong900Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityKiong   
Kir6,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 IslamKir-Balar   
Kirifi, Kirifawa46,000Y4.00 %22.00 %4 IslamGiiwo   
Kirya-Konzel7,500Y2.00 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKirya-KonzelP
Kirya-Konzel
M
Kirya-Konzel of Nigeria
T
Kitimi4,100Y0.30 %4.00 %1 IslamTumi  T
Kofa1,600Y0.35 %0.45 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKofa   
Kofyar, Jibiyal196,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKofyar   
Kohumono, Bahumono60,000Y10.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityHohumono M
Kohumono, Bahumono of Nigeria
T
Koma63,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKomaP
Koma
  
Kono, Kwono10,000Y10.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityKonoP
Kono, Kwono
  
Koro Nulu4,100Y1.00 %5.00 %1 IslamKoro Nulu   
Koro Zuba11,000Y12.00 %35.00 %5 IslamKoro Zuba   
Koro, Jijili15,000Y6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityTanjijili   
Korop, Erorup19,000Y12.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityKorop   
Kotoko, Afade46,000Y0.40 %2.00 %1 IslamAfadeP
Kotoko, Afade
M
Kotoko, Afade of Nigeria
T
Kpan21,000Y4.00 %18.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpan   
Kubi2,900Y0.03 %10.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Kubi
  
Kudu-Camo2,800Y12.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Kugama6,100Y20.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKugama  T
Kugbo6,500Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityKugbo   
Kukele, Ukele235,000Y29.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityKukele   
Kulere, Korom Boye30,000Y18.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityKulereP
Kulere, Korom Boye
M
Kulere, Korom Boye of Nigeria
 
Kulung, Bambur51,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityKulungP
Kulung, Bambur
  
Kumba6,200Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKumba   
Kupa41,000Y0.20 %4.00 %1 IslamKupa M
Kupa of Nigeria
T
Kupto5,600Y3.85 %10.00 %4 IslamKutto   
Kurama, Bagwama73,000Y4.00 %88.00 %4 ChristianityKuramaP
Kurama, Bagwama
M
Kurama, Bagwama of Nigeria
T
Kushi23,000Y7.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKushi   
Kuteb81,000Y14.00 %93.00 %5 ChristianityKutep   
Kuturmi, West Yamma19,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKuturmi   
Kuzamani, Rishuwa3,300Y0.25 %0.60 %1 IslamShuwa-ZamaniP
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
 T
Kwaami24,000Y3.00 %17.00 %4 IslamKwaami   
Kwah14,000Y7.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKwa   
Kyanga24,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKyangaP
Kyanga
M
Kyanga of Nigeria
T
Kyibaku, Chibuk240,000Y12.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityKibakuP
Kyibaku, Chibuk
  
Laamang, Gbuhwe78,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLamang   
Labur700Y2.00 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLabir   
Lakka, Lao Habe9,200Y2.60 %5.00 %4 IslamLaka   
Lala-Roba, Gworam90,000Y16.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityLala-RobaP
Lala-Roba, Gworam
M
Lala-Roba, Gworam of Nigeria
T
Lame21,000Y6.00 %10.00 %4 IslamLame   
Laru29,000Y0.04 %20.00 %2 IslamLaru   
Leelau11,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLeelau   
Lela, Dakakari176,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsC'lelaP
Lela, Dakakari
M
Lela, Dakakari of Nigeria
T
Lemoro, Anowuru19,000Y7.17 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLemoro   
Lere28,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLere   
Libo, Kaan20,000Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaan   
Loh16,000Y3.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLoo   
Longuda, Jessu104,000Y14.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLonguda  T
Lopawa, Lupa21,000Y0.06 %40.00 %2 IslamLopa   
Lotsu-Piri, Kitta36,000Y10.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityTso   
Lubila, Kabila21,000Y12.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityLubila   
Lufu5,000Y8.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLufu   
Luri100Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Mabo-Barkul, Kaleri3,900Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBo-Rukul   
Madda195,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMada M
Madda of Nigeria
 
Mafa8,900Y1.00 %7.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMafaP
Mafa
 T
Magdhi, Widala4,000Y0.00 %0.07 %1 IslamMaghdi  T
Magu22,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMvanip   
Maguzawa206,000Y0.30 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsHausaP
Maguzawa
M
Maguzawa of Nigeria
T
Maha20,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamMaaka   
Mama, Kwarra65,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMamaP
Mama, Kwarra
  
Mambila, Nigeria195,000Y2.00 %12.50 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMambila, Nigeria   
Mandara, Wandala21,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamWandalaP
Mandara, Wandala
M
Mandara, Wandala of Nigeria
T
Mangas200Y2.00 %15.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMangas   
Marghi, Central229,000Y12.00 %62.00 %5 ChristianityMarghi Central   
Marghi, South241,000Y8.50 %67.00 %4 ChristianityMarghi South M
Marghi, South of Nigeria
T
Marghi, West284,000Y1.00 %2.00 %1 IslamKanuri, YerwaP
Marghi, West
M
Marghi, West of Nigeria
T
Mashi1,600Y13.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMashi   
Maya4,600Y9.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityBali M
Maya of Nigeria
T
Mbembe, Cross-River 243,000Y27.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityMbembe, Cross River   
Mboi38,000Y4.00 %17.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMboi   
Mbonga, Mboa2,100Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbonga   
Mbube, Western85,000Y7.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityMbe   
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere126,000Y16.00 %48.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMbula-Bwazza M
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere of Nigeria
T
Megili108,000Y6.50 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLijili   
Mgbo239,000Y10.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMgbolizhiaP
Mgbo
M
Mgbo of Nigeria
T
Mini6,200Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityAbureni   
Miya, Miyawa63,000Y0.20 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMiya M
Miya, Miyawa of Nigeria
 
Montol42,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMontolP
Montol
  
Mubako, Mumbake19,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityMubakoP
Mubako, Mumbake
  
Mumuye796,000Y6.00 %29.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMumuyeP
Mumuye
M
Mumuye of Nigeria
T
Mumuye Minde33,000Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityShoo-Minda-Nye   
Mundat2,000Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMundat   
Munga, Mingang Doso5,500Y7.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMingang Doso   
Mwaghavul170,000Y9.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityMwaghavulP
Mwaghavul
 T
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai12,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwaiP
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
M
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai of Nigeria
T
Naraguta, Iguta12,000Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIgutaP
Naraguta, Iguta
M
Naraguta, Iguta of Nigeria
T
Nde, Ekamtonofo46,000Y13.00 %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   
Ndola110,000Y9.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityNdoolaP
Ndola
 T
Ndunda600Y0.40 %0.50 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNdunda  T
Ngamo, Ngamawa118,000Y4.70 %11.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNgamo   
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi10,000Y0.20 %0.30 %1 IslamNggwahyiP
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
M
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi of Nigeria
T
Ngizim, Ngizmawa170,000Y0.63 %7.00 %2 IslamNgizimP
Ngizim, Ngizmawa
M
Ngizim, Ngizmawa of Nigeria
T
Ngoshe Sama, Nggweshe43,000Y0.70 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGvoko  T
Ngwaba20,000Y0.20 %8.00 %2 IslamNgwaba   
Nimbari100Y3.47 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNyam   
Ninzam, Ninzo131,000Y3.91 %6.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNinzoP
Ninzam, Ninzo
  
NjikumY20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum M
Njikum of Nigeria
 
Nkari10,000Y12.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityNkari   
Nkem-Nkum, Ndok66,000Y14.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityNkem-Nkum  T
Nkukoli3,200Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityNkukoli   
Nnam7,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNnam   
Nteng3,600Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityNteng   
Numana, Sanga56,000Y5.00 %24.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNumana  T
Nungu, Rindre95,000Y5.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNunguP
Nungu, Rindre
 T
Nupe1,848,000Y2.21 %5.00 %4 IslamNupe-Nupe-TakoP
Nupe
 T
Nyankpa88,000Y60.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityNyankpa  T
Nyeng3,300Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Nyima, Anyima21,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLenyima   
Nzanyi164,000Y5.00 %24.00 %4 IslamNzanyiP
Nzanyi
 T
Obanliku, Abanliku128,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityObanliku   
Obolo318,000Y34.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityOboloP
Obolo
  
Obulom6,100Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityObulom   
Obuoro12,000Y14.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityIbuoro   
Odual35,000Y8.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOdual   
Odut4,600Y6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityOdut   
Ogba339,000Y33.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbah M
Ogba of Nigeria
 
Ogbia, Ogbinya400,000Y29.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOgbia   
Ogbogolo18,000Y5.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOgbogolo   
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma22,000Y8.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOgbronuagumP
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma
  
Ogoni441,000Y36.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityKhanaP
Ogoni
M
Ogoni of Nigeria
T
Ogori-Magongo20,000Y8.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityOko-Eni-Osayen M
Ogori-Magongo of Nigeria
T
Okobo104,000Y11.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityOkobo   
Okodia10,000Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityOkodia   
Okpamheri97,000Y3.00 %28.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpamheri   
Okpe, NW Edoid15,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe   
Okpe, SW Edoid46,000Y3.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOkpe  T
Okpe-Idesa11,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIdesa   
Okrika470,000Y32.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityKirike   
OlomaY4.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityOloma   
Olulumo-Ikom, Okuni177,000Y34.00 %98.00 %5 ChristianityOlulumo-Ikom   
Oron146,000Y9.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityOro   
Orri, Oring147,000Y27.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityOring   
Oruma9,200Y3.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityOruma   
Ososo34,000Y8.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOsoso   
Pa'a, Afawa32,000Y1.75 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsPa'aP
Pa'a, Afawa
M
Pa'a, Afawa of Nigeria
T
Pana8,3006.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityPana   
Panawa5,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamPanawa  T
PangsengY3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityPangseng   
Panso, Nso10,00011.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityLamnso'P
Panso, Nso
  
Panyam10,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMak   
Passam, Kpasam30,000Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpasham   
Payung3,400Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPiapungP
Payung
M
Payung of Nigeria
T
Pe8,200Y5.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPyeP
Pe
M
Pe of Nigeria
T
Peere9,7005.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPere   
Pero52,000Y12.00 %73.00 %5 ChristianityPero   
Piti9,700Y8.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityAbishi   
Polci33,000Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPolciP
Polci
  
Pongu51,000Y2.50 %30.00 %4 IslamPanguP
Pongu
  
Puku, Fakanchi73,000Y0.33 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsUt-Ma'inP
Puku, Fakanchi
M
Puku, Fakanchi of Nigeria
T
RangY4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityRang   
Ron231,000Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRon M
Ron of Nigeria
T
Rukuba, Inchazi163,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityKuceP
Rukuba, Inchazi
M
Rukuba, Inchazi of Nigeria
T
Rumaya12,000Y8.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMala   
Ruruma15,000Y16.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityRuma   
Sanga, Asanga36,000Y0.00 %0.50 %1 Ethnic ReligionsSanga M
Sanga, Asanga of Nigeria
T
Sara Mbai2,8009.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityMbay   
Sasaru22,000Y9.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSasaru   
Sha5,800Y3.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSha   
Shakara5,000Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityAhwai   
Shal, Shall-Zwall15,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShall-Zwall   
Shama9,300Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsShama-Sambuga M
Shama of Nigeria
 
ShamangY8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsShamang   
Shanga26,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamShangaP
Shanga
M
Shanga of Nigeria
T
Shani1,900Y0.40 %8.00 %2 IslamHausa   
Siri, Sirawa5,900Y4.00 %25.00 %4 IslamSiri   
Songhai-Koyraboro3,4000.16 %0.40 %1 IslamSonghay, Koyraboro SenniP
Songhai-Koyraboro
M
Songhai-Koyraboro of Nigeria
T
Sukur30,000Y6.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSukur   
Surubu, Zurubu3,400Y11.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityVoriP
Surubu, Zurubu
 T
Tal33,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTalP
Tal
M
Tal of Nigeria
T
Tala1,900Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTala   
Tambes2,100Y7.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRomP
Tambes
M
Tambes of Nigeria
T
Tangale276,000Y80.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityTangaleP
Tangale
  
Tapshin, Tapshinawa9,700Y0.50 %12.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKusur-MyetP
Tapshin, Tapshinawa
M
Tapshin, Tapshinawa of Nigeria
T
Tarok528,000Y14.00 %86.50 %5 ChristianityTarok   
Tee454,000Y30.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityTee   
Teme6,100Y6.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTeme  T
Tera179,000Y4.00 %41.00 %4 ChristianityTera  T
Tha1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsTha  T
Tiba21,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamGaa M
Tiba of Nigeria
T
Tigon47,000Y0.50 %8.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMbembe, Tigon   
Tita6,200Y7.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTita   
Tiv4,628,000Y46.40 %98.50 %5 ChristianityTivP
Tiv
  
Tiyaa6,200Y12.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityTiyaa   
Tsagu4,200Y0.33 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsCiwogaiP
Tsagu
M
Tsagu of Nigeria
 
Tuareg, Tamajaq3,4000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTamajaq, TawallammatP
Tuareg, Tamajaq
M
Tuareg, Tamajaq of Nigeria
T
Tubu, Teda4,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTedagaP
Tubu, Teda
 T
Tula58,000Y30.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityTula M
Tula of Nigeria
T
Turkwam7,100Y6.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsToro   
Ubaghara65,000Y16.00 %88.00 %5 ChristianityUbaghara   
Ubang14,000Y6.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityUbang   
Uda23,000Y7.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityUda   
Uhami-Iyayu25,000Y7.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUhami   
Uhumkighi, Yukuben30,000Y2.50 %50.00 %4 ChristianityYukuben   
Ukaan58,000Y4.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkaan   
Ukpe-Bayobiri25,000Y13.00 %92.00 %5 ChristianityBukpe   
Ukue-Ehuen26,000Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUkue   
Ukwa600Y0.70 %0.95 %1 Ethnic ReligionsUkwa  T
Ukwuani-Aboh, Kwale320,000Y31.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityUkwuani-Aboh-Ndoni   
Ulukwumi20,000Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityUlukwumi   
Umon37,000Y12.00 %94.00 %5 ChristianityUmon   
Uneme36,000Y7.00 %33.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUnemeP
Uneme
 T
Ungwai34,000Y5.00 %15.00 %4 IslamCahungwaryaP
Ungwai
  
Ura1,800Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsFungwaP
Ura
M
Ura of Nigeria
T
Urhobo1,124,000Y44.19 %99.00 %5 ChristianityUrhoboP
Urhobo
  
Usakade21,000Y8.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUsaghade   
Utange, Otank22,000Y6.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOtank   
Utugwang, East Mbube89,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityUtugwang-Irungene-AfrikeP
Utugwang, East Mbube
M
Utugwang, East Mbube of Nigeria
T
Uvbie, Evrie36,000Y6.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityUvbie   
Uzekwe16,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityUzekwe   
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik20,000Y4.00 %5.00 %4 IslamVemgo-MabasP
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
M
Vemgo-Mabas, Visik of Nigeria
T
Verre189,000Y2.50 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsVerreP
Verre
  
VitiY6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityViti   
VoroY1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamVoro   
Vute3,200Y0.03 %60.00 %3 ChristianityVute   
Wagga146,000Y2.50 %12.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaja M
Wagga of Nigeria
T
Warji, Warjawa138,000Y10.00 %20.00 %4 IslamWarjiP
Warji, Warjawa
M
Warji, Warjawa of Nigeria
T
Wom10,000Y2.00 %45.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWom   
Yache Akpa49,000Y15.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityAkpa   
Yako, Ugep236,000Y32.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityLokaa M
Yako, Ugep of Nigeria
T
Yala282,000Y5.00 %44.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYalaP
Yala
  
Yamba21,000Y8.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityYamba M
Yamba of Nigeria
 
Yandang116,000Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityYendangP
Yandang
 T
Yangdang Waka10,000Y4.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaka   
Yashi5,800Y4.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHasha   
Yigha, Ayiga20,000Y12.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityLeyigha   
Yoruba, Oyo36,147,000Y53.03 %59.75 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba, Oyo
  
Yoruba-Egba5,457,000Y46.40 %87.00 %5 ChristianityYorubaP
Yoruba-Egba
  
Yotti3,900Y4.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYotti   
Yungur, Binna192,000Y2.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBenaP
Yungur, Binna
M
Yungur, Binna of Nigeria
T
Ywom11,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYwom   
Zaar, Sayawa353,000Y20.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianitySayaP
Zaar, Sayawa
M
Zaar, Sayawa of Nigeria
 
Zari38,000Y2.00 %14.00 %2 IslamHausaP
Zari
  
Zarma156,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamZarmaP
Zarma
M
Zarma of Nigeria
T
Zeem600Y0.15 %0.35 %1 IslamZeem  T
Zhire16,000Y25.00 %97.00 %5 ChristianityZhireP
Zhire
M
Zhire of Nigeria
T
Ziriya2,300Y8.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHausa   
Total People Groups:   538 210,908,000 511     83      186 149 184
Unclassified / Other Individuals 493,000  
UN Country Population (2021) 211,401,000  
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 83 15.4 % 65,815,000 31.2 %
  2 - Minimally reached 54 10.0 % 2,427,000 1.2 %
  3 - Superficially reached 7 1.3 % 2,748,000 1.3 %
  4 - Partially reached 266 49.4 % 24,389,000 11.6 %
  5 - Significantly reached 128 23.8 % 115,529,000 54.8 %
Totals 538   210,908,000  


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
33,000


Abong
2,100


Adara
391,000


Afizere, Izere
98,000


Agatu
176,000


Ahan
500


Akum
900


Arab, Lebanese
41,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Arab, Syrian
21,000


Atyab
259,000


Avadi, Tsivadi
169,000


Awak
13,000


Ayere
6,200


Ayu
8,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Baangi
27,000


Bachama
308,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bade
404,000


Baggara, Shuwa Arab
210,000


Bajju, Kaje
620,000


Banga
26,000


Barma
5,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Basa
331,000


Batonu, Baruba
374,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bauchi
40,000


Becheve
4,100


Bekworra, Yakoro
196,000


Berom
1,342,000


Bokabaru
77,000


Bokyi, Nki
280,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Bole, Bolewa
158,000


Bozo, Sorogoye
21,000


British
25,000


Buduma, Yedina
5,700


Bura, Pabir
515,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Butu-Ningi
59,000


Cakfem-Mushere
10,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Cham-Mwana, Dijim
47,000


Chamba Dirim
18,000


Chawai
101,000


Chip
13,000


Cori
7,700


Daba, Daba Kola
2,200


Dadiya, Dadianci
84,000


Deaf
2,114,000


Dendi, Dandawa
3,700


Dghwede, Toghwede
77,000


Doka
21,000


Duguri
92,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Dukawa, Western
65,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Duwai
21,000


Ebira
2,249,000


Edo, Bini
2,083,000


Eggon
21,000


Ejagham, Ekoi
120,000


Eloyi, Afo
43,000


Esimbi
300


Etulo, Turumawa
23,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ewe
11,000


Ezaa
750,000


Fali, Bana
33,000


Fali, Vimtim
34,000


Filipino, Tagalog
21,000


Firan, Izarek
5,100


© Copyrighted Photo
Fiterya, Hwana
124,000


French
8,300


© Copyrighted Photo
Fulani, Adamawa
1,589,000


Fulani, Nigerian
16,802,000


Fulani, Sokoto
427,000


Ga'anda, Mokar
87,000


Gade
128,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Galambi
39,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gana-Gana
150,000


Gbagyi
1,310,000


Gbari
559,000


Gengle
6,700


© Copyrighted Photo
Gera, Gerawa
409,000


German
4,100


© Copyrighted Photo
Geruma
16,000


Glavda
52,000


Goemai
386,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gudu
9,900


© Copyrighted Photo
Gurmana
6,600


Guruntum
16,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Gwa
1,700


Gwandara
49,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
9,400


Han Chinese, Mandarin
3,800


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Wu
5,600


Hausa
35,670,000


Ibibio
6,297,000


Icen
74,000


Ichen
91,000


Idon
6,500


Igala
1,648,000


Igbo
30,880,000


Igede
468,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ijaw, Central-Western
2,477,000


Ikulu
97,000


Ikwo
330,000


Itsekiri
954,000


Izhi
686,000


Jibu
60,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Jukun, Kona
5,700


Jukun, Wapan
195,000


Jukun, Wase
3,000


Kadun
18,000


Kakihum
27,000


Kambari
163,000


Kambu
8,200


Kamwe, Higi
617,000


Kanem, Koenoem
3,400


Kanembu
2,200


Kanuri, Manga
398,000


Kanuri, Yerwa
7,370,000


Kilba, Huba
360,000


Kirya-Konzel
7,500


Koma
63,000


Kono, Kwono
10,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kotoko, Afade
46,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kubi
2,900


Kulere, Korom Boye
30,000


Kulung, Bambur
51,000


Kurama, Bagwama
73,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Kuzamani, Rishuwa
3,300


Kyanga
24,000


Kyibaku, Chibuk
240,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Lala-Roba, Gworam
90,000


Lela, Dakakari
176,000


Mafa
8,900


Maguzawa
206,000


Mama, Kwarra
65,000


Mandara, Wandala
21,000


Marghi, West
284,000


Mgbo
239,000


Montol
42,000


Mubako, Mumbake
19,000


Mumuye
796,000


Mwaghavul
170,000


Nandu-Tari, Ahwai
12,000


Naraguta, Iguta
12,000


Ndola
110,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi
10,000


Ngizim, Ngizmawa
170,000


Ninzam, Ninzo
131,000


Nungu, Rindre
95,000


Nupe
1,848,000


Nzanyi
164,000


Obolo
318,000


Ogbronuagum, Bukuma
22,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ogoni
441,000


Pa'a, Afawa
32,000


Panso, Nso
10,000


Payung
3,400


Pe
8,200


© Copyrighted Photo
Polci
33,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Pongu
51,000


Puku, Fakanchi
73,000


Rukuba, Inchazi
163,000


Shanga
26,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Songhai-Koyraboro
3,400


Surubu, Zurubu
3,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Tal
33,000


Tambes
2,100


Tangale
276,000


Tapshin, Tapshinawa
9,700


Tiv
4,628,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tsagu
4,200


Tuareg, Tamajaq
3,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Tubu, Teda
4,200


Uneme
36,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ungwai
34,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Ura
1,800


Urhobo
1,124,000


Utugwang, East Mbube
89,000


Vemgo-Mabas, Visik
20,000


Verre
189,000


Warji, Warjawa
138,000


Yala
282,000


Yandang
116,000


Yoruba, Oyo
36,147,000


Yoruba-Egba
5,457,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Yungur, Binna
192,000


Zaar, Sayawa
353,000


Zari
38,000


Zarma
156,000


Zhire
16,000

Nigeria People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Nigeria – Languages
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(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
Abanyomabm10Trans Started
Abishipcn10Trans Started
Abonabo10Trans Needed
Abuaabn10Complete
Aburenimgj10Trans Started
Acipa, Easternacp10Trans Needed
Adarakad10Portions
Adugeadu10Trans Needed
Afadeaal11Trans Needed
Agatuagc10NT
Agoiibm10Trans Needed
Agwagwuneyay10Portions
Ahanahn11Trans Needed
Ahwainfd30Trans Started
Ajiyaidc10Trans Started
Akeaik10Trans Needed
Akpaakf10Trans Needed
Akpesibe10Trans Needed
Akukuayk10Trans Needed
Akumaku10Trans Needed
Alagoala10Portions
Alumu-Tesuaab10Trans Started
Amboamb10Trans Needed
Amoamo10Trans Needed
Anaanganw10Portions
Ancaacb11Trans Needed
Aninkaaqk10Trans 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
Balibcn10NT
Banabcw11NT
Bangwinjibsj10Portions
Bankaljjr10Trans Started
Basabzw10Complete
Basa-Gurmanabuj11Trans Started
Bassa-Kontagorabsr10Unspecified
Batabta10Trans Needed
Batubtu10Trans Needed
Bauchibsf11Unspecified
Bekwarrabkv10NT
Belningglb10Trans Needed
Benayun10Portions
Berombom10Complete
Bete-Bendibtt10NT
Bijimjbm10Trans Needed
Billebil10Unspecified
Binabyj10Trans Needed
Bisabqp11NT
Biseniije10Trans Needed
Bitarebrt10Trans Needed
Bo-Rukulmae10Trans Needed
Bogabvw10Trans Needed
Boghombux10Portions
Bokobqc11Complete
Bokobarubus10NT
Bokyibky10Complete
Bolebol11Trans Needed
Bozo, Jenaamabze11Portions
Bujid10Trans Started
Buzbu10Trans Needed
Budumabdm11Portions
Bukpeukp10Trans Started
Bukwenbuz10Trans Needed
Bumajibyp10Trans Needed
Bura-Pabirbwr10Complete
Burakbys10Portions
Burubqw10Trans Needed
C'leladri20NT
Cahungwaryanat10Trans Started
Cakfem-Musherecky10Portions
Caracfd10Unspecified
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chinese, Wuwuu10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue10Complete
Cicipuawc10Trans Started
Cinenicie10Trans Needed
Cishinginiasg10NT
Ciwogaitgd10Trans Needed
Dabadbq11NT
Dadiyadbd10Portions
Dassdot11Trans Needed
Degemadeg10Trans Needed
Dendiddn11NT
Denodbb11Trans Started
Derakna10Portions
Dghwededgh10NT
Dibodio10Unspecified
Dikakacfa10Portions
Diridwa10Unspecified
Dirimdir11Portions
Dokadbi11Trans Needed
Doko-Uyangauya10Trans Needed
Dongdoh11Trans Needed
Duguridbm11Unspecified
Duhwakbz10Trans Needed
Dungudbv10Trans Needed
Duwaidbp11Trans Needed
Duyaldb10Portions
Dzajen10Portions
Ebiraigb20Complete
Ebughuebg10Trans Needed
Edobin10Complete
Efaiefa10Trans Needed
Efikefi10Complete
Efutopofu10Trans Started
Eggonego11NT
Ehueunehu10Trans Needed
Ejaghametu10NT
Ekajukeka10NT
Ekieki10Trans Needed
Ekiteke10Trans Needed
Ekpeyeekp10Trans Needed
Elegealf10Trans Started
Elemeelm10NT
Eloyiafo10Portions
Emai-Iuleha-Oraema10Portions
Engennienn10NT
Englisheng10Complete
Enwanenw10Trans Needed
Enwanenv10Trans Needed
Epieepi10Portions
Eruwaerh10Unspecified
Esanish10Portions
Esimbiags10Portions
Etebietb10Trans Needed
Etkywanich10Portions
Etsakoets10NT
Etuloutr10Portions
Evantbzz10Trans Needed
Eweewe10Complete
Ezaaeza10Complete
Falifli10Portions
Famfam10Trans Needed
Firanfir10Trans Started
Frenchfra10Complete
Fulfulde, Adamawafub11Complete
Fulfulde, Nigerianfuv22NT
Fungwaula10Trans Needed
Fyerfie10Trans Needed
Ga'andagqa10Portions
Gaattb11Trans Needed
Gadeged10Trans Started
Galambuglo10Trans Needed
Gananggne10Trans Needed
Gbagyigbr10NT
Gbarigby10Portions
Genglegeg11Trans Needed
Geragew11Trans Needed
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Gerumagea11Unspecified
Ghotuoaaa10Portions
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