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Akum in Cameroon

Akum

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,400 Akum Christianity 62.00 % 8.00 % No No   

Akum in Cameroon

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Country: Cameroon
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
Persecution Rank:48 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:North West region: Menchum division, Furu-Awa subdivision, Nigeria border area, Akum village.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Akum
People Name General: Akum
Alternate People Names:
AnyarBagangu
ROP3 Code: 100198
Joshua Project People ID: 10232
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,400
Population all Countries: 3,300
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Benue
People Name General: Akum
Ethnic Code: NAB56b
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Language
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Primary Language: Akum (2,400 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): aku    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity62.00 %(Evangelical: 8.00 %)
Ethnic Religions38.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant20.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian23.00 %
Roman Catholic57.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 2   Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within past 2 years
 
 
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
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Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Akum in Cameroon

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    Benue     Africa, West and Central    
     
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      Akum Cameroon    
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