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Ika in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
39,000 Ika Christianity 91.00 % 12.00 % No   

Ika in Nigeria

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Introduction / History
The Ika people are a conglomeration of different tribes that met to gradually form the distinct tribe.

Where are they located?
The Ika people are located in Ika South and Ika north east local government of Delta state as well as part of Orhionmwan local government of Edo state.

What are their beliefs?
Traditional practices is common among the old people while Christianity is the preferred religion of the people.

Prayer Points
* Pray that many if the professing Christians will come to have personal relationship with Jesus.
* Pray also that the church among the Ika people will catch the vision of global Evangelization.

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Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
Persecution Rank:12 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Edo state: Orhionmwon LGA.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Ika
People Name General: Ika
ROP3 Code: 103973
Joshua Project People ID: 12197
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 39,000
Population all Countries: 39,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Igbo
People Name General: Ika
Ethnic Code: NAB59h
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Ika (39,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ikk    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity91.00 %(Evangelical: 12.00 %)
Ethnic Religions9.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant55.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic30.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Yes
New Testament:
2011
Complete Bible: 2018
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Ika
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Elu Ọhụn: Ẹkụkwọ-Nsọ ...
 
 
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Ika in Nigeria

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