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Mum, Bamun in Cameroon



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
608,000 Bamun Islam 8.50 % 2.40 %   

Mum, Bamun in Cameroon

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Country: Cameroon
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:West region: most of Noun division, Foumban area, extreme north Mifi division, extreme southeast Bamboutos division; North West region: Ngo-Ketunjia division, north Lake Bamendjing, Ndop plain; Centre region: border areas.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Mum, Bamun
People Name General: Mum
Alternate People Names:
BamounBamum
BamunShupamen
ROP3 Code: 106889
Joshua Project People ID: 13864
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 608,000
Population all Countries: 608,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Adamawa-Ubangi
People Name General: Mum
Ethnic Code: NAB66c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bamun (608,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bax    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity8.50 %(Evangelical: 2.40 %)
Ethnic Religions1.50 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam90.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent4.00 %
Protestant30.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian2.00 %
Roman Catholic64.00 %
 
(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
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1925-1980
New Testament:
1967Audio
Complete Bible: 1988
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Bamun
 
 
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Mum, Bamun in Cameroon

Peoples
               
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  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Adamawa-Ubangi     Africa, West and Central    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
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      Mum Cameroon    
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            Mum, Bamun in Cameroon          
      Religion Language  
      Islam     Bamun  
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