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Gbe, Weme in Benin

Gbe, Weme

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
275,000 Gbe, Weme Ethnic Religions 19.00 % 5.00 % No No   

Gbe, Weme in Benin

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Country: Benin
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Ouémé department: Adjohoun, Bonou, Dangbo communes along lower Ouémé river, some in Aguégué, Akpro-Missérété communes; Atlantique department: Zè and Abomey-Calavi communes; Plateau department: Adja-Ouere commune.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Gbe, Weme
People Name General: Gbe, Weme
Alternate People Names:
Weme
ROP3 Code: 110748
Joshua Project People ID: 15909
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 275,000
Population all Countries: 275,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Guinean
People Name General: Gbe, Weme
Ethnic Code: NAB59e
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Language
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Primary Language: Gbe, Weme (275,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): wem    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity19.00 %(Evangelical: 5.00 %)
Ethnic Religions81.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent28.00 %
Protestant15.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian2.00 %
Roman Catholic55.00 %
 
(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: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
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Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
 
 
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Gbe, Weme in Benin

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