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Bassa in Cameroon



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
434,000 Basaa Christianity 73.00 % 13.00 %   

Bassa in Cameroon

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Country: Cameroon
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window: No
Total Provinces on file:2
Location in Country:Littoral region: Nkam and Sanaga-Maritime divisions; Centre region: spread throughout Nyong-and-Kéllé division; South region: Océan division; West region: Menoua division.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Bassa
People Name General: Basaa
ROP3 Code: 115045
Joshua Project People ID: 19155
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 434,000
Population all Countries: 434,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Northwest
People Name General: Basaa
Ethnic Code: NAB57k
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Basaa (434,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bas    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Nyamtam
Dialect Code:7811
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity73.00 %(Evangelical: 13.00 %)
Ethnic Religions24.50 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small2.50 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent5.00 %
Protestant45.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian40.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant 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: 1922-1967
New Testament:
1939-1967Audio
Complete Bible: 1969
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 Basaa
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Bassa in Cameroon

Peoples
               
Geographic
Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Bantu, Northwest     Africa, West and Central    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Basaa Cameroon    
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            Bassa in Cameroon          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Basaa  
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