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Oromo, Gabbra in Kenya

Oromo, Gabbra

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
114,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 3.00 %   

Oromo, Gabbra in Kenya

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Country: Kenya
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, East and Southern
Persecution Rank:40 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: No
Location in Country:Marsabit, Wajir, Mandera, Isiolo, and Laikipia counties. Extensive area from Lake Rudolph east to Ethiopia-Somalia border, and south towards Nairobi.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Oromo, Gabbra
People Name General: Oromo, Gabbra
ROP3 Code: 103104
Joshua Project People ID: 19603
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 114,000
Population all Countries: 114,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Horn of Africa Peoples
People Cluster: Oromo
People Name General: Oromo, Gabbra
Ethnic Code: CMT33b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji (114,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): gax    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Gabbra
Dialect Code:3034
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity12.00 %(Evangelical: 3.00 %)
Ethnic Religions67.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam21.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox10.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic20.00 %
 
(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: 1870-1966
New Testament:
1875-1979Audio
Complete Bible: 1987
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)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament- Bora (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio RecordingsOral Bible
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Oromo, Borana-Arsi-G ...
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
 
 
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Oromo, Gabbra in Kenya

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