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Bassa-Kontagora in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
32,000 Bassa-Kontagora Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 % No No   

Bassa-Kontagora in Nigeria

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Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Region: West and Central Africa
Persecution Rank:12 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Niger state: Mariga LGA, northeast of Kontagora.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Bassa-Kontagora
People Name General: Bassa-Kontagora
ROP3 Code: 101112
Joshua Project People ID: 20928
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 32,000
Population all Countries: 32,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Benue
People Name General: Bassa-Kontagora
Ethnic Code: NAB56
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bassa-Kontagora (32,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bsr    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity30.00 %(Evangelical: 5.00 %)
Ethnic Religions45.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam25.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
None Reported
 
 
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Bassa-Kontagora in Nigeria

Peoples
               
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    Benue     West and Central Africa    
     
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      Bassa-Kontagora Nigeria    
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            Bassa-Kontagora in Nigeria          
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      Ethnic Religions     Bassa-Kontagora  
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