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Busa, Bussawa in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
16,000 Bisa Islam 1.00 % 0.05 % No   

Busa, Bussawa in Nigeria

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Country: Nigeria
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
Persecution Rank:12 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Location in Country:Niger state: Borgu LGA; Kebbi state: Bagudo LGA, 35 villages; Kwara state: south of Kanji reservoir.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Busa, Bussawa
People Name General: Busa, Bussawa
Alternate People Names:
BisaBokhobaru
BussawaZogbe
ROP3 Code: 101794
Joshua Project People ID: 11039
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 16,000
Population all Countries: 16,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Mande
People Name General: Busa, Bussawa
Ethnic Code: NAB56b
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Language
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Primary Language: Bisa
Language Code (ISO): bqp    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Wawa
Dialect Code:8565
Secondary Languages:
English (Unknown)Hausa (Unknown)
Yoruba (Unknown)
Total Languages: 4
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity1.00 %(Evangelical: 0.05 %)
Ethnic Religions45.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam54.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant80.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic10.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1993-1998
New Testament:
2004Audio
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
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Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
 
 
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Busa, Bussawa in Nigeria

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    Mande     Africa, West and Central    
     
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      Busa, Bussawa Nigeria    
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            Busa, Bussawa in Nigeria          
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