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Gana-Gana in Nigeria

Gana-Gana

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
208,000 Dibo Islam 28.00 % 3.00 % No No   

Gana-Gana in Nigeria

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Global Prayer Digest: 2013-02-17
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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
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Niger state: Lapai, Agaie, and Katcha LGAs; Abuja Capital Territory, Abaji LGA, areas along Gurare river.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Gana-Gana
People Name General: Gana-Gana
Alternate People Names:
AbawaAgesi
Ganagana
ROP3 Code: 102596
Joshua Project People ID: 11553
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 208,000
Population all Countries: 208,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Nupe
People Name General: Gana-Gana
Ethnic Code: NAB59m
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Dibo (208,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): dio    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity28.00 %(Evangelical: 3.00 %)
Ethnic Religions4.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam68.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican30.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic70.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
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: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Gana-Gana in Nigeria

Peoples
               
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  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
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    Nupe     Africa, West and Central    
     
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      Gana-Gana Nigeria    
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      Islam     Dibo  
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