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Igede in Nigeria

Igede

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
445,000 Igede Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %   

Igede 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
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Benue state: Oju, Otukpo, and Okpokwu LGAs; Cross River state: Ogoja LGA; Ebonyi state: Izzi LGA.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Igede
People Name General: Igede
Alternate People Names:
AlawuEgede
ROP3 Code: 103965
Joshua Project People ID: 12190
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 445,000
Population all Countries: 445,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Benue
People Name General: Igede
Ethnic Code: NAB59z
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Igede (445,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): ige    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Worku
Dialect Code:10832
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity75.00 %(Evangelical: 7.00 %)
Ethnic Religions7.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam18.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent30.00 %
Protestant65.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic5.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 5   Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1937
New Testament:
1981Audio
Complete Bible: 2013
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 Igede
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Igede in Nigeria

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    Benue     Africa, West and Central    
     
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      Igede Nigeria    
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