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Yamba in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
20,000 Yamba Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 %   

Yamba 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:Taraba state: Sardauna and Gashaka LGAs, Antere, and other border villages.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Yamba
People Name General: Yamba
Alternate People Names:
KakaKakayamba
MbubemYambe
ROP3 Code: 106486
Joshua Project People ID: 13636
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 20,000
Population all Countries: 152,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Bantu, Cameroon-Bamileke
People Name General: Yamba
Ethnic Code: NAB57a
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Yamba (20,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): yam    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity65.00 %(Evangelical: 8.00 %)
Ethnic Religions30.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam5.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent35.00 %
Protestant20.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic45.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 6   Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1990
New Testament:
1992-2011Audio
Complete Bible: None Reported
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 Yamba
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Text / Printed MatterBible: Ŋwàk Nwì Ma Rʉ̀k Nə̀ Fi
 
 
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Yamba in Nigeria

Peoples
               
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People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Bantu, Cameroon-Bamileke     Africa, West and Central    
     
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      Yamba Nigeria    
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            Yamba in Nigeria          
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      Christianity     Yamba  
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