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Ywom in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
11,000 Ywom Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % No   

Ywom 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:Plateau state: Mikang, Shendam and Langtang LGAs; Taraba state.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Ywom
People Name General: Ywom
Alternate People Names:
GerkanchiGurka
ROP3 Code: 111078
Joshua Project People ID: 16044
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 11,000
Population all Countries: 11,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Chadic
People Name General: Ywom
Ethnic Code: NAB60b
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Ywom (11,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): gek    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity25.00 %(Evangelical: 6.00 %)
Ethnic Religions45.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam30.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent30.00 %
Protestant40.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic30.00 %
 
(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: Yes
New Testament: None Reported
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)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Ywom
 
 
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Ywom in Nigeria

Peoples
               
Geographic
Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Chadic     Africa, West and Central    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Ywom Nigeria    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Ywom in Nigeria          
      Religion Language  
      Ethnic Religions     Ywom  
    Global    
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