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Idoma, West in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
490,000 Idoma Christianity 97.00 % 34.00 %   

Idoma, West 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:Kogi state: Olamabolo and Ankpa LGAs; Benue state: Ogbadibo and Okpokwu LGAs; Enugu state: Igbo-Eze North, Udenu, and Isi-Uze LGAs.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Idoma, West
People Name General: Idoma, West
Alternate People Names:
West Idoma
ROP3 Code: 113969
Joshua Project People ID: 18380
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 490,000
Population all Countries: 490,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Benue
People Name General: Idoma, West
Ethnic Code: NAB59z
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Idoma (490,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): idu    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Western Idoma
Dialect Code:20943
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Roman Catholic
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity97.00 %(Evangelical: 34.00 %)
Ethnic Religions3.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent10.00 %
Protestant10.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic80.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a significant presence.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1927-1957
New Testament:
1970Audio
Complete Bible: 2014
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 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 Idoma
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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Idoma, West in Nigeria

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Region
   
    Benue     Africa, West and Central    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
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      Idoma, West Nigeria    
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            Idoma, West in Nigeria          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Idoma  
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