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Nyeng in Nigeria



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
3,200 Ahwai Christianity 55.00 % 8.00 % No No   

Nyeng 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:Kaduna state: Sanga LGA, southwest of Fadan Karshe. 25 villages surrounding Ahwai mountain.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Nyeng
People Name General: Nyeng
ROP3 Code: 115585
Joshua Project People ID: 19517
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 3,200
Population all Countries: 3,200
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Benue
People Name General: Nyeng
Ethnic Code: NAB56b
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Language
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Primary Language: Ahwai (3,200 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): nfd    Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect:Nyeng
Dialect Code:19163
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Sub-division:Protestant
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity55.00 %(Evangelical: 8.00 %)
Ethnic Religions25.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam20.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent30.00 %
Protestant70.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
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Nyeng in Nigeria

Peoples
               
Geographic
Global                 Global
           
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
           
   
People Cluster
       
Region
   
    Benue     Africa, West and Central    
     
People-Group-Across-Countries
   
Country
   
      Nyeng Nigeria    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Nyeng in Nigeria          
      Religion Language  
      Christianity     Ahwai  
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