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Bijogo in Guinea-Bissau



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
34,000 Bidyogo Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 3.50 % No   

Bijogo in Guinea-Bissau

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Country: Guinea-Bissau
Continent: Africa
Region: Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window: Yes
Total Provinces on file:1
Location in Country:Bolama region: Bijago archipelago, Bolama sector nearest mainland, Bubaque sector south, Bubaque, Orango, and Roxa islands, Caravela sector to northwest, Carache, Uno, Caravela islands; other associated islands. Dialects: Anhaki on Roxa, Kagbaaga on Bubaque, Kamona on Caravela and Carache islands, Kajoko on Orango and Uno islands.
(Source: Ethnologue 2016)
   
 
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People Name in Country: Bijogo
People Name General: Bijogo
Alternate People Names:
BidyogoBijago
BugagoOrango
ROP3 Code: 101429
Joshua Project People ID: 10838
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 34,000
Population all Countries: 34,000
Least-Reached: No
   
 
Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster: Atlantic
People Name General: Bijogo
Ethnic Code: NAB56c
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Bidyogo (34,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bjg    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity9.00 %(Evangelical: 3.50 %)
Ethnic Religions80.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam11.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent15.00 %
Protestant25.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian5.00 %
Roman Catholic55.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Evangelicals have a modest presence.
Least-Reached: No
GSEC Status:Level 4   Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1973-2012
New Testament:
1975
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 Bidyogo
 
 
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Bijogo in Guinea-Bissau

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      Bijogo Guinea-Bissau    
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            Bijogo in Guinea-Bissau          
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