Country: Nigeria

Number of People Groups

536

People Groups Unreached

94 (17.5%)

Total Population

181,784,000

Unreached Population

60,435,000 (33.2%)

% Professing Christian

50.5%

% Evangelical

19.79 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Abanyom 29,000 29,000 Abanyom Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 %
Abong 1,800 1,800 Abon Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 %
Abua 44,000 44,000 Abua Christianity 86.00 % 11.00 %
Acipanci 36,000 36,000 Cicipu Islam 25.00 % 5.15 %
Acipawa 9,200 9,200 Acipa, Eastern Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 %
Aduge 3,400 3,400 Aduge Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 %
Afizere, Izere 86,000 86,000 Izere Ethnic Religions 32.00 % 18.00 %
Agatu 154,000 154,000 Agatu Christianity 81.00 % 8.00 %
Agoi, Ibami 21,000 21,000 Agoi Christianity 90.00 % 13.00 %
Agwagwune, Akurakura 37,000 37,000 Agwagwune Christianity 93.00 % 11.00 %
Ahan 500 500 Ahan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ake, Aike 3,300 3,300 Ake Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.00 %
Akoko 109,000 109,000 Arigidi Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 %
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa 18,000 18,000 Akpes Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 %
Akpet-Ehom 18,000 18,000 Ukpet-Ehom Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 %
Akuku Unknown Unknown Akuku Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 %
Alago, Idoma Nokwu 53,000 53,000 Alago Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 2.50 %
Alege 2,200 2,200 Alege Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 %
Amap, Amo 19,000 19,000 Amo Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 5.00 %
Ambandi 8,900 8,900 Piya-Kwonci Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.60 %
Ambo 2,700 2,700 Ambo Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 7.00 %
Anaang 2,562,000 2,562,000 Anaang Christianity 99.00 % 33.00 %
Anca 400 400 Anca Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Angas 615,000 615,000 Ngas Christianity 76.00 % 20.00 %
 Arab, Lebanese 36,000 10,560,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 31.00 % 8.00 %
 Arab, Shuwa, Baggara 289,000 2,961,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.20 % 0.02 %
 Arab, Syrian 18,000 19,411,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 9.00 % 0.80 %
Arum-Chessu 7,400 7,400 Alumu-Tesu Christianity 55.00 % 3.08 %
Ashe 44,000 44,000 Ashe Christianity 75.00 % 60.00 %
Ashingini 142,000 142,000 Cishingini Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 3.00 %
Asu 8,600 8,600 Asu Islam 4.00 % 0.00 %
Aten, Ganawuri 58,000 58,000 Eten Christianity 77.00 % 9.00 %
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari 144,000 144,000 Tsikimba Islam 7.00 % 3.00 %
 Avadi, Tsivadi 148,000 148,000 Tsuvadi Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 4.00 %
 Awak 11,000 11,000 Awak Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 6.00 %
Ayere 5,400 5,400 Ayere Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 %
Ayu 7,300 7,300 Ayu Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 %
Baan 9,200 9,200 Baan Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
 Baangi, Cibaangi 24,000 24,000 Baangi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bachama, Abacama 269,000 269,000 Bacama Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 %
Bada, Badawa 52,000 52,000 Mbat Christianity 50.00 % 5.00 %
 Bade 316,000 316,000 Bade Islam 0.02 % 0.02 %
Bajju, Kaje 542,000 542,000 Jju Christianity 78.00 % 18.00 %
Bakpinka, Uwet 5,300 5,300 Bakpinka Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 %
Bambuka 9,100 9,100 Kyak Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.50 %
 Banga 23,000 23,000 Gwamhi-Wuri Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 %
Bangwinji 11,000 11,000 Bangwinji Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 %
Bankalawa, Jarawa 85,000 85,000 Bankal Ethnic Religions 17.50 % 2.00 %
Bareshe, Gungawa 82,000 82,000 Reshe Islam 18.00 % 3.00 %
 Bariba 176,000 1,185,000 Baatonum Islam 18.00 % 3.00 %
Barke, Burkanawa 19,000 19,000 Mburku Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.75 %
 Barma, Bagirmi 4,300 121,000 Bagirmi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Basa-Gurmana 4,400 4,400 Basa-Gurmana Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bashar, Basharawa 22,000 22,000 Yangkam Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 3.00 %
Bassa 289,000 289,000 Basa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Bate, Bata 268,000 281,000 Bata Islam 17.00 % 5.00 %
Batu 46,000 46,000 Batu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 2.00 %
 Baushi 35,000 35,000 Bauchi Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.80 %
Baya, Gbaya 9,100 668,000 Gbaya, Northwest Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 2.00 %
Becheve 3,600 19,000 Iceve-Maci Christianity 80.00 % 13.00 %
Beele 400 400 Beele Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Begbere, Koro Agwe 135,000 135,000 Koro Wachi Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 %
Bekworra, Yakoro 172,000 172,000 Bekwarra Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 %
 Berom, Birom 1,173,000 1,173,000 Berom Christianity 96.00 % 33.00 %
Bete-Jukun 5,300 5,300 Bete Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 %
Bette-Bende, Mbete 143,000 143,000 Bete-Bendi Christianity 89.00 % 11.00 %
Bile, Billanchi 42,000 42,000 Bille Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 %
 Binawa 11,000 11,000 Bina Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 %
Bitare, Yukutare 65,000 75,000 Bitare Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 %
Boga 20,000 20,000 Boga Christianity 60.00 % 3.50 %
Bokabaru 50,000 50,000 Bokobaru Islam 15.00 % 5.00 %
Boko 56,000 170,000 Boko Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 3.00 %
 Bokyi, Nki 245,000 252,000 Bokyi Christianity 98.00 % 35.00 %
 Bolewa 202,000 202,000 Bole Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Boli 4,000 4,000 Bali Christianity 55.00 % 9.00 %
 Bozo, Sorogama 18,000 323,000 Bozo, Jenaama Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 British 22,000 49,948,000 English Christianity 62.00 % 8.00 %
 Buduma 5,000 150,000 Buduma Islam 0.03 % 0.00 %
Buji, Jere 24,000 24,000 Jere Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 7.00 %
Bukwun 1,400 1,400 Bukwen Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 9.00 %
Bumaji 18,000 18,000 Bumaji Christianity 75.00 % 16.00 %
 Bura, Pabir 450,000 450,000 Bura-Pabir Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.00 %
Burak 7,000 7,000 Burak Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 %
Bure 700 700 Bure Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
Buru 1,400 1,400 Buru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 15.00 %
Burum, Boghom 142,000 142,000 Boghom Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.00 %
Busa 51,000 51,000 Busa Islam 1.00 % 0.05 %
 Buta-Ningi 29,000 29,000 Hausa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Cakfem-Mushere 9,100 9,100 Cakfem-Mushere Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
Cameroonian Creole 9,300 1,480,000 Pidgin, Cameroon Christianity 80.00 % 11.00 %
Centuum 400 400 Centuum Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 6.00 %
Cham-Mwana, Dijim 41,000 41,000 Dikaka Ethnic Religions 46.00 % 3.00 %
Chamba Daka, Samba Daka 166,000 192,000 Samba Daka Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 6.00 %
 Chamba Dirim 16,000 16,000 Dirim Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.00 %
Chamba Leko 96,000 142,000 Samba Leko Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 %
Chara, Fachara 5,000 5,000 Cara Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 %
Chawai 88,000 88,000 Atsam Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 %
Chip 11,000 11,000 Miship Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
Chokobo, Izora 2,100 2,100 Izora Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 %
Cineni 5,400 5,400 Cineni Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 %
Como Karim 18,000 18,000 Como Karim Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.50 %
Cori 1,400 1,400 Cori Christianity 55.00 % 11.00 %
 Daba, Daba Kola 1,900 34,000 Daba Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 %
 Dadiya, Dadianci 49,000 49,000 Dadiya Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.00 %
Dansa 5,500 5,500 Lamja-Dengsa-Tola Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
Dass 9,600 9,600 Dass Islam 2.00 % 1.00 %
 Deaf Unknown Unknown Nigerian Sign Language Christianity 52.00 % 30.80 %
Defaka, Afakani 1,800 1,800 Defaka Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.00 %
Degema, Atala 26,000 26,000 Degema Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 6.00 %
 Dendi, Dandawa 3,200 171,000 Dendi Islam 0.10 % 0.00 %
Deno, Denawa 11,000 11,000 Deno Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.15 %
Dera, Kanakuru 58,000 58,000 Dera Christianity 71.00 % 10.00 %
Detribalized Pidgen 1,651,000 1,654,000 Pidgin, Nigerian Christianity 56.00 % 24.00 %
 Dghwede, Toghwede 67,000 71,000 Dghwede Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 6.50 %
 Dibo 191,000 191,000 Dibo Islam 28.00 % 5.00 %
Dirya, Diriyawa 11,000 11,000 Diri Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 0.50 %
 Doka 18,000 18,000 Doka Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 %
Doko-Uyanga, Basanga 400 400 Doko-Uyanga Christianity 70.00 % 11.00 %
Dong 8,400 8,400 Dong Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 %
 Duguri, Dugurawa 80,000 80,000 Duguri Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.83 %
Duguza 5,700 5,700 Tunzuii Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.25 %
 Dukawa 158,000 158,000 Hun-Saare Ethnic Religions 6.50 % 0.51 %
Dulbu 200 200 Dulbu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dungi, Dunjawa 1,700 1,700 Dungu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
 Duwai 18,000 18,000 Duwai Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Duya 86,000 86,000 Duya Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 0.50 %
Dzodinka 4,100 8,100 Dzodinka Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 %
 Ebira 1,965,000 1,965,000 Ebira Islam 25.50 % 8.00 %
Ebughu 10,000 10,000 Ebughu Christianity 92.00 % 8.00 %
 Edo, Bini 1,800,000 1,800,000 Edo Christianity 99.00 % 34.00 %
Efai 10,000 11,000 Efai Christianity 94.00 % 6.00 %
Efik 615,000 634,000 Efik Christianity 99.00 % 33.00 %
Efutop 28,000 28,000 Efutop Christianity 93.00 % 10.00 %
 Eggon 237,000 237,000 Eggon Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.56 %
Ehueun 23,000 23,000 Ehueun Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 9.00 %
 Ejagham, Ekoi 105,000 189,000 Ejagham Christianity 94.00 % 12.00 %
Ekajuk 70,000 70,000 Ekajuk Christianity 92.00 % 9.00 %
Eket 393,000 393,000 Ekit Christianity 94.00 % 33.00 %
Eki 9,000 9,000 Eki Christianity 95.00 % 2.50 %
Ekpari 76,000 76,000 Yace Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 6.00 %
Ekpeye 85,000 85,000 Ekpeye Christianity 91.00 % 9.00 %
Eleme 97,000 97,000 Eleme Christianity 88.00 % 8.00 %
 Eloyi, Afo 46,000 46,000 Eloyi Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 2.00 %
Emai, Ivbiosakon 205,000 205,000 Emai-Iuleha-Ora Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 3.00 %
Engenni 45,000 45,000 Engenni Christianity 72.00 % 14.00 %
Enwan 18,000 18,000 Enwan Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Enwang 27,000 27,000 Enwan Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 %
Epie 34,000 34,000 Epie Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 5.00 %
Eruwa 90,000 90,000 Eruwa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 %
Esan 578,000 578,000 Esan Christianity 80.00 % 9.00 %
Etebi 29,000 29,000 Etebi Christianity 96.00 % 16.00 %
Etulo, Turumawa 20,000 20,000 Etulo Christianity 65.00 % 4.00 %
Evand 15,000 17,000 Evant Christianity 70.00 % 13.00 %
 Ewe 550,000 5,340,000 Ewe Christianity 96.00 % 34.00 %
 Ezaa 655,000 655,000 Ezaa Christianity 95.00 % 27.00 %
Fali of Jibu, Ziziliveken 7,000 7,300 Zizilivakan Islam 12.00 % 5.00 %
 Fali, Bana 15,000 45,000 Bana Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Fali, Vimtim 29,000 29,000 Fali Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
Fam 2,200 2,200 Fam Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.00 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 18,000 36,205,000 Tagalog Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 %
Firan, Izarek 3,700 3,700 Firan Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 3.00 %
Fiterya, Hwana 57,000 57,000 Hwana Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 5.00 %
 French 7,200 49,054,000 French Christianity 66.00 % 6.00 %
 Fulani, Adamawa 1,389,000 4,438,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 3.00 % 0.80 %
 Fulani, Haabe 9,900 9,900 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.04 % 0.03 %
 Fulani, Nigerian 12,835,000 13,169,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.35 % 0.26 %
 Fulani, Sokoto 373,000 1,269,000 Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Niger Islam 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Fulani, Toroobe 4,388,000 4,388,000 Hausa Islam 0.30 % 0.05 %
Fyem 20,000 20,000 Fyam Islam 40.00 % 2.00 %
Fyer 41,000 41,000 Fyer Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 1.00 %
 Ga'anda, Mokar 76,000 76,000 Ga'anda Christianity 83.00 % 11.00 %
Gade 112,000 112,000 Gade Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 4.88 %
 Galambi, Galambawa 34,000 34,000 Galambu Islam 14.00 % 2.00 %
Ganang 3,700 3,700 Ganang Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 %
 Gbagyi 1,145,000 1,145,000 Gbagyi Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 4.00 %
Gbari 488,000 488,000 Gbari Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.27 %
Gbo, Imaban 85,000 85,000 Legbo Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 %
Geji 7,300 7,300 Geji Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.28 %
 Gera, Gerawa 371,000 371,000 Gera Islam 1.60 % 1.40 %
 German 3,600 64,598,000 German, Standard Christianity 78.00 % 13.00 %
 Geruma, Geremawa 14,000 14,000 Geruma Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ghotuo 17,000 17,000 Ghotuo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 %
 Glavda, Guelebda 45,000 53,000 Glavda Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
 Goemai 337,000 337,000 Goemai Ethnic Religions 0.03 % 0.00 %
Gokana 153,000 153,000 Gokana Christianity 98.00 % 35.00 %
Gourma 36,000 1,346,000 Gourmanchema Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.40 %
Gubi, Gubawa 1,700 1,700 Shiki Islam 10.00 % 1.00 %
Gude, Cheke 150,000 224,000 Gude Islam 24.00 % 4.00 %
 Gudu 8,700 8,700 Gudu Islam 2.00 % 0.00 %
Guduf, Gudupe 89,000 94,000 Guduf-Gava Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.75 %
Gun, Gu 407,000 834,000 Gun Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.50 %
Gupa-Abawa 27,000 27,000 Gupa-Abawa Islam 2.80 % 0.10 %
Gure-Kahugu, Gura 40,000 40,000 Gbiri-Niragu Christianity 98.00 % 12.00 %
 Gurmana 5,800 5,800 Gurmana Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.85 %
 Guruntum, Guruntawa 29,000 29,000 Guruntum-Mbaaru Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.07 %
 Gwa 1,500 1,500 Gwa Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 %
Gwak 79,000 79,000 Gwak Islam 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Gwandara 43,000 43,000 Gwandara Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.00 %
Gwomu 8,600 8,600 Moo Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 %
Gyem, Gyemawa 1,900 1,900 Gyem Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.73 %
Ham 166,000 166,000 Hyam Christianity 85.00 % 75.00 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 8,200 77,482,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 3,300 859,378,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.00 % 3.00 %
 Han Chinese, Wu 4,900 92,384,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 %
 Hausa 28,566,000 39,787,000 Hausa Islam 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Hausa, North 397,000 397,000 Hausa Islam 0.50 % 0.10 %
Hide, Xedi 6,200 46,000 Hdi Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.40 %
Hone 11,000 11,000 Hone Islam 10.00 % 0.20 %
Horom 2,500 2,500 Horom Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 %
Hya 2,500 4,000 Hya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
Ibani, Bonny 106,000 106,000 Ibani Christianity 92.00 % 13.00 %
Ibeno 17,000 17,000 Ibino Christianity 75.00 % 17.00 %
 Ibibio 5,502,000 5,611,000 Ibibio Christianity 99.80 % 34.00 %
Ibilo 6,800 6,800 Okpamheri Christianity 80.00 % 10.00 %
 Icen 65,000 65,000 Cen Christianity 51.00 % 30.00 %
Ichen 79,000 79,000 Etkywan Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 2.75 %
Idere 9,900 9,900 Idere Christianity 90.00 % 14.00 %
Idoma, Central 415,000 415,000 Idoma Christianity 97.00 % 25.00 %
Idoma, South 126,000 126,000 Idoma Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 4.00 %
Idoma, West 451,000 451,000 Idoma Christianity 97.00 % 34.00 %
 Idon, Idong 5,700 5,700 Ajiya Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
 Igala 1,440,000 1,440,000 Igala Christianity 78.00 % 28.00 %
 Igbo, Ibo 27,005,000 27,421,000 Igbo Christianity 98.80 % 37.00 %
 Igede, Egede 409,000 409,000 Igede Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
Igwe 20,000 20,000 Igwe Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 6.00 %
Ihievbe Unknown Unknown Ihievbe Christianity 85.00 % 5.00 %
Ijaw, Central-Western 2,164,000 2,164,000 Izon Christianity 99.00 % 33.00 %
Ijaw, Eastern, Nkoro 7,800 7,800 Nkoroo Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 %
Ijaw, Northeast Central 8,700 8,700 Biseni Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
Ijaw, Southeast, Ijo 177,000 177,000 Ijo, Southeast Christianity 97.00 % 35.00 %
Ika 36,000 36,000 Ika Christianity 91.00 % 12.00 %
Iko 10,000 10,000 Iko Christianity 90.00 % 9.00 %
Ikpeshe 8,400 8,400 Ikpeshi Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 %
Iku 18,000 18,000 Iku-Gora-Ankwa Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.20 %
 Ikulu 85,000 85,000 Ikulu Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.60 %
Ikwere 578,000 578,000 Ikwere Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 %
 Ikwo 289,000 289,000 Ikwo Christianity 98.00 % 30.00 %
Ilue 8,100 8,100 Ilue Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 %
Irigwe, Aregwe 76,000 76,000 Irigwe Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 8.00 %
Isoko 604,000 604,000 Isoko Christianity 98.00 % 32.00 %
Ito 10,000 10,000 Ito Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 %
 Itsekiri, Isekiri 834,000 834,000 Isekiri Christianity 98.00 % 36.00 %
Itu Mbuzo 10,000 10,000 Itu Mbon Uzo Christianity 95.00 % 5.00 %
Ivbie, North 57,000 57,000 Ivbie North-Okpela-Arhe Christianity 88.00 % 12.00 %
Iyatu, Idoani 39,000 39,000 Iyayu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 %
Iyive, Ndir 1,900 3,400 Iyive Christianity 75.00 % 9.00 %
 Izzi 600,000 600,000 Izii Christianity 98.00 % 28.00 %
Jaku, Jakun 600 600 Labir Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 2.00 %
Janji, Anafejanzi 1,800 1,800 Janji Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 %
Janjo 32,000 32,000 Dza Christianity 80.00 % 14.00 %
Jara 73,000 73,000 Jara Islam 10.00 % 0.50 %
Jere 82,000 82,000 Jere Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 5.00 %
 Jibu 52,000 52,000 Jibu Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 2.60 %
Jidda-Abu, Nakare 10,000 10,000 Bu Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 %
Jilbe 3,200 3,200 Jilbe Islam 3.00 % 0.10 %
Jimbin, Jimbinawa 3,700 3,700 Zumbun Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.67 %
Jimi, Bi-Gimu 1,800 1,800 Jimi Islam 10.00 % 0.50 %
Jiru, Zhiru 5,400 5,400 Jiru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Jorto 27,000 27,000 Jorto Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 1.00 %
Ju 1,500 1,500 Ju Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.50 %
Jukun, Kona 5,000 5,000 Jiba Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 %
Jukun, Kpanzu Unknown 4,200 Jukun Takum Christianity 100.00 % 20.00 %
Jukun, Wanu 5,100 5,100 Wannu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
Jukun, Wapan 170,000 170,000 Wapan Christianity 94.00 % 10.00 %
Jukun, Wase 2,600 2,600 Wapha Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 %
 Kadara 342,000 342,000 Adara Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 %
Kagoma 40,000 40,000 Kagoma Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 0.50 %
Kaivi, Kaibi 3,700 3,700 Kaivi Christianity 55.00 % 18.00 %
Kakanda 40,000 40,000 Kakanda Islam 2.50 % 0.20 %
Kakihum 24,000 24,000 Kakihum Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 %
Kalabari 450,000 491,000 Kalabari Christianity 96.00 % 33.00 %
Kam 8,500 8,500 Kam Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 %
Kamantan, Angan 29,000 29,000 Kamantan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.20 %
 Kambari 142,000 142,000 Tsishingini Christianity 65.00 % 3.50 %
 Kambu 7,200 201,000 Limbum Christianity 80.00 % 13.00 %
Kami 9,100 9,100 Kami Islam 2.80 % 0.00 %
Kamkam 4,900 6,900 Mbongno Islam 30.00 % 11.00 %
Kamo 36,000 36,000 Kamo Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 %
Kamuku 53,000 53,000 Kamuku Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.50 %
Kamwe, Higi 539,000 548,000 Kamwe Ethnic Religions 38.00 % 10.00 %
Kanem, Koenoem 9,100 9,100 Koenoem Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.67 %
 Kanembu 1,900 730,000 Kanembu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kaningkom-Nindem 15,000 15,000 Kaningkom-Nindem Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.50 %
Kanufi, Karshi 16,000 16,000 Kanufi Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.85 %
 Kanuri, Manga 348,000 886,000 Kanuri, Manga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kanuri, Yerwa, Beriberi 6,440,000 7,259,000 Kanuri, Central Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
Kapsiki, Psikye, Wula 21,000 128,000 Psikye Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 %
Kapya 300 300 Kapya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.00 %
Karekare, Jalalum 341,000 341,000 Karekare Islam 2.00 % 1.70 %
Karfa 1,500 1,500 Duhwa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 2.00 %
Kariya, Lipkawa 3,600 3,600 Kariya Islam 10.00 % 0.03 %
Katab 226,000 226,000 Tyap Christianity 84.00 % 10.00 %
Kholok 5,400 5,400 Kholok Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Kiballo, Vono 1,400 1,400 Vono Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 %
Kila 18,000 18,000 Somyev Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 %
Kilba, Huba 314,000 314,000 Huba Christianity 82.00 % 8.00 %
Kinuku 1,500 1,500 Kinuku Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 %
Kiong 100 100 Kiong Christianity 80.00 % 9.00 %
Kir-Balar, Kirr 5,200 5,200 Kir-Balar Islam 10.00 % 3.00 %
Kirifi, Kirifawa 40,000 40,000 Giiwo Islam 22.00 % 4.00 %
Kirya-Konzel 6,500 6,500 Kirya-Konzel Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 2.00 %
Kitimi 3,600 3,600 Tumi Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 %
Kofa 1,400 1,400 Kofa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kofyar, Jibiyal 171,000 171,000 Kofyar Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 3.00 %
Kohumono, Bahumono 52,000 52,000 Kohumono Christianity 92.00 % 14.00 %
 Koma 55,000 63,000 Koma Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 %
 Kono, Kwono 8,700 8,700 Kono Christianity 60.00 % 10.00 %
Koro Afiki Unknown Unknown Ija-Zuba Christianity 75.00 % 18.00 %
Koro, Jijili 14,000 14,000 Tanjijili Christianity 60.00 % 6.00 %
Korop, Erorup 16,000 28,000 Korop Christianity 80.00 % 12.00 %
 Kotoko, Afade 40,000 47,000 Afade Islam 2.00 % 0.40 %
Kpan 18,000 18,000 Kpan Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 4.00 %
 Kubi 2,600 2,600 Hausa Islam 10.00 % 0.50 %
Kugama 5,400 5,400 Kugama Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.60 %
Kugbo 5,700 5,700 Kugbo Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
Kukele, Ukele 205,000 205,000 Kukele Christianity 97.00 % 29.00 %
 Kulere, Korom Boye 26,000 26,000 Kulere Christianity 81.00 % 18.00 %
Kulung, Bambur 44,000 44,000 Kulung Christianity 94.00 % 8.00 %
Kumba 5,400 5,400 Kumba Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 %
Kupa 36,000 36,000 Kupa Islam 4.00 % 0.20 %
Kupto 4,900 4,900 Kutto Islam 10.00 % 3.85 %
Kurama, Bagwama 64,000 64,000 Kurama Christianity 88.00 % 4.00 %
Kushi 20,000 20,000 Kushi Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 7.00 %
Kuteb 71,000 74,000 Kutep Christianity 93.00 % 14.00 %
Kuturmi, West Yamma 17,000 17,000 Kuturmi Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
 Kuzamani, Rishuwa 2,900 2,900 Shuwa-Zamani Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.00 %
Kwah 12,000 12,000 Kwa Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 %
Kwami, Kwamanchi 21,000 21,000 Kwaami Islam 17.00 % 3.00 %
 Kwanka, Kadun 29,000 29,000 Vaghat-Ya-Bijim-Legeri Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.07 %
 Kyanga, Tyenga 8,200 10,000 Kyanga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kyibaku, Chibuk 186,000 186,000 Cibak Christianity 78.00 % 12.00 %
Laamang, Gbuhwe 68,000 68,000 Lamang Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 %
Lakka, Lao Habe 8,100 8,100 Laka Islam 5.00 % 2.60 %
 Lala-Roba, Gworam 79,000 79,000 Lala-Roba Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 4.00 %
Lame 18,000 18,000 Lame Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 %
Laru 8,100 8,100 Laru Islam 20.00 % 2.00 %
Lela, Dakakari 154,000 154,000 C'lela Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
Lemoro, Anowuru 17,000 17,000 Lemoro Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.17 %
Lere 24,000 24,000 Lere Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 %
Libo 18,000 18,000 Kaan Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 6.00 %
Loh 14,000 14,000 Loo Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 3.00 %
Longuda, Jessu 91,000 91,000 Longuda Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 14.00 %
Lopawa, Lupa 8,900 8,900 Lopa Islam 40.00 % 5.00 %
Lotsu-Piri, Kitta 31,000 31,000 Tso Christianity 74.00 % 10.00 %
Lubila, Kabila 18,000 18,000 Lubila Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 %
Lufu 4,400 4,400 Lufu Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 %
Luri Unknown Unknown Hausa Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 %
Mabo-Barkul, Kaleri 3,400 3,400 Bo-Rukul Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 %
Madda 170,000 170,000 Mada Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 %
Mafa, Matakam 7,800 369,000 Mafa Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 1.00 %
Magdhi, Widala 3,500 3,500 Maghdi Islam 0.07 % 0.00 %
Magu 19,000 19,000 Mvanip Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 %
 Maguzawa 180,000 180,000 Hausa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.30 %
Maha 17,000 17,000 Maaka Islam 10.00 % 0.50 %
Mama, Kwarra 57,000 57,000 Mama Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 %
Mambila 170,000 170,000 Mambila, Nigeria Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.00 %
 Mandara, Wandala 18,000 80,000 Wandala Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mangas 200 200 Mangas Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 %
Marghi, Central 200,000 200,000 Marghi Central Christianity 62.00 % 12.00 %
Marghi, South 210,000 210,000 Marghi South Christianity 67.00 % 8.50 %
 Marghi, West Unknown Unknown Putai Christianity 50.00 % 2.31 %
Mashi 1,400 1,400 Mashi Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 %
Mbembe, Cross-River 210,000 210,000 Mbembe, Cross River Christianity 95.00 % 27.00 %
Mboi 34,000 34,000 Mboi Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 4.00 %
Mbonga, Mboa 1,800 4,300 Mbonga Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
Mbube, Western 74,000 74,000 Mbe Christianity 94.00 % 7.00 %
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere 64,000 64,000 Mbula-Bwazza Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 %
Megili 95,000 95,000 Lijili Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.50 %
Mgbo 208,000 208,000 Mgbolizhia Christianity 98.00 % 28.00 %
Mini 5,400 5,400 Abureni Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 %
Miya, Miyawa 55,000 55,000 Miya Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 %
Montol 36,000 36,000 Montol Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 %
Mubako, Mumbake 16,000 56,000 Nyong Christianity 55.00 % 7.00 %
 Mumuye 696,000 709,000 Mumuye Ethnic Religions 29.00 % 6.00 %
Mumuye Minde 29,000 29,000 Shoo-Minda-Nye Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 %
 Mumuye, Gengle 5,800 5,800 Gengle Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
Mundat 1,700 1,700 Mundat Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.00 %
Munga Lelau 9,200 9,200 Leelau Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 %
Munga, Mingang Doso 4,800 4,800 Mingang Doso Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 7.00 %
 Mwaghavul 514,000 514,000 Mwaghavul Christianity 80.00 % 9.00 %
Nandu-Tari, Ahwai 10,000 10,000 Ahwai Christianity 55.00 % 7.00 %
Naraguta, Iguta 10,000 10,000 Iguta Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 7.00 %
Nde, Ekamtonofo 40,000 40,000 Nde-Nsele-Nta Christianity 88.00 % 13.00 %
Nde-Gbite Unknown Unknown Nde-Gbite Christianity 60.00 % 3.00 %
Ndoe, Anep 12,000 12,000 Ndoe Christianity 75.00 % 9.00 %
 Ndola 96,000 100,000 Ndoola Christianity 60.00 % 9.00 %
Ndunda 500 500 Ndunda Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ngamo, Ngamawa 103,000 103,000 Ngamo Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 4.70 %
 Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi 9,100 9,100 Nggwahyi Islam 5.00 % 0.20 %
 Ngizim, Ngizmawa 148,000 148,000 Ngizim Islam 7.00 % 0.63 %
Ngoshe Sama, Nggweshe 37,000 39,000 Gvoko Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 0.70 %
Ngwaba 17,000 17,000 Ngwaba Islam 8.00 % 0.20 %
Nimbari 100 100 Nyam Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
Ningye 12,000 12,000 Ningye Christianity 55.00 % 5.00 %
 Ninzam, Ninzo 115,000 115,000 Ninzo Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 3.91 %
Nkari 9,100 9,100 Nkari Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 %
Nkem-Nkum, Ndok 58,000 58,000 Nkem-Nkum Christianity 92.00 % 14.00 %
Nkukoli 2,800 2,800 Nkukoli Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 %
Nnam 6,100 6,100 Nnam Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
Numana, Sanga 49,000 49,000 Numana-Nunku-Gbantu-Numbu Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.00 %
 Nungu, Rindre 83,000 83,000 Nungu Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 5.00 %
Nupe 1,615,000 1,615,000 Nupe-Nupe-Tako Islam 5.00 % 2.00 %
Nyankpa 77,000 77,000 Nyankpa Christianity 75.00 % 60.00 %
Nyeng 2,900 2,900 Ahwai Christianity 55.00 % 8.00 %
Nyima, Anyima 18,000 18,000 Lenyima Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 %
Nzanyi 143,000 166,000 Nzanyi Islam 24.00 % 5.00 %
Obanliku, Abanliku 112,000 112,000 Obanliku Christianity 94.00 % 9.00 %
Obolo 278,000 278,000 Obolo Christianity 96.00 % 34.00 %
Obulom 5,300 5,300 Obulom Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 %
Obuoro 10,000 10,000 Ibuoro Christianity 90.00 % 14.00 %
Odual 31,000 31,000 Odual Christianity 94.00 % 8.00 %
Odut 4,300 4,300 Odut Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 %
Ogba, Ogbah 296,000 296,000 Ogbah Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 %
Ogbia, Ogbinya 349,000 349,000 Ogbia Christianity 98.00 % 29.00 %
Ogbogolo 16,000 16,000 Ogbogolo Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
Ogbronuagum, Bukuma 19,000 19,000 Ogbronuagum Christianity 55.00 % 8.00 %
 Ogoni 386,000 386,000 Khana Christianity 96.00 % 36.00 %
Ogori-Magongo 17,000 17,000 Oko-Eni-Osayen Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 %
Okobo 91,000 91,000 Okobo Christianity 92.00 % 11.00 %
Okodia 8,800 8,800 Okodia Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 %
Okpamheri 85,000 85,000 Okpamheri Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 3.00 %
Okpe 40,000 40,000 Okpe Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 3.00 %
Okpe 13,000 13,000 Okpe Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Okpe-Idesa 9,300 9,300 Idesa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 %
Okrika 410,000 410,000 Kirike Christianity 98.00 % 32.00 %
Oloma Unknown Unknown Oloma Christianity 75.00 % 4.00 %
Olulumo-Ikom, Okuni 154,000 154,000 Olulumo-Ikom Christianity 98.00 % 34.00 %
Oron 128,000 128,000 Oro Christianity 94.00 % 9.00 %
Orri, Oring 129,000 129,000 Oring Christianity 96.00 % 27.00 %
Oruma 8,100 8,100 Oruma Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 %
Ososo 30,000 30,000 Ososo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 %
 Pa'a, Afawa 15,000 15,000 Pa'a Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.75 %
Pai 5,300 5,300 Pe Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 %
Pana, Pani 7,200 129,000 Pana Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 %
Panawa 4,700 4,700 Panawa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pangseng Unknown Unknown Pangseng Christianity 55.00 % 3.00 %
 Panso-Nso 5,500 296,000 Lamnso' Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
Panyam 9,100 9,100 Mak Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 %
Passam, Kpasam 27,000 27,000 Kpasham Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Payung 27,000 27,000 Pyapun Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 %
Peere 8,400 37,000 Peere Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 %
Pero 46,000 46,000 Pero Christianity 73.00 % 12.00 %
Piti 8,800 8,800 Piti Christianity 80.00 % 8.00 %
 Polci 29,000 29,000 Polci Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 0.50 %
 Pongu 44,000 44,000 Pangu Islam 30.00 % 2.50 %
 Puku, Fakanchi 64,000 64,000 Ut-Ma'in Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.33 %
Rang Unknown Unknown Rang Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 %
Rogo 200 200 Rogo Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ron 202,000 202,000 Ron Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 %
 Rukuba, Inchazi 142,000 142,000 Che Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 5.38 %
Rumaya 10,000 10,000 Mala Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 %
Ruruma 13,000 13,000 Ruma Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
Sanga, Asanga 32,000 32,000 Sanga Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.00 %
Sara Mbai 13,000 259,000 Mbay Christianity 65.00 % 9.00 %
Sasaru 20,000 20,000 Sasaru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 %
Saya, Sayawa 308,000 308,000 Saya Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 3.50 %
Sha 5,100 5,100 Sha Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.00 %
Shakara 4,400 4,400 Ahwai Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 %
Shal, Shall-Zwall 13,000 13,000 Shall-Zwall Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 %
Shama 8,200 8,200 Shama-Sambuga Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.50 %
Shamang Unknown Unknown Shamang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 %
 Shanga, Shangawa 23,000 23,000 Shanga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Shani 1,600 1,600 Sheni Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.40 %
Siri, Sirawa 5,100 5,100 Siri Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 %
 Songhai-Koyraboro 367,000 1,880,000 Songhay, Koyraboro Senni Islam 0.40 % 0.16 %
Sukur 26,000 26,000 Sukur Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 6.00 %
Surubu, Zurubu 11,000 11,000 Surubu Christianity 80.00 % 11.00 %
 Tal 29,000 29,000 Tal Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 %
Tala 1,700 1,700 Tala Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 %
Tambes 13,000 13,000 Tambas Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Tambo 29,000 55,000 Mbula-Bwazza Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
 Tangale 241,000 241,000 Tangale Christianity 85.00 % 12.00 %
Tapshin, Tapshinawa 8,500 8,500 Sur Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 0.50 %
Tarok 461,000 461,000 Tarok Christianity 86.00 % 14.00 %
Tee 397,000 397,000 Tee Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 %
Teme 5,300 5,300 Teme Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 %
Tera 156,000 156,000 Tera Christianity 74.00 % 8.00 %
Tha 1,600 1,600 Tha Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tiba 18,000 18,000 Gaa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tigon 41,000 136,000 Mbembe, Tigon Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 %
Tita 5,400 5,400 Tita Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 7.00 %
 Tiv 4,044,000 4,046,000 Tiv Christianity 98.50 % 35.00 %
 Tsagu 3,700 3,700 Ciwogai Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.33 %
 Tuareg, Tamajaq 32,000 1,277,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tubu, Teda 3,700 146,000 Tedaga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tula 51,000 51,000 Tula Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 %
Turkwam 6,200 6,200 Toro Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 %
Ubaghara 57,000 57,000 Ubaghara Christianity 88.00 % 16.00 %
Ubang 5,400 5,400 Ubang Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 %
Uda 20,000 20,000 Uda Christianity 95.00 % 7.00 %
Uhami-Iyayu 22,000 22,000 Uhami Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 %
Uhumkighi, Yukuben 26,000 28,000 Yukuben Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 %
Ukaan 51,000 51,000 Ukaan Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 4.00 %
Ukpe-Bayobiri 34,000 34,000 Ukpe-Bayobiri Christianity 92.00 % 13.00 %
Ukue-Ehuen 22,000 22,000 Ukue Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 %
Ukwa 100 100 Ukwa Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.80 %
Ukwuani-Aboh, Kwale 279,000 279,000 Ukwuani-Aboh-Ndoni Christianity 95.00 % 31.00 %
Ulukwumi 18,000 18,000 Ulukwumi Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 %
Umon 32,000 32,000 Umon Christianity 94.00 % 12.00 %
 Uneme 31,000 31,000 Uneme Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 7.00 %
 Ungwai 29,000 29,000 Hungworo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 %
Uokha Unknown Unknown Uokha Christianity 60.00 % 6.00 %
 Ura 1,600 1,600 Fungwa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 %
Urhobo 982,000 982,000 Urhobo Christianity 99.00 % 34.00 %
Usakade 19,000 40,000 Usaghade Christianity 90.00 % 8.00 %
Utange, Otank 19,000 19,000 Otank Christianity 55.00 % 6.00 %
 Utugwang, East Mbube 78,000 78,000 Utugwang-Irungene-Afrike Christianity 90.00 % 10.00 %
Uvbie, Evrie 31,000 31,000 Uvbie Christianity 82.00 % 6.00 %
Uzekwe 14,000 14,000 Uzekwe Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Vemgo-Mabas, Visik 17,000 30,000 Vemgo-Mabas Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.50 %
Verre 165,000 176,000 Mom Jango Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.50 %
Viti Unknown Unknown Viti Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 %
Voro Unknown Unknown Voro Islam 10.00 % 1.00 %
Vute, Wute 2,800 38,000 Vute Christianity 60.00 % 6.00 %
Wagga 128,000 128,000 Waja Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.50 %
 Warji, Warjawa 121,000 121,000 Warji Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.31 %
Wom 8,800 45,000 Wom Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 2.00 %
Yache Akpa 43,000 43,000 Akpa Christianity 90.00 % 15.00 %
Yako, Ugep 206,000 206,000 Lokaa Christianity 95.00 % 32.00 %
Yala 247,000 247,000 Yala Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 5.00 %
Yamba, Yambe 18,000 84,000 Yamba Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 %
Yandang 101,000 101,000 Yendang Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 %
Yangdang Waka 8,900 8,900 Waka Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 4.00 %
Yashi 5,000 5,000 Hasha Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 %
Yekhee, Etsako 453,000 453,000 Yekhee Christianity 98.00 % 32.00 %
Yigha, Ayiga 17,000 17,000 Leyigha Christianity 65.00 % 12.00 %
 Yoruba, Oyo 31,756,000 33,162,000 Yoruba Christianity 59.75 % 37.00 %
 Yoruba-Egba 4,769,000 4,769,000 Yoruba Christianity 87.00 % 36.00 %
Yotti 3,400 3,400 Yotti Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 4.00 %
 Yungur, Binna 168,000 168,000 Bena Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.80 %
Ywom 23,000 23,000 Yiwom Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 %
Zangwal 200 200 Zangwal Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zari 33,000 33,000 Hausa Islam 14.00 % 2.00 %
 Zarma 136,000 3,582,000 Zarma Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Zeem 600 600 Zeem Islam 5.00 % 0.50 %
Zhire Unknown Unknown Zhire Islam 20.00 % 5.00 %
  Totals:  536 181,784,000       94   50.49 % 19.79 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,006,000                
  UN Country Population (2015) 182,790,000                

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 19.8 %)
50.5 %
Ethnic Religions
5.8 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
43.4 %
Non-Religious
0.3 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
24.4 %
Independent
26.8 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
29.6 %
Roman Catholic
19.1 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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