Language:  Yoruba

Population of Groups Speaking

37,045,000

People Group's Primary Language

18

Bible Status

Complete Bible

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Black African, general Norway 5,000 Primary Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
Busa Nigeria 50,000 Secondary Islam 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Yoruba Benin 195,000 Primary Islam 45.3 % 13.0 %
 Yoruba Canada 2,300 Primary Christianity 55.0 % 16.0 %
 Yoruba Equatorial Guinea 62,000 Primary Christianity 60.0 % 11.0 %
 Yoruba Gambia 9,000 Primary Islam 27.0 % 3.0 %
 Yoruba Ghana 416,000 Primary Islam 29.0 % 12.0 %
 Yoruba Greece 5,600 Primary Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
 Yoruba Cote d'Ivoire 101,000 Primary Christianity 60.0 % 20.0 %
 Yoruba Liberia 19,000 Primary Christianity 58.0 % 14.0 %
 Yoruba Niger 58,000 Primary Islam 20.0 % 7.5 %
 Yoruba Sierra Leone 5,000 Primary Christianity 47.0 % 3.0 %
 Yoruba Togo 105,000 Primary Islam 43.0 % 1.6 %
 Yoruba United Kingdom 94,000 Primary Christianity 55.0 % 11.0 %
 Yoruba United States 188,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 45.0 % 13.0 %
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 62,000 Primary Islam 45.0 % 7.5 %
Yoruba, Idassa Benin 163,000 Primary Christianity 43.7 % 6.0 %
 Yoruba, Oyo Nigeria 30,913,000 Primary Christianity 59.8 % 37.0 %
 Yoruba-Egba Nigeria 4,642,000 Primary Christianity 87.0 % 36.0 %
  Totals:  19   37,045,000 (P) 1 18 (P) : 1 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Ào
Bunu (Bini)
Ede-Yoruba
Igbonna
Yariba
Yooba
Dialects
Abunu
Akono
Awori
Aworo
Egba
Ekiti
Gbedde
Igbomina
Ijebu
Ijesha
Ijumu
Ikale
Ila
Ilaje
Iworro
Jumu
Ondo
Owe
Oyo
Wo
Yagba
Dialect Alternate Names
Bunu
Igbena
Igbonna
Jumu
Ogomogun
Oworo
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1960
New Testament 1862-1993
Complete Bible 1884-2006
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Yoruba Link
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yoruba
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica Yoruba Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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