Abong in Nigeria


Joshua Project has identified the Abong only in Nigeria

Population

1,790

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Abong
People Name in Country Abong
Population in Nigeria 1,800
World Population 1,800
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Abon
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Abong
Ethnic Code NAB56b
People ID 10133
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 14  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Taraba state, Sardauna LGA, Abong town, south-east of Baissa.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Abon: Abong (1,800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Abon: Abong 1,800
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 7.00 %)
60.00 %
Ethnic Religions
40.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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