Banana, Mussei in Chad





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People Name General Banana
People Name in Country Banana, Mussei
Population in Chad 318,000
World Population 366,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bananna, Mousseyi, Musei, Mussei
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Chadic
People Name General Banana
Ethnic Code NAB60b
People ID 10634
Country Chad
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mayo-Kebbi Est region, Kabbia and Mont d'Illi departments (Gounou Gaya, Fianga) and Tandjilé region, Tandjile Ouest Department (Kélo). Gounou Gaya is commercial and administrative center.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Musey (318,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Musey 318,000
For Primary Language: Musey

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1967-1986)
New Testament Yes   (1996)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Musey Bible Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 31.00 %)
77.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
0.00 %
1.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
13.0 %
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
7.0 %
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