Ijaw, Northeast Central in Nigeria


Joshua Project has identified the Ijaw, Northeast Central only in Nigeria

Population

8,700

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Ijaw, Northeast Central
People Name in Country Ijaw, Northeast Central
Population in Nigeria 8,700
World Population 8,700
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Amegi, Buseni, Northeast Central Ijaw
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Ijaw
People Name General Ijaw, Northeast Central
Ethnic Code NAB59i
People ID 11043
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Bayelsa state, Biseni-Okordia LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Biseni (8,700)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Biseni 8,700
For Primary Language: Biseni

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 5.00 %)
65.00 %
Ethnic Religions
35.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
25.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
35.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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