Gbaya, Southwest in Central African Republic

Joshua Project has identified the Gbaya, Southwest only in Central African Republic





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People Name General Gbaya, Southwest
People Name in Country Gbaya, Southwest
Population in Central African Republic 257,000
World Population 257,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Southwest Gbaya
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Adamawa-Ubangi
People Name General Gbaya, Southwest
Ethnic Code NAB66c
People ID 11843
Country Central African Republic
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Berberati, Carnot, Gamboula, Nola subprefectures.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Gbaya, Southwest (257,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gbaya, Southwest 257,000
For Primary Language: Gbaya, Southwest

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1980)
New Testament Yes   (2005)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Jesus Film: view in Gbaya, Southwest Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 46.00 %)
94.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
0.00 %
3.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
1.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
16.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
24.0 %
43.0 %
Roman Catholic
17.0 %
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