Gofa in Ethiopia

Joshua Project has identified the Gofa only in Ethiopia





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Main Language


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People Name General Gofa
People Name in Country Gofa
Population in Ethiopia 513,000
World Population 513,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Horn of Africa Peoples
People Cluster Omotic
People Name General Gofa
Ethnic Code CMT33d
People ID 11916
Country Ethiopia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 22  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Omo region, area of Arba Minch..   Source:  www.ethnologue.com

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Gofa (513,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gofa 513,000
For Primary Language: Gofa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (2011)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Ooratha Caaquwa Goofatho Text / Printed Matter
Bible: ኦራ ጫቁዋ ጎፋ Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Gofa Film / Video
Online New Testament - Goffa (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Orthodox

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 61.00 %)
88.00 %
Ethnic Religions
12.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
10.0 %
75.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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