Gourma in Burkina Faso



Population

914,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Gourma
People Name in Country Gourma
Population in Burkina Faso 914,000
World Population 1,305,000
Countries 5
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bigulimanceba, Gourmance, Gourmancheba, Gourmantche, Gulmachema, Migulimancema
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Gur
People Name General Gourma
Ethnic Code NAB56a
People ID 12004
Country Burkina Faso
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country East, Gourma, Tapoa, Gnagna, Komandjari, Yagha, and Kompienga provinces, below scrub land that blends into the Sahara.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Gourmanchema (914,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gourmanchema 914,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1947-1988)
New Testament Yes   (1958-1990)
Complete Bible Yes   (2005)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Gourmanchema
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 7.00 %)
19.00 %
Ethnic Religions
43.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
38.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
1.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
1.0 %
Protestant
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
48.0 %
Map Source: Burkina Faso Government  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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