Igala in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Igala only in Nigeria

Population

1,402,000

Christian

78.0%

Evangelical

28.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Igala
People Name in Country Igala
Population in Nigeria 1,402,000
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Igara
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Yoruba
People Name General Igala
Ethnic Code NAB59n
Country Nigeria
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Kogi state, Ankpa, Idah, Dekina, and Bassa LGAs; Edo state, Oshimili LGA; Anambra state, Anambra LGA. Also in Enugu state, Uzo-Uwani and Igbo-zee North LGAs.

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Igala: Ogugu 1,402,000
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Igala: Ogugu 1,402,000
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
78%    ( Evangelical  28% )
Ethnic Religions
1.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
21.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
15.00%
Protestant
15.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
70.00%
Photo Source: Stuart Carlson
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