Ebira in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Ebira only in Nigeria





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Ebira
People Name in Country Ebira
Population in Nigeria 1,913,000
World Population 1,913,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ebira Cluster, Egbira
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Ebira
Ethnic Code NAB59m
People ID 12188
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 Kwara state, Okene, Okehi, and Kogi LGAs; Nassarawa state, Nasarawa LGA; Edo state, Akoko-Edo LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Ebira: Okene (1,913,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ebira: Okene 1,913,000

For Main Lanugage: Ebira

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1891-1960)
New Testament Yes   (1981)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Ebira
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.00 %)
25.50 %
Ethnic Religions
0.50 %
0.00 %
74.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
40.0 %
10.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Photo Source: Kabir Adams  
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