Afizere, Izere in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Afizere, Izere only in Nigeria





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People Name General Afizere, Izere
People Name in Country Afizere, Izere
Population in Nigeria 86,000
World Population 86,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Afudelek, Afusare, Izarek, Izere, Jarawa
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Afizere, Izere
Ethnic Code NAB56b
People ID 12328
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 South Izere: Plateau state, Barikin Ladi LGA; North, Northeast Izere: Plateau state, Jos LGA; Bauchi state, Toro LGA; and Kaduna state, Jema'a LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Izere (86,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Izere 86,000
For Primary Language: Izere

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1940)
New Testament Yes   (2006)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Izere Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 18.00 %)
32.00 %
Ethnic Religions
68.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
35.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
50.0 %
Roman Catholic
15.0 %
Map Source: Anonymous  
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