Jiru, Zhiru in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Jiru only in Nigeria

Population

4,980

Christian

25%

Evangelical

7%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Nigeria
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Taraba state, Karim Lamido LGA
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People Name General Jiru
People Name in Country Jiru, Zhiru
ROP3 Code 104286
Joshua Project People ID 12362
Indigenous Yes
Population in Nigeria 4,980
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Zhire, Zhiru,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Jiru 4,976
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Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Jiru
Ethnic Code NAB56b
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
25%    ( Evangelical  7% )
Ethnic Religions
75.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
55.00%
Protestant
25.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
20.00%
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