Kofyar, Jibiyal in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Kofyar only in Nigeria

Population

158,000

Christian

17%

Evangelical

3.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country Nigeria
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Plateau state, Qua'an Pan and Mangu LGAs; Nassarawa state, Lafia LGA
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People Name General Kofyar
People Name in Country Kofyar, Jibiyal
ROP3 Code 105082
Joshua Project People ID 12737
Indigenous Yes
Population in Nigeria 158,000
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Bwol, Jibiyal, Jipal, Merniyang,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kofyar: Merniyang 157,855
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Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Chadic
People Name General Kofyar
Ethnic Code NAB60b
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
17%    ( Evangelical  3.0% )
Ethnic Religions
68.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
15.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
30.00%
Protestant
0.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
70.00%
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