Gbe, Kotafon in Benin

Joshua Project has identified the Gbe, Kotafon only in Benin





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People Name General Gbe, Kotafon
People Name in Country Gbe, Kotafon
Population in Benin 156,000
World Population 156,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ko
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Guinean
People Name General Gbe, Kotafon
Ethnic Code NAB56z
People ID 12738
Country Benin
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Mono Province, mainly Lokassa and Athieme subprefectures; Bopa Subprefecture north and south of Bopa along Lake Aheme; Grand Popo Subprefecture, north of Grand-Popo, a few villages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Gbe, Kotafon (156,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gbe, Kotafon 156,000
For Primary Language: Gbe, Kotafon

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
8.00 %
Ethnic Religions
92.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
20.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
1.0 %
8.0 %
Roman Catholic
71.0 %
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