Dansa in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Dansa only in Nigeria





Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Dansa
People Name in Country Dansa
Population in Nigeria 5,500
World Population 5,500
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Adamawa-Ubangi
People Name General Dansa
Ethnic Code NAB66c
People ID 12973
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 Adamawa state, Mayo Belwa LGA, Ganglamja area (Lamja Mt.), between Mayo Belwa and Tola. 13 villages. Lamja central town is Ganglamja; Dengsa are south of Lamja.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Lamja-Dengsa-Tola: Tola (5,500)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Lamja-Dengsa-Tola: Tola 5,500
For Primary Language: Lamja-Dengsa-Tola

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
20.00 %
Ethnic Religions
65.00 %
0.00 %
15.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
40.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
35.0 %
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