Ninzam, Ninzo in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Ninzam only in Nigeria





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Main Language


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People Name General Ninzam
People Name in Country Ninzam, Ninzo
Population in Nigeria 115,000
World Population 115,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gbhu, Ninzo
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Ninzam
Ethnic Code NAB56b
People ID 13406
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 Kaduna state, Jema'a LGA; Nassarawa state, Akwanga LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Ninzo (115,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Ninzo 115,000
For Primary Language: Ninzo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes   (2012)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Ninzo Film / Video
The Seed Company Translation Project Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.91 %)
6.00 %
Ethnic Religions
49.00 %
0.00 %
45.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
30.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
Photo Source: Elisha Joel Amwe  
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