Mambila in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Mambila only in Nigeria





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People Name General Mambila
People Name in Country Mambila
Population in Nigeria 170,000
World Population 170,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Mambere, Nigerian Mambila
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Mambila
Ethnic Code NAB56b
People ID 13468
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 Taraba state, Sardauna LGA, Mambila Plateau.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mambila, Nigeria (170,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Mambila, Nigeria 170,000
For Primary Language: Mambila, Nigeria

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1973)
New Testament Yes   (1977)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Four Spiritual Laws General
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
12.50 %
Ethnic Religions
67.50 %
0.00 %
20.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
5.0 %
70.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
5.0 %
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