Mgbo in Nigeria


Joshua Project has identified the Mgbo only in Nigeria

Population

203,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Mgbo
People Name in Country Mgbo
Population in Nigeria 203,000
World Population 203,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Izi
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Igbo
People Name General Mgbo
Ethnic Code NAB59h
People ID 13700
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 14  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Ebonyi state, Abakaliki, Ezza, Ohaozara, and Ishielu LGAs; Benue state, Okpokwu LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Mgbolizhia (203,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Mgbolizhia 203,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1980-2005)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 28.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
25.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
75.0 %
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