Saami, Northern in Norway

Population

39,300

Christian

95.0%

Evangelical

8.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Saami, Northern
People Name in Country Saami, Northern
Population in Norway 39,300
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Northern Lapp, Northern Saami, Ruija, Ruija Lapp, Ruija Saami, Samish
Affinity Bloc Eurasian Peoples
People Cluster Finno-Ugric, Saami
People Name General Saami, Northern
Ethnic Code MSW51e
Country Norway
Continent Europe
Region Western Europe
10/40 Window No
Location in Country Finnmark, Troms, Nordland, Ofoten

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Saami, North: Saami, Northern (39,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Saami, North: Saami, Northern 39,000
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
95%    ( Evangelical  8% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
5.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
2.00%
Protestant
93.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
4.00%
Roman Catholic
1.00%
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