Panso-Nso in Nigeria





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Main Language


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People Name General Nso
People Name in Country Panso-Nso
Population in Nigeria 5,500
World Population 296,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Banso, Lam-nso, Lamso, Nsaw, Panso
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Cameroon-Bamileke
People Name General Nso
Ethnic Code NAB57a
People ID 14048
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, scattered mixed with other languages.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (2005)
New Testament Yes   (1990)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Lamnso' Film / Video
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
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 %
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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