Nupe in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Nupe only in Nigeria

Population

1,572,000

Christian

5.0%

Evangelical

2.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Nupe
People Name in Country Nupe
Population in Nigeria 1,572,000
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Central Nupe, Ganagana, Gupa-Abawa, Nufawa
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Nupe
People Name General Nupe
Ethnic Code NAB59m
Country Nigeria
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Niger state, Mariga, Gbako, Agaie, and Lapai LGAs; Kwara state, Edu LGA; Kogi state, Kogi LGA; Federal Capital Territory

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gupa-Abawa: Abawa (Unknown) Nupe-Nupe-Tako: Nupe (Unknown)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gupa-Abawa: Abawa Nupe-Nupe-Tako: Nupe
Largest Religion Islam
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
5%    ( Evangelical  2.0% )
Ethnic Religions
1.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
94.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
50.00%
Independent
25.00%
Protestant
25.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
0.00%
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