Bassa in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Bassa only in Nigeria

Population

281,000

Christian

25.0%

Evangelical

7.0%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


No profile text currently available. Profile suggestions welcome. Submit a profile


People Name General Bassa
People Name in Country Bassa
Population in Nigeria 281,000
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Abacha, Abatsa, Basa, Bassakomo
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Bassa
Ethnic Code NAB56b
Country Nigeria
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Kogi state, Bassa and Ankpa LGAs; Plateau state, Nasarawa LGA; Federal Capital Territory, Yaba and Kwali LGAs; Benue state, Makurdi LGA

No people group map currently available. Use the above button to submit a map.


Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Basa (281,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Basa 281,000
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Basa
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets
Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
25%    ( Evangelical  7% )
Ethnic Religions
60.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
15.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
10.00%
Protestant
60.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
30.00%
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Get Involved
Register ministry activity for this group

Copyright © 2014 Joshua Project. A ministry of the U.S. Center for World Mission.