Bassa in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Bassa only in Nigeria

Population

267,000

Christian

25%

Evangelical

7%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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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
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People Name General Bassa
People Name in Country Bassa
ROP3 Code 108428
Joshua Project People ID 14585
Indigenous Yes
Population in Nigeria 267,000
Least-Reached No
Alternate Names for People Group Abacha, Abatsa, Basa, Bassakomo,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Basa 267,128
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Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Bassa
Ethnic Code NAB56b
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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%
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