Shama in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Shama only in Nigeria

Population

7,950

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Shama
People Name in Country Shama
Population in Nigeria 7,950
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Benue
People Name General Shama
Ethnic Code NAB56b
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 14  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
Location in Country Niger state, Rafi and Mariga LGAs; Kaduna state, Birnin Gwari LGA
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Shama-Sambuga: Shama (7,900)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Shama-Sambuga: Shama 7,900
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
None reported  

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
70.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
20.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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