Surubu, Zurubu in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Surubu only in Nigeria
Population
11,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

Most of them are farmers. They are located in Kaduna State, Kauru Local Government Area, Kumana Chiefdom.


What Are Their Beliefs?

Presently the great majority profess to be Christian but many still worship idols. The remainder practice Islam and other faiths.


What Are Their Needs?

They need roads and communication systems as they isolated behind the Surubu hills.


Prayer Points

* Pray for revival
* Pray for cleansing from the sins of the fore fathers
* Pray for more missionaries


Profile Source:   Emmnuel K. Abuja  

People Name General Surubu
People Name in Country Surubu, Zurubu
Population in Nigeria 11,000
World Population 11,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Zurubu
People ID 15138
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kaduna state, Saminaka LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kaduna state, Saminaka LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Primary Language: Surubu (11,000 speakers)
Language Code: sde   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Surubu (11,000 speakers)
Language Code: sde   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Secondary Languages:
For Primary Language: Surubu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.00 %)
80.00 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
35.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
Profile Source: Emmnuel K. Abuja  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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