Umm Heitan in Sudan

Joshua Project has identified the Umm Heitan only in Sudan





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People Name General Umm Heitan
People Name in Country Umm Heitan
Population in Sudan 26,000
World Population 26,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged Yes (per Finishing the Task)
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Nuba Mountains
People Name General Umm Heitan
Ethnic Code NAb66h
People ID 15710
Country Sudan
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 6  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Southern Kordofan Province, around Delami, including Umm Berumbita and Turum (Nguqwurang), south and southwest of Abri around Koalib range (Ngunduna), at and around Nyukwur; Umm Heitan and Hadra (Nginyukwur), in villages scattered over the plain around Ab.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Koalib: Umm Heitan (26,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Koalib: Umm Heitan 26,000
For Primary Language: Koalib

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1937-1989)
New Testament Yes   (1967-1994)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.70 %)
2.00 %
Ethnic Religions
38.00 %
0.00 %
60.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International  
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