Oromo, Wallo in Ethiopia

Joshua Project has identified the Oromo, Wallo only in Ethiopia





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People Name General Oromo, Wallo
People Name in Country Oromo, Wallo
Population in Ethiopia 326,000
World Population 326,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Wello
Affinity Bloc Horn of Africa Peoples
People Cluster Oromo
People Name General Oromo, Wallo
Ethnic Code CMT33b
People ID 15840
Country Ethiopia
Region East and Southern Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 22  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country North central, Amhara region; Addis Ababa.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Amharic Oromo, West Central: Central Oromo
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Amharic Oromo, West Central: Central Oromo
For Primary Language: Amharic

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1824-1988)
New Testament Yes   (1829-1988)
Complete Bible Yes   (1840-1988)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Gateway Scripture Text / Printed Matter
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Text / Printed Matter
Four Spiritual Laws General
God's Story Video Film / Video
Gods Simple Plan General
Got Questions Ministry General
International Bible Society Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Amharic Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime) Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Online Scripture (Talking Bibles) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project) Film / Video
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.40 %)
2.90 %
Ethnic Religions
20.00 %
0.00 %
77.10 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
100.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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