Gbari in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Gbari, West only in Nigeria





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People Name General Gbari, West
People Name in Country Gbari
Population in Nigeria 488,000
World Population 488,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gbari Yamma, Gwari Yamma, West Gbari
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Nupe
People Name General Gbari, West
Ethnic Code NAB59m
People ID 15916
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Niger state, Zungeru to Kaduna River north; southeast through Minna; Federal Capital Territory, Paiko past Kwali; Niger state, Chanchaga, Suleija, Agaie, Rafi, and Lapai LGAs; Nassarawa state, Nasarawa LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Gbari (488,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Gbari 488,000
For Primary Language: Gbari

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1925-2011)
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Gbari Film / Video
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.27 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
50.00 %
0.00 %
25.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
40.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
Map Source: Anonymous  
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