Yekhee, Etsako in Nigeria


Joshua Project has identified the Yekhee only in Nigeria

Population

453,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Yekhee
People Name in Country Yekhee, Etsako
Population in Nigeria 453,000
World Population 453,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Afenmai, Etsako
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Guinean
People Name General Yekhee
Ethnic Code NAB59c
People ID 16015
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 Edo state, Etsako, Agbako, and Okpebho LGAs.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Yekhee (453,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Yekhee 453,000
For Primary Language: Yekhee

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1980)
New Testament Yes   (1997)
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 32.00 %)
98.00 %
Ethnic Religions
2.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
25.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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