Limba, West in Sierra Leone





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People Name General Limba, West
People Name in Country Limba, West
Population in Sierra Leone 376,000
World Population 378,000
Countries 2
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Limba, South Limba, West Central Limba, Yimbe
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Atlantic
People Name General Limba, West
Ethnic Code NAB56c
People ID 16038
Country Sierra Leone
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country North central area north of Makeni.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Limba, West-Central
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Limba, West-Central
For Primary Language: Limba, West-Central

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1911-1950)
New Testament Yes   (1966-2011)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Limba, West-Central Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.00 %)
14.00 %
Ethnic Religions
24.00 %
0.00 %
62.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
5.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
25.0 %
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