Waama, Yoabou in Benin


Joshua Project has identified the Waama, Yoabou only in Benin

Population

102,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Waama, Yoabou
People Name in Country Waama, Yoabou
Population in Benin 102,000
World Population 102,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 2.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Waama, Yoabu
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Gur
People Name General Waama, Yoabou
Ethnic Code NAB56a
People ID 16045
Country Benin
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Atakora Province, at least 20 villages. Natitingou is cultural center. Several thousand in Cotonou, Parakou area, and west Nigeria.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Waama (102,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Waama 102,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1986)
New Testament Yes   (1994)
Complete Bible No
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Waama

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
60.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
30.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
3.0 %
Protestant
32.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
Photo Source: Matt & Sarah Murdock  
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