Yoruba in Benin

Population

195,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Yoruba
People Name in Country Yoruba
Population in Benin 195,000
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Anago, Ekiti, Ijebu, Nago, Ondo, Oyo, West African
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Yoruba
People Name General Yoruba
Ethnic Code NAB59n
Country Benin
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Porto-Novo and widespread in towns and major villages

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Yoruba (195,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Yoruba 195,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1850-1960)
New Testament Yes   (1862-1993)
Complete Bible Yes   (1884-2006)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yoruba
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
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General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
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Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 13.00 %)
45.30 %
Ethnic Religions
4.08 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
48.00 %
Non-Religious
0.60 %
Other / Small
2.02 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
65.0 %
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