Zerma, Dyerma in Mali





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People Name General Zerma, Dyerma
People Name in Country Zerma, Dyerma
Population in Mali 500
World Population 3,485,000
Countries 6
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Djarma, Dyerma, Zabarmawa, Zaberma, Zarma
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Songhai
People Name General Zerma, Dyerma
Ethnic Code NAB65c
People ID 16100
Country Mali
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 33  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Gao Region, Ansongo circle, south of Menaka at Niger border. 2 villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 17th Edition

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Zarma (500)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Zarma 500
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1934)
New Testament Yes   (1954)
Complete Bible Yes   (1990)
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 Zarma
General Gods Simple Plan
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.10 %)
0.20 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
99.80 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
Photo Source: Bethany World Prayer Center  
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