Bassa, Basaa in Cameroon

Joshua Project has identified the Bassa, Basaa only in Cameroon





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People Name General Bassa, Basaa
People Name in Country Bassa, Basaa
Population in Cameroon 610,000
World Population 610,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Bantu, Northwest
People Name General Bassa, Basaa
Ethnic Code NAB57k
People ID 19155
Country Cameroon
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Center Province, spread throughout Nyong-and-Kelle Division; Littoral Province, Nkam and Sanaga-Maritime divisions.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Enthologue Language Map

Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Basaa: Nyamtam (610,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Basaa: Nyamtam 610,000
For Primary Language: Basaa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1922-1967)
New Testament Yes   (1939-1967)
Complete Bible Yes   (1969)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Jesus Film: view in Basaa Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 13.00 %)
73.00 %
Ethnic Religions
24.50 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
2.50 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
5.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
40.0 %
45.0 %
Roman Catholic
10.0 %
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