Nigeria | Joshua Project

Country: Nigeria

Number of People Groups

537

People Groups Unreached

83 (15.5%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

211,248,000

Population in Unreached

65,918,000 (31.2%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

51.13%

% Evangelical

25.77%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.4%
Map Notes
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Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
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 Abanyom 33,000 33,000 Abanyom Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 % -
 Abong 2,100 2,100 Abon Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
Abua 50,000 50,000 Abua Christianity 86.00 % 11.00 % -
Achipawa 20,000 20,000 Acipa, Eastern Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % -
Acipanci 42,000 42,000 Cicipu Islam 25.00 % 5.15 % -
 Adara 391,000 391,000 Adara Christianity 55.00 % 7.50 % -
Aduge 3,800 3,800 Aduge Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 % -
 Afizere, Izere 98,000 98,000 Izere Ethnic Religions 32.00 % 18.00 % -
 Agatu 176,000 176,000 Agatu Christianity 81.00 % 8.00 % -
Agoi, Ibami 24,000 24,000 Agoi Christianity 90.00 % 13.00 % -
Agwagwune, Akurakura 42,000 42,000 Agwagwune Christianity 93.00 % 11.00 % -
 Ahan 500 500 Ahan Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.10 % 1
Ake 3,800 3,800 Ake Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.00 % -
Akoko 124,000 124,000 Arigidi Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 % -
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa 20,000 20,000 Akpes Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % -
Akpet-Ehom 21,000 21,000 Ukpet-Ehom Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 % -
Akuku Unknown Unknown Akuku Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 % -
 Akum 900 3,400 Akum Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 % -
Alago, Idoma Nokwu 103,000 103,000 Alago Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % -
Alege 19,000 19,000 Elege Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 % -
Amap, Amo 22,000 22,000 Amo Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 5.00 % -
Ambandi 10,000 10,000 Piya-Kwonci Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.60 % -
Ambo 3,100 3,100 Ambo Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 7.00 % -
Anaang 2,932,000 2,932,000 Anaang Christianity 99.00 % 48.61 % -
Anca 400 400 Anca Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.08 % 1
Angas 704,000 704,000 Ngas Christianity 76.00 % 24.00 % -
Aninka 500 500 Aninka Christianity 65.00 % 14.00 % -
 Arab, Lebanese 41,000 7,268,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 31.00 % 8.00 % -
 Arab, Syrian 21,000 16,469,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 9.00 % 0.80 % -
Arum-Chessu 8,500 8,500 Alumu-Tesu Christianity 55.00 % 3.08 % -
Ashe 50,000 50,000 Ashe Christianity 75.00 % 60.00 % -
Ashingini 163,000 163,000 Cishingini Islam 35.00 % 15.00 % -
Asu 9,800 9,800 Asu Islam 4.00 % 0.01 % 1
Aten, Ganawuri 66,000 66,000 Iten Christianity 90.00 % 18.00 % -
 Atyab 259,000 259,000 Tyap Christianity 84.00 % 10.00 % -
Auna-Agaraiwa Kambari 165,000 165,000 Tsikimba Islam 7.00 % 3.00 % -
 Avadi, Tsivadi 169,000 169,000 Tsuvadi Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 4.00 % -
 Awak 13,000 13,000 Awak Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 6.00 % -
Awori 84,000 84,000 Yoruba Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
 Ayere 6,200 6,200 Ayere Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Ayu 8,400 8,400 Ayu Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 % -
Baan 10,000 10,000 Baan Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 % -
 Baangi 27,000 27,000 Baangi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bachama 308,000 308,000 Bacama Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 % -
Bada 59,000 59,000 Mbat Christianity 50.00 % 5.00 % -
 Bade 404,000 404,000 Bade Islam 2.00 % 0.02 % 8
 Baggara, Shuwa Arab 210,000 3,870,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.20 % 0.02 % 4
 Bajju, Kaje 620,000 620,000 Jju Christianity 50.00 % 5.00 % -
Bakpinka, Uwet 6,100 6,100 Bakpinka Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 % -
Bambuka 10,000 10,000 Kyak Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.50 % -
 Banga 26,000 26,000 C'lela Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Bangwinji 12,000 12,000 Bangwinji Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 % -
Bankalawa 98,000 98,000 Bankal Islam 35.00 % 2.00 % -
Bareshe 93,000 93,000 Reshe Islam 18.00 % 3.00 % -
Barke, Burkanawa 22,000 22,000 Mburku Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.75 % 1
 Barma 5,000 147,000 Bagirmi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Basa 331,000 331,000 Basa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Basa-Gurmana 5,000 5,000 Basa-Gurmana Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bassa-Kontagora 34,000 34,000 Bassa-Kontagora Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 % -
Bate 306,000 321,000 Bata Islam 17.00 % 5.00 % -
 Batonu, Baruba 374,000 1,381,000 Baatonum Islam 18.00 % 3.00 % -
Batu 53,000 53,000 Batu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 2.00 % -
 Bauchi 40,000 40,000 Bauchi Islam 5.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Becheve 4,100 21,000 Iceve-Maci Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 % -
Begbere, Koro Agwe 155,000 155,000 Koro Wachi Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 % -
 Bekworra, Yakoro 196,000 196,000 Bekwarra Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 % -
Belning 500 500 Belning Christianity 60.00 % 16.00 % -
 Berom 1,342,000 1,342,000 Berom Christianity 96.00 % 46.40 % -
Bete-Jukun 5,900 5,900 Jukun Takum Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 % -
Bette-Bende, Mbete 164,000 164,000 Bete-Bendi Christianity 89.00 % 11.00 % -
 Bijim 10,000 10,000 Bijim Christianity 70.00 % 14.00 % -
Bile, Billanchi 48,000 48,000 Bille Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 % -
Binawa 13,000 13,000 Bina Christianity 99.00 % 55.00 % -
Bitare, Yukutare 74,000 85,000 Bitare Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Boga 23,000 23,000 Boga Christianity 60.00 % 3.50 % -
 Bokabaru 77,000 77,000 Bokobaru Islam 15.00 % 5.00 % -
Boko, Bokonya 64,000 192,000 Boko Islam 0.20 % 0.10 % 1
 Bokyi, Nki 280,000 288,000 Bokyi Christianity 98.00 % 35.00 % -
 Bole, Bolewa 158,000 158,000 Bole Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Borghom 162,000 162,000 Boghom Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.00 % -
 Bozo, Sorogoye 21,000 400,000 Bozo, Jenaama Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 British 25,000 54,223,000 English Christianity 62.00 % 8.00 % -
Bu 3,100 3,100 Bu Christianity 75.00 % 14.00 % -
 Buduma, Yedina 5,700 142,000 Buduma Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 1
Bukwen 1,100 1,100 Bukwen Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.00 % -
Bumaji 20,000 20,000 Bumaji Christianity 75.00 % 16.00 % -
 Bura, Pabir 515,000 515,000 Bura-Pabir Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.00 % -
Burak 8,100 8,100 Burak Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 % -
Bure 800 800 Hausa Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Buru 1,600 1,600 Buru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 15.00 % -
Busa, Bussawa 17,000 17,000 Bisa Islam 1.00 % 0.05 % 1
 Butu-Ningi 59,000 59,000 Hausa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Cakfem-Mushere 10,000 10,000 Cakfem-Mushere Christianity 90.00 % 3.00 % -
Cameroonian Creole 11,000 2,227,000 Pidgin, Cameroon Christianity 80.00 % 11.00 % -
 Cham-Mwana, Dijim 47,000 47,000 Dikaka Ethnic Religions 46.00 % 3.00 % -
Chamba Daka 190,000 220,000 Samba Daka Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 6.00 % -
 Chamba Dirim 18,000 18,000 Dirim Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.25 % 1
Chamba Leko 110,000 162,000 Samba Leko Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
Chara, Fachara 5,700 5,700 Cara Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 % -
 Chawai 101,000 101,000 Atsam Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 % -
 Chip 13,000 13,000 Miship Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Chokobo 2,400 2,400 Izora Islam 0.80 % 0.30 % 1
Cineni 21,000 21,000 Cineni Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 3.00 % -
Como Karim 21,000 21,000 Karimjo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 12.00 % -
 Cori 7,700 7,700 Kyoli Christianity 55.00 % 11.00 % -
 Daba, Daba Kola 2,200 38,000 Daba Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Dadiya, Dadianci 84,000 84,000 Dadiya Christianity 45.00 % 15.00 % -
Dansa 6,300 6,300 Lamja-Dengsa-Tola Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
 Deaf 2,114,000 48,207,000 Nigerian Sign Language Christianity 51.26 % -
Defaka, Afakani 2,100 2,100 Nkoroo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.00 % -
Degema, Atala 30,000 30,000 Degema Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 6.00 % -
 Dendi, Dandawa 3,700 415,000 Dendi Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
Deno, Denawa 13,000 13,000 Deno Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.15 % 1
Dera, Kanakuru 66,000 66,000 Dera Christianity 71.00 % 10.00 % -
Detribalized Pidgen 1,889,000 1,892,000 Pidgin, Nigerian Christianity 56.00 % 30.93 % -
 Dghwede, Toghwede 77,000 82,000 Dghwede Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 6.50 % -
Dirya 13,000 13,000 Diri Islam 6.00 % 0.50 % -
 Doka 21,000 21,000 Doka Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.30 % 1
Doko-Uyanga, Basanga 400 400 Doko-Uyanga Christianity 70.00 % 11.00 % -
Dong 9,600 9,600 Dong Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.20 % 1
 Duguri 92,000 92,000 Duguri Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.83 % 2
Duguza 6,500 6,500 Tunzuii Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.25 % -
Dukawa, Eastern 54,000 54,000 ut-Hun Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 2.00 % -
 Dukawa, Western 65,000 65,000 us-Saare Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 1.00 % -
Dungi, Dunjawa 2,000 2,000 Dungu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Durr-Baraza 11,000 11,000 Dass Islam 0.30 % 0.10 % 1
 Duwai 21,000 21,000 Duwai Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Duya 98,000 98,000 Duya Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 0.50 % -
Dzodinka 300 4,800 Lidzonka Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 % -
 Ebira 2,249,000 2,249,000 Ebira Islam 18.00 % 8.84 % -
Ebughu 11,000 11,000 Ebughu Christianity 92.00 % 8.00 % -
 Edo, Bini 2,083,000 2,083,000 Edo Christianity 99.00 % 48.61 % -
Efai 11,000 12,000 Efai Christianity 94.00 % 6.00 % -
Efik 704,000 726,000 Efik Christianity 99.00 % 38.00 % -
Efutop 32,000 32,000 Efutop Christianity 93.00 % 10.00 % -
Egbira Koto 65,000 65,000 Ebira Islam 12.00 % 6.00 % -
Eggan 21,000 21,000 Nupe-Nupe-Tako Islam 0.05 % 0.05 % 1
 Eggon 21,000 21,000 Eggon Islam 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
Ehueun 26,000 26,000 Ehueun Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 9.00 % -
 Ejagham, Ekoi 120,000 216,000 Ejagham Christianity 94.00 % 12.00 % -
Ekajuk 80,000 80,000 Ekajuk Christianity 70.00 % 9.00 % -
Eket 450,000 450,000 Ekit Christianity 94.00 % 33.00 % -
Eki 10,000 10,000 Eki Christianity 95.00 % 2.50 % -
Ekpari 87,000 87,000 Yace Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 6.00 % -
Ekpeye 98,000 98,000 Ekpeye Christianity 91.00 % 9.00 % -
Eleme 111,000 111,000 Eleme Christianity 88.00 % 8.00 % -
 Eloyi, Afo 43,000 43,000 Eloyi Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 2.00 % -
Emai 297,000 297,000 Emai-Iuleha-Ora Christianity 95.00 % 45.00 % -
Engenni 51,000 51,000 Engenni Christianity 72.00 % 14.00 % -
Enwan 20,000 20,000 Enwan Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % -
Enwang 31,000 31,000 Enwan Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 % -
Epie 39,000 39,000 Epie Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 5.00 % -
Eruwa 103,000 103,000 Eruwa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % -
Esan 661,000 661,000 Esan Christianity 80.00 % 9.00 % -
 Esimbi 300 28,000 Esimbi Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 18.00 % -
Etebi 33,000 33,000 Etebi Christianity 96.00 % 16.00 % -
Etsako 570,000 570,000 Etsako Christianity 85.00 % 60.00 % -
 Etulo, Turumawa 23,000 23,000 Etulo Christianity 65.00 % 4.00 % -
Evand 17,000 19,000 Evant Christianity 70.00 % 13.00 % -
 Ewe 11,000 6,200,000 Ewe Christianity 96.00 % 34.00 % -
 Ezaa 750,000 750,000 Ezaa Christianity 95.00 % 35.00 % -
Fali of Jibu 8,100 8,400 Zizilivakan Christianity 70.00 % 5.00 % -
 Fali, Bana 33,000 66,000 Bana Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Fali, Vimtim 34,000 34,000 Fali Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 % -
Fam 2,500 2,500 Fam Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.00 % -
 Filipino, Tagalog 21,000 38,728,000 Tagalog Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 % -
 Firan, Izarek 5,100 5,100 Firan Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 3.00 % -
 Fiterya, Hwana 124,000 124,000 Hwana Christianity 93.00 % 15.00 % -
 French 8,300 50,605,000 French Christianity 66.00 % 6.00 % -
 Fulani, Adamawa 1,589,000 5,341,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 3.00 % 0.88 % 32
 Fulani, Nigerian 17,229,000 17,431,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.08 % 0.06 % 345
Fyem 23,000 23,000 Pyam Islam 40.00 % 2.00 % -
Fyer 47,000 47,000 Fyer Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 1.00 % -
 Ga'anda, Mokar 87,000 87,000 Ga'anda Christianity 83.00 % 11.00 % -
 Gade 128,000 128,000 Gade Christianity 55.00 % 5.00 % -
 Galambi 39,000 39,000 Galambu Islam 14.00 % 2.00 % -
Gamo-Ningi 17,000 17,000 Hausa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 % -
 Gana-Gana 150,000 150,000 Dibo Islam 28.00 % 3.00 % -
Ganang 4,200 4,200 Ganang Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Gbagyi 1,310,000 1,310,000 Gbagyi Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 4.42 % -
 Gbari 559,000 559,000 Gbari Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.27 % -
Gbo, Imaban 97,000 97,000 Legbo Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 % -
Geji 8,400 8,400 Language unknown Islam 3.00 % 1.28 % 1
 Gengle 6,700 6,700 Gengle Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Gera, Gerawa 409,000 409,000 Gera Islam 1.60 % 1.40 % 8
 German 4,100 66,447,000 German, Standard Christianity 78.00 % 13.00 % -
 Geruma 16,000 16,000 Geruma Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghotuo 19,000 19,000 Ghotuo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % -
 Glavda 52,000 61,000 Glavda Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
 Goemai 386,000 386,000 Goemai Christianity 62.00 % 0.50 % -
Gokana 175,000 175,000 Gokana Christianity 98.00 % 35.00 % -
Gourma 41,000 1,602,000 Gourmanchema Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.40 % 1
Gubi, Gubawa 1,900 1,900 Shiki Islam 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Gude, Cheke 171,000 256,000 Gude Islam 24.00 % 4.00 % -
 Gudu 9,900 9,900 Gudu Islam 2.00 % 0.00 % 1
Guduf 101,000 106,000 Guduf-Gava Islam 0.35 % 0.15 % 2
Gun 465,000 1,164,000 Gun Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.50 % -
Gupa-Abawa 31,000 31,000 Gupa-Abawa Islam 2.80 % 0.10 % 1
Gure-Kahugu, Gura 46,000 46,000 Tugbiri-Niragu Christianity 98.00 % 12.00 % -
 Gurmana 6,600 6,600 Gurmana Islam 10.00 % 3.85 % -
 Guruntum 16,000 16,000 Guruntum-Mbaaru Islam 4.00 % 0.07 % 1
 Gwa 1,700 1,700 Gwa Islam 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
Gwak 90,000 90,000 Gwak Islam 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Gwandara 49,000 49,000 Gwandara Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.38 % 1
Gwomu 9,800 9,800 Moo Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % -
Gyaazi 5,100 5,100 Gyaazi Islam 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
Gyem, Gyemawa 2,100 2,100 Gyem Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.73 % -
Ham 359,000 359,000 Hyam Christianity 85.00 % 75.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 9,400 79,959,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 3,800 885,311,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Wu 5,600 95,542,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 % -
 Hausa 35,770,000 51,852,000 Hausa Islam 0.15 % 0.10 % 715
Hide, Xedi 7,100 52,000 Hdi Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % -
Hone 13,000 13,000 Hone Islam 10.00 % 0.20 % -
Horom 2,900 2,900 Horom Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 % -
Hya 2,800 4,500 Hya Christianity 80.00 % 2.00 % -
Ibani, Bonny 121,000 121,000 Ibani Christianity 92.00 % 13.00 % -
Ibeno 20,000 20,000 Ibino Christianity 75.00 % 17.00 % -
 Ibibio 6,297,000 6,426,000 Ibibio Christianity 99.80 % 41.98 % -
Ibilo 7,800 7,800 Okpamheri Christianity 80.00 % 10.00 % -
 Icen 74,000 74,000 Ibaas Christianity 51.00 % 30.00 % -
 Ichen 91,000 91,000 Etkywan Christianity 50.00 % 4.00 % -
Idere 11,000 11,000 Idere Christianity 90.00 % 14.00 % -
Idoma 144,000 144,000 Idoma Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 4.00 % -
Idoma, Central 475,000 475,000 Idoma Christianity 97.00 % 25.00 % -
Idoma, West 516,000 516,000 Idoma Christianity 97.00 % 34.00 % -
 Idon 6,500 6,500 Ajiya Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 % -
 Igala 1,648,000 1,648,000 Igala Christianity 45.00 % 4.00 % -
 Igbo 30,980,000 31,467,000 Igbo Christianity 98.80 % 47.51 % -
 Igede 468,000 468,000 Igede Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 % -
Igwe 23,000 23,000 Igwe Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 6.00 % -
Ihievbe 56,000 56,000 Ihievbe Christianity 85.00 % 5.00 % -
 Ijaw, Central-Western 2,477,000 2,477,000 Izon Christianity 99.00 % 50.82 % -
Ijaw, Eastern 8,900 8,900 Nkoroo Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 % -
Ijaw, Northeast Central 10,000 10,000 Biseni Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 % -
Ijaw, Southeast 2,334,000 2,334,000 Ijo, Southeast Christianity 97.00 % 35.00 % -
Ika 41,000 41,000 Ika Christianity 91.00 % 12.00 % -
Iko 12,000 12,000 Iko Christianity 90.00 % 9.00 % -
Ikpeshe 9,600 9,600 Ikpeshi Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 % -
Iku 21,000 21,000 Iku-Gora-Ankwa Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.15 % 1
 Ikulu 97,000 97,000 Ikulu Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.20 % -
Ikwere 661,000 661,000 Ikwere Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
 Ikwo 330,000 330,000 Ikwo Christianity 98.00 % 30.00 % -
Ilue 9,300 9,300 Ilue Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 % -
Irigwe, Aregwe 87,000 87,000 Rigwe Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 8.00 % -
Isoko 692,000 692,000 Isoko Christianity 98.00 % 32.00 % -
Ito 12,000 12,000 Ito Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 % -
 Itsekiri 954,000 954,000 Isekiri Christianity 98.00 % 42.00 % -
Itu Mbuzo 12,000 12,000 Itu Mbon Uzo Christianity 95.00 % 5.00 % -
Ivbie, North 65,000 65,000 Ivbie North-Okpela-Arhe Christianity 88.00 % 12.00 % -
Iyatu, Idoani 45,000 45,000 Iyayu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % -
Iyive, Ndir 2,200 4,000 Iyive Christianity 75.00 % 9.00 % -
 Izhi 686,000 686,000 Izii Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Janji, Anafejanzi 2,100 2,100 Janji Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 % -
Janjo 120,000 120,000 Dza Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 14.00 % -
Jara 84,000 84,000 Jara Islam 10.00 % 0.50 % -
Jere 93,000 93,000 Jere Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 5.00 % -
 Jibu 60,000 60,000 Jibu Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 2.60 % -
Jidda-Abu, Nakare 22,000 22,000 Bu Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 % -
Jilbe 3,700 3,700 Jilbe Islam 3.00 % 0.10 % 1
Jimbin 4,200 4,200 Zumbun Islam 16.00 % 9.76 % -
Jimi, Bi-Gimu 2,100 2,100 Jimi Islam 10.00 % 0.50 % -
Jiru, Zhiru 6,200 6,200 Jiru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % -
Jorto 31,000 31,000 Jakattoe Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 1.00 % -
Ju 2,700 2,700 Ju Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Jukun, Kona 5,700 5,700 Jiba Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 % -
Jukun, Wanu 5,900 5,900 Wannu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 % -
 Jukun, Wapan 195,000 195,000 Wapan Christianity 94.00 % 10.00 % -
 Jukun, Wase 3,000 3,000 Wapha Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % -
 Kadun 18,000 18,000 Kadung Ethnic Religions 0.65 % 0.35 % 1
Kagoma 46,000 46,000 Gyong Christianity 78.00 % 12.00 % -
Kaivi 4,200 4,200 Kaivi Christianity 55.00 % 18.00 % -
Kakanda 45,000 45,000 Kakanda Islam 2.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Kakihum 27,000 27,000 Tsuvadi Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 % -
Kalabari 515,000 563,000 Kalabari Christianity 96.00 % 33.00 % -
Kam 9,800 9,800 Kam Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % -
Kamantan, Angan 34,000 34,000 Kamantan Christianity 75.00 % 2.00 % -
 Kambari 163,000 163,000 Tsishingini Islam 34.00 % 16.00 % -
 Kambu 8,200 206,000 Limbum Christianity 80.00 % 13.00 % -
Kami 10,000 10,000 Kami Islam 2.80 % 0.00 % 1
Kamo 41,000 41,000 Kamo Ethnic Religions 0.65 % 0.40 % 1
Kamuku 60,000 60,000 Kamuku Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.50 % -
 Kamwe, Higi 617,000 627,000 Kamwe Ethnic Religions 38.00 % 10.00 % -
 Kanem, Koenoem 3,400 3,400 Koenoem Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.67 % -
 Kanembu 2,200 926,000 Kanembu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kaningkom-Nindem 17,000 17,000 Nikyob-Nindem Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 % -
Kanufi, Karshi 19,000 19,000 Kanufi Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.85 % -
 Kanuri, Manga 398,000 1,092,000 Kanuri, Manga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Kanuri, Yerwa 7,370,000 8,318,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 147
Kapsiki, Psikye 24,000 147,000 Psikye Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 % -
Kapya 300 300 Kapya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.00 % -
 Karekare, Jalalum 390,000 390,000 Karekare Islam 0.30 % 0.20 % 8
Karfa 1,700 1,700 Duhwa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 2.00 % -
Kariya 4,200 4,200 Kariya Islam 10.00 % 0.03 % -
Kholok 6,200 6,200 Kholok Islam 15.00 % 2.00 % -
Kiballo, Vono 1,600 1,600 Vono Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 % -
Kila Unknown Unknown Somyev Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kilba, Huba 360,000 360,000 Nya Huba Christianity 82.00 % 8.00 % -
Kiong 900 900 Kiong Christianity 80.00 % 9.00 % -
Kir 6,000 6,000 Kir-Balar Islam 10.00 % 3.00 % -
Kirifi, Kirifawa 46,000 46,000 Giiwo Islam 22.00 % 4.00 % -
 Kirya-Konzel 7,500 7,500 Kirya-Konzel Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 2.00 % -
Kitimi 4,100 4,100 Tumi Islam 4.00 % 0.30 % 1
Kofa 1,600 1,600 Kofa Ethnic Religions 0.45 % 0.35 % 1
Kofyar, Jibiyal 196,000 196,000 Kofyar Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 3.00 % -
Kohumono, Bahumono 60,000 60,000 Hohumono Christianity 92.00 % 10.00 % -
 Koma 63,000 72,000 Koma Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 % -
 Kono, Kwono 10,000 10,000 Kono Christianity 60.00 % 10.00 % -
Koro Nulu 4,100 4,100 Koro Nulu Islam 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
Koro Zuba 11,000 11,000 Koro Zuba Islam 35.00 % 12.00 % -
Koro, Jijili 15,000 15,000 Tanjijili Christianity 60.00 % 6.00 % -
Korop, Erorup 19,000 30,000 Korop Christianity 80.00 % 12.00 % -
 Kotoko, Afade 46,000 54,000 Afade Islam 2.00 % 0.40 % 1
Kpan 21,000 21,000 Kpan Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 4.00 % -
 Kubi 2,900 2,900 Hausa Islam 4.00 % 0.20 % 1
Kudu-Camo 2,800 2,800 Hausa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 12.00 % -
Kugama 6,100 6,100 Kugama Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 20.00 % -
Kugbo 6,500 6,500 Kugbo Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 % -
Kukele, Ukele 235,000 235,000 Kukele Christianity 97.00 % 29.00 % -
 Kulere, Korom Boye 30,000 30,000 Kulere Christianity 81.00 % 18.00 % -
 Kulung, Bambur 51,000 51,000 Kulung Christianity 94.00 % 8.00 % -
Kumba 6,200 6,200 Kumba Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 % -
Kupa 41,000 41,000 Kupa Islam 4.00 % 0.20 % 1
Kupto 5,600 5,600 Kutto Islam 10.00 % 3.85 % -
 Kurama, Bagwama 73,000 73,000 Kurama Christianity 88.00 % 4.00 % -
Kushi 23,000 23,000 Kushi Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 7.00 % -
Kuteb 81,000 85,000 Kutep Christianity 93.00 % 14.00 % -
Kuturmi, West Yamma 19,000 19,000 Kuturmi Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % -
 Kuzamani, Rishuwa 3,300 3,300 Shuwa-Zamani Islam 0.60 % 0.25 % 1
Kwaami 24,000 24,000 Kwaami Islam 17.00 % 3.00 % -
Kwah 14,000 14,000 Kwa Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 % -
 Kyanga 24,000 26,000 Kyanga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kyibaku, Chibuk 240,000 240,000 Kibaku Christianity 78.00 % 12.00 % -
Laamang, Gbuhwe 78,000 78,000 Lamang Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 % -
Labur 700 700 Labir Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 2.00 % -
Lakka, Lao Habe 9,200 9,200 Laka Islam 5.00 % 2.60 % -
 Lala-Roba, Gworam 90,000 90,000 Lala-Roba Christianity 80.00 % 16.00 % -
Lame 21,000 21,000 Lame Islam 10.00 % 6.00 % -
Laru 29,000 29,000 Laru Islam 10.00 % 0.30 % -
Leelau 11,000 11,000 Leelau Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
 Lela, Dakakari 176,000 176,000 C'lela Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
Lemoro, Anowuru 19,000 19,000 Lemoro Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.17 % -
Lere 28,000 28,000 Lere Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % -
Libo, Kaan 20,000 20,000 Kaan Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 6.00 % -
Loh 16,000 16,000 Loo Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 3.00 % -
Longuda, Jessu 104,000 104,000 Longuda Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 14.00 % -
Lopawa, Lupa 21,000 21,000 Lopa Islam 40.00 % 0.06 % -
Lotsu-Piri, Kitta 36,000 36,000 Tso Christianity 74.00 % 10.00 % -
Lubila, Kabila 21,000 21,000 Lubila Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 % -
Lufu 5,000 5,000 Lufu Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 % -
Luri 100 100 Hausa Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Mabo-Barkul, Kaleri 3,900 3,900 Bo-Rukul Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % -
Madda 195,000 195,000 Mada Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 % -
 Mafa 8,900 329,000 Mafa Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 1.00 % -
Magdhi, Widala 4,000 4,000 Maghdi Islam 0.07 % 0.00 % 1
Magu 22,000 22,000 Mvanip Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 % -
 Maguzawa 206,000 206,000 Hausa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.30 % 4
Maha 20,000 20,000 Maaka Islam 10.00 % 0.50 % -
 Mama, Kwarra 65,000 65,000 Mama Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % -
Mambila, Nigeria 195,000 195,000 Mambila, Nigeria Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.00 % -
 Mandara, Wandala 21,000 92,000 Wandala Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mangas 200 200 Mangas Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % -
Marghi, Central 229,000 229,000 Marghi Central Christianity 62.00 % 12.00 % -
Marghi, South 241,000 241,000 Marghi South Christianity 67.00 % 8.50 % -
 Marghi, West 284,000 284,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 2.00 % 1.00 % 6
Mashi 1,600 1,600 Mashi Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % -
 Maya 4,600 4,600 Bali Christianity 90.00 % 9.00 % -
Mbembe, Cross-River 243,000 243,000 Mbembe, Cross River Christianity 95.00 % 27.00 % -
Mboi 38,000 38,000 Mboi Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 4.00 % -
Mbonga, Mboa 2,100 4,900 Mbonga Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
Mbube, Western 85,000 85,000 Mbe Christianity 94.00 % 7.00 % -
Mbula-Bwazza, Bere 126,000 126,000 Mbula-Bwazza Ethnic Religions 48.00 % 16.00 % -
Megili 108,000 108,000 Lijili Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.50 % -
 Mgbo 239,000 239,000 Mgbolizhia Christianity 50.00 % 10.00 % -
Mini 6,200 6,200 Abureni Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 % -
Miya, Miyawa 63,000 63,000 Miya Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.20 % -
 Montol 42,000 42,000 Montol Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % -
 Mubako, Mumbake 19,000 65,000 Mubako Christianity 55.00 % 7.00 % -
 Mumuye 796,000 810,000 Mumuye Ethnic Religions 29.00 % 6.00 % -
Mumuye Minde 33,000 33,000 Shoo-Minda-Nye Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 % -
Mundat 2,000 2,000 Mundat Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.00 % -
Munga, Mingang Doso 5,500 5,500 Mingang Doso Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 7.00 % -
 Mwaghavul 170,000 170,000 Mwaghavul Christianity 80.00 % 9.00 % -
 Nandu-Tari, Ahwai 12,000 12,000 Ahwai Christianity 55.00 % 7.00 % -
 Naraguta, Iguta 12,000 12,000 Iguta Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 7.00 % -
Nde, Ekamtonofo 46,000 46,000 Nde-Nsele-Nta Christianity 88.00 % 13.00 % -
Nde-Gbite Unknown Unknown Nde-Gbite Christianity 60.00 % 3.00 % -
Ndoe, Anep 13,000 13,000 Ndoe Christianity 75.00 % 9.00 % -
 Ndola 110,000 114,000 Ndoola Christianity 60.00 % 9.00 % -
Ndunda 600 600 Ndunda Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.40 % 1
Ngamo, Ngamawa 118,000 118,000 Ngamo Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 4.70 % -
 Nggwahyi, Ngwaxi 10,000 10,000 Nggwahyi Islam 0.30 % 0.20 % 1
 Ngizim, Ngizmawa 170,000 170,000 Ngizim Islam 7.00 % 0.63 % -
Ngoshe Sama, Nggweshe 43,000 45,000 Gvoko Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 0.70 % -
Ngwaba 20,000 20,000 Ngwaba Islam 8.00 % 0.20 % -
Nimbari 100 100 Nyam Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 6.40 % -
 Ninzo 131,000 131,000 Ninzo Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 3.91 % -
Njikum Unknown 4,300 Jukun Takum Christianity 100.00 % 20.00 % -
Nkari 10,000 10,000 Nkari Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 % -
Nkem-Nkum, Ndok 66,000 66,000 Nkem-Nkum Christianity 92.00 % 14.00 % -
Nkukoli 3,200 3,200 Nkukoli Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 % -
Nnam 7,000 7,000 Nnam Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 % -
Nteng 3,600 3,600 Nteng Christianity 75.00 % 10.00 % -
Numana, Sanga 56,000 56,000 Numana Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 5.00 % -
 Nungu, Rindre 95,000 95,000 Nungu Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 5.00 % -
 Nupe 1,848,000 1,848,000 Nupe-Nupe-Tako Islam 5.00 % 2.21 % -
Nyankpa 88,000 88,000 Nyankpa Christianity 75.00 % 60.00 % -
Nyeng 3,300 3,300 Ahwai Christianity 55.00 % 8.00 % -
Nyima, Anyima 21,000 21,000 Lenyima Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
 Nzanyi 164,000 190,000 Nzanyi Islam 24.00 % 5.00 % -
Obanliku, Abanliku 128,000 128,000 Obanliku Christianity 94.00 % 9.00 % -
 Obolo 318,000 318,000 Obolo Christianity 96.00 % 34.00 % -
Obulom 6,100 6,100 Obulom Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 % -
Obuoro 12,000 12,000 Ibuoro Christianity 90.00 % 14.00 % -
Odual 35,000 35,000 Odual Christianity 94.00 % 8.00 % -
Odut 4,600 4,600 Odut Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 % -
Ogba 339,000 339,000 Ogbah Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Ogbia, Ogbinya 400,000 400,000 Ogbia Christianity 98.00 % 29.00 % -
Ogbogolo 18,000 18,000 Ogbogolo Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 % -
 Ogbronuagum, Bukuma 22,000 22,000 Ogbronuagum Christianity 55.00 % 8.00 % -
 Ogoni 441,000 441,000 Khana Christianity 96.00 % 36.00 % -
Ogori-Magongo 60,000 60,000 Oko-Eni-Osayen Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 8.00 % -
Okobo 104,000 104,000 Okobo Christianity 92.00 % 11.00 % -
Okodia 10,000 10,000 Okodia Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 % -
Okpamheri 97,000 97,000 Okpamheri Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 3.00 % -
Okpe, NW Edoid 15,000 15,000 Okpe Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % -
Okpe, SW Edoid 46,000 46,000 Okpe Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Okpe-Idesa 11,000 11,000 Idesa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % -
Okrika 470,000 470,000 Kirike Christianity 98.00 % 32.00 % -
Oloma Unknown Unknown Oloma Christianity 75.00 % 4.00 % -
Olulumo-Ikom, Okuni 177,000 177,000 Olulumo-Ikom Christianity 98.00 % 34.00 % -
Oron 146,000 146,000 Oro Christianity 94.00 % 9.00 % -
Orri, Oring 147,000 147,000 Oring Christianity 96.00 % 27.00 % -
Oruma 9,200 9,200 Oruma Christianity 65.00 % 3.00 % -
Ososo 34,000 34,000 Ososo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % -
 Pa'a, Afawa 32,000 32,000 Pa'a Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.75 % 1
Pana 8,300 133,000 Pana Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 % -
Panawa 5,300 5,300 Panawa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pangseng Unknown Unknown Pangseng Christianity 55.00 % 3.00 % -
 Panso, Nso 10,000 375,000 Lamnso' Christianity 60.00 % 11.00 % -
Panyam 10,000 10,000 Mak Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 % -
Passam, Kpasam 30,000 30,000 Kpasham Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % -
 Payung 3,400 3,400 Piapung Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % -
 Pe 8,200 8,200 Pye Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % -
Peere 9,700 63,000 Pere Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 % -
Pero 52,000 52,000 Pero Christianity 73.00 % 12.00 % -
Piti 9,700 9,700 Abishi Christianity 80.00 % 8.00 % -
 Polci 33,000 33,000 Polci Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 0.50 % -
 Pongu 51,000 51,000 Pangu Islam 30.00 % 2.50 % -
 Puku, Fakanchi 73,000 73,000 Ut-Ma'in Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.33 % 1
Rang Unknown Unknown Rang Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 % -
Ron 231,000 231,000 Ron Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Rukuba, Inchazi 163,000 163,000 Kuce Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 % -
Rumaya 12,000 12,000 Mala Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % -
Ruruma 15,000 15,000 Ruma Christianity 70.00 % 16.00 % -
Sanga, Asanga 36,000 36,000 Sanga Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
Sara Mbai 2,800 297,000 Mbay Christianity 65.00 % 9.00 % -
Sasaru 22,000 22,000 Sasaru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 % -
Sha 5,800 5,800 Sha Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 3.00 % -
Shakara 5,000 5,000 Ahwai Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
Shal, Shall-Zwall 15,000 15,000 Shall-Zwall Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % -
Shama 9,300 9,300 Shama-Sambuga Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.50 % -
Shamang Unknown Unknown Shamang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % -
 Shanga 26,000 26,000 Shanga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shani 1,900 1,900 Hausa Islam 8.00 % 0.40 % -
Siri, Sirawa 5,900 5,900 Siri Islam 25.00 % 4.00 % -
 Songhai-Koyraboro 3,400 2,038,000 Songhay, Koyraboro Senni Islam 0.40 % 0.16 % 1
Sukur 30,000 30,000 Sukur Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 6.00 % -
 Surubu, Zurubu 3,400 3,400 Vori Christianity 80.00 % 11.00 % -
 Tal 33,000 33,000 Tal Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 % -
Tala 1,900 1,900 Tala Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tambes 2,100 2,100 Rom Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % -
 Tangale 276,000 276,000 Tangale Christianity 85.00 % 80.00 % -
 Tapshin, Tapshinawa 9,700 9,700 Kusur-Myet Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 0.50 % -
Tarok 528,000 528,000 Tarok Christianity 86.50 % 14.00 % -
Tee 454,000 454,000 Tee Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 % -
Teme 6,100 6,100 Teme Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 6.00 % -
Tera 179,000 179,000 Tera Christianity 41.00 % 4.00 % -
Tha 1,900 1,900 Tha Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tiba 21,000 21,000 Gaa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tigon 47,000 108,000 Mbembe, Tigon Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 % -
Tita 6,200 6,200 Tita Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 7.00 % -
 Tiv 4,628,000 4,630,000 Tiv Christianity 98.50 % 46.40 % -
Tiyaa 6,200 6,200 Tiyaa Christianity 65.00 % 12.00 % -
 Tsagu 4,200 4,200 Ciwogai Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.33 % -
 Tuareg, Tamajaq 3,400 1,604,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tubu, Teda 4,200 134,000 Tedaga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tula 58,000 58,000 Tula Christianity 85.00 % 30.00 % -
Turkwam 7,100 7,100 Toro Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % -
Ubaghara 65,000 65,000 Ubaghara Christianity 88.00 % 16.00 % -
Ubang 14,000 14,000 Ubang Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 % -
Uda 23,000 23,000 Uda Christianity 95.00 % 7.00 % -
Uhami-Iyayu 25,000 25,000 Uhami Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 % -
Uhumkighi, Yukuben 30,000 33,000 Yukuben Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 % -
Ukaan 58,000 58,000 Ukaan Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 4.00 % -
Ukpe-Bayobiri 25,000 25,000 Bukpe Christianity 92.00 % 13.00 % -
Ukue-Ehuen 26,000 26,000 Ukue Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 % -
Ukwa 600 600 Ukwa Ethnic Religions 0.95 % 0.70 % 1
Ukwuani-Aboh, Kwale 320,000 320,000 Ukwuani-Aboh-Ndoni Christianity 95.00 % 31.00 % -
Ulukwumi 20,000 20,000 Ulukwumi Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 % -
Umon 37,000 37,000 Umon Christianity 94.00 % 12.00 % -
 Uneme 36,000 36,000 Uneme Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 7.00 % -
 Ungwai 34,000 34,000 Cahungwarya Islam 15.00 % 5.00 % -
 Ura 1,800 1,800 Fungwa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
 Urhobo 1,124,000 1,124,000 Urhobo Christianity 99.00 % 44.19 % -
Usakade 21,000 45,000 Usaghade Christianity 90.00 % 8.00 % -
Utange, Otank 22,000 22,000 Otank Christianity 55.00 % 6.00 % -
 Utugwang, East Mbube 89,000 89,000 Utugwang-Irungene-Afrike Christianity 90.00 % 10.00 % -
Uvbie, Evrie 36,000 36,000 Uvbie Christianity 82.00 % 6.00 % -
Uzekwe 16,000 16,000 Uzekwe Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 % -
 Vemgo-Mabas, Visik 20,000 22,000 Vemgo-Mabas Islam 5.00 % 4.00 % -
 Verre 189,000 201,000 Verre Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.50 % -
Viti Unknown Unknown Viti Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 % -
Voro Unknown Unknown Voro Islam 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Vute 3,200 43,000 Vute Christianity 60.00 % 0.03 % -
Wagga 146,000 146,000 Waja Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.50 % -
 Warji, Warjawa 138,000 138,000 Warji Islam 20.00 % 10.00 % -
Wom 10,000 51,000 Wom Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 2.00 % -
Yache Akpa 49,000 49,000 Akpa Christianity 90.00 % 15.00 % -
Yako, Ugep 236,000 236,000 Lokaa Christianity 95.00 % 32.00 % -
 Yala 282,000 282,000 Yala Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 5.00 % -
Yamba 21,000 160,000 Yamba Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 % -
 Yandang 116,000 116,000 Yendang Christianity 90.00 % 10.00 % -
Yangdang Waka 10,000 10,000 Waka Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 4.00 % -
Yashi 5,800 5,800 Hasha Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % -
Yigha, Ayiga 20,000 20,000 Leyigha Christianity 65.00 % 12.00 % -
 Yoruba, Oyo 36,247,000 37,843,000 Yoruba Christianity 59.75 % 53.03 % -
 Yoruba-Egba 5,457,000 5,457,000 Yoruba Christianity 87.00 % 46.40 % -
Yotti 3,900 3,900 Yotti Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 4.00 % -
 Yungur, Binna 192,000 192,000 Bena Christianity 80.00 % 2.00 % -
Ywom 11,000 11,000 Ywom Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % -
 Zaar, Sayawa 353,000 353,000 Saya Christianity 90.00 % 20.00 % -
 Zari 38,000 38,000 Hausa Islam 14.00 % 2.00 % -
 Zarma 156,000 4,742,000 Zarma Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Zeem 600 600 Zeem Islam 0.35 % 0.15 % 1
 Zhire 16,000 16,000 Zhire Christianity 97.00 % 25.00 % -
Ziriya 2,300 2,300 Hausa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % -
  Totals:  537 211,248,000         83 51.13 % 25.77 % 1,363 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 153,000                
  UN Country Population (2021) 211,401,000                
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Population
Abia 3,891,000
Adamawa 4,435,000
Akwa Ibom 5,723,000
Anambra 5,771,000
Bauchi 6,825,000
Bayelsa 2,378,000
Benue 5,995,000
Borno 6,118,000
Cross River 4,036,000
Delta 5,912,000
Ebonyi 3,007,000
Edo 4,422,000
Ekiti 3,415,000
Enugu 4,605,000
Federal Capital Territory 3,721,000
Gombe 3,400,000
Imo 5,647,000
Jigawa 6,085,000
Kaduna 8,615,000
Kano 13,653,000
Katsina 8,176,000
Kebbi 4,635,000
Kogi 4,671,000
Kwara 3,333,000
Lagos 13,104,000
Nassarawa 2,634,000
Niger 5,801,000
Ogun 5,448,000
Ondo 4,878,000
Osun 4,913,000
Oyo 8,186,000
Plateau 4,385,000
Rivers 7,626,000
Sokoto 5,218,000
Taraba 3,202,000
Yobe 3,439,000
Zamfara 4,714,000
States:  37 202,017,000
UN Country Population 211,401,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 289,990,000 137.3 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 774,293,000 366.5 % 70.2 % 24.9 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 207,376,000 98.2 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 115,473,000 54.7 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.1 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
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Abanyom abm 1 0 Translation Started
Abishi pcn 1 0 Translation Started
Abon abo 1 0 Translation Needed
Abua abn 1 0 Complete Bible
Abureni mgj 1 0 Translation Started
Acipa, Eastern acp 1 0 Translation Needed
Adara kad 1 0 Bible Portions
Aduge adu 1 0 Translation Needed
Afade aal 1 1 Translation Needed
Agatu agc 1 0 New Testament
Agoi ibm 1 0 Translation Needed
Agwagwune yay 1 0 Bible Portions
Ahan ahn 1 1 Translation Needed
Ahwai nfd 3 0 Translation Started
Ajiya idc 1 0 Translation Started
Ake aik 1 0 Translation Needed
Akpa akf 1 0 Translation Needed
Akpes ibe 1 0 Translation Needed
Akuku ayk 1 0 Translation Needed
Akum aku 1 0 Translation Needed
Alago ala 1 0 Bible Portions
Alumu-Tesu aab 1 0 Translation Started
Ambo amb 1 0 Translation Needed
Amo amo 1 0 Translation Needed
Anaang anw 1 0 Bible Portions
Anca acb 1 1 Translation Needed
Aninka aqk 1 0 Translation Needed
Arabic, Chadian Spoken shu 1 1 Complete Bible
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 2 0 Bible Portions
Arigidi aqg 1 0 Bible Portions
Ashe ahs 1 0 Translation Started
Asu aum 1 1 Translation Needed
Atsam cch 1 0 Bible Portions
Awak awo 1 0 Bible Portions
Ayere aye 1 0 Translation Needed
Ayu ayu 1 0 Unspecified
Baan bvj 1 0 Translation Needed
Baangi bqx 1 1 Translation Needed
Baatonum bba 1 0 Complete Bible
Bacama bcy 1 0 Bible Portions
Bade bde 1 1 Bible Portions
Bagirmi bmi 1 1 Bible Portions
Bakpinka bbs 1 0 Unspecified
Bali bcn 1 0 New Testament
Bana bcw 1 1 New Testament
Bangwinji bsj 1 0 Bible Portions
Bankal jjr 1 0 Translation Started
Basa bzw 1 0 Complete Bible
Basa-Gurmana buj 1 1 Translation Started
Bassa-Kontagora bsr 1 0 Unspecified
Bata bta 1 0 Translation Needed
Batu btu 1 0 Translation Needed
Bauchi bsf 1 1 Unspecified
Bekwarra bkv 1 0 New Testament
Belning glb 1 0 Translation Needed
Bena yun 1 0 Bible Portions
Berom bom 1 0 Complete Bible
Bete-Bendi btt 1 0 New Testament
Bijim jbm 1 0 Translation Needed
Bille bil 1 0 Unspecified
Bina byj 1 0 Translation Needed
Bisa bqp 1 1 New Testament
Biseni ije 1 0 Translation Started
Bitare brt 1 0 Translation Needed
Bo-Rukul mae 1 0 Translation Needed
Boga bvw 1 0 Translation Needed
Boghom bux 1 0 Bible Portions
Boko bqc 1 1 Complete Bible
Bokobaru bus 1 0 New Testament
Bokyi bky 1 0 Complete Bible
Bole bol 1 1 Bible Portions
Bozo, Jenaama bze 1 1 Bible Portions
Bu jid 1 0 Translation Started
Bu zbu 1 0 Translation Needed
Buduma bdm 1 1 Bible Portions
Bukpe ukp 1 0 Translation Started
Bukwen buz 1 0 Translation Needed
Bumaji byp 1 0 Translation Needed
Bura-Pabir bwr 1 0 Complete Bible
Burak bys 1 0 Bible Portions
Buru bqw 1 0 Translation Needed
C'lela dri 2 0 New Testament
Cahungwarya nat 1 0 Translation Started
Cakfem-Mushere cky 1 0 Bible Portions
Cara cfd 1 0 Unspecified
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Wu wuu 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete Bible
Cicipu awc 1 0 Translation Started
Cineni cie 1 0 Translation Needed
Cishingini asg 1 0 New Testament
Ciwogai tgd 1 0 Translation Needed
Daba dbq 1 1 New Testament
Dadiya dbd 1 0 Bible Portions
Dass dot 1 1 Translation Needed
Degema deg 1 0 Translation Started
Dendi ddn 1 1 New Testament
Deno dbb 1 1 Translation Started
Dera kna 1 0 Bible Portions
Dghwede dgh 1 0 New Testament
Dibo dio 1 0 Unspecified
Dikaka cfa 1 0 Bible Portions
Diri dwa 1 0 Unspecified
Dirim dir 1 1 Bible Portions
Doka dbi 1 1 Translation Needed
Doko-Uyanga uya 1 0 Translation Needed
Dong doh 1 1 Translation Needed
Duguri dbm 1 1 Unspecified
Duhwa kbz 1 0 Translation Needed
Dungu dbv 1 0 Translation Needed
Duwai dbp 1 1 Translation Needed
Duya ldb 1 0 Bible Portions
Dza jen 1 0 Bible Portions
Ebira igb 2 0 Complete Bible
Ebughu ebg 1 0 Translation Needed
Edo bin 1 0 Complete Bible
Efai efa 1 0 Translation Needed
Efik efi 1 0 Complete Bible
Efutop ofu 1 0 Translation Started
Eggon ego 1 1 New Testament
Ehueun ehu 1 0 Translation Needed
Ejagham etu 1 0 New Testament
Ekajuk eka 1 0 New Testament
Eki eki 1 0 Translation Needed
Ekit eke 1 0 Translation Needed
Ekpeye ekp 1 0 Translation Started
Elege alf 1 0 Translation Started
Eleme elm 1 0 New Testament
Eloyi afo 1 0 Bible Portions
Emai-Iuleha-Ora ema 1 0 Bible Portions
Engenni enn 1 0 New Testament
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Enwan env 1 0 Translation Started
Enwan enw 1 0 Translation Needed
Epie epi 1 0 New Testament
Eruwa erh 1 0 Unspecified
Esan ish 1 0 Bible Portions
Esimbi ags 1 0 Bible Portions
Etebi etb 1 0 Translation Needed
Etkywan ich 1 0 Bible Portions
Etsako ets 1 0 New Testament
Etulo utr 1 0 Bible Portions
Evant bzz 1 0 Translation Needed
Ewe ewe 1 0 Complete Bible
Ezaa eza 1 0 Complete Bible
Fali fli 1 0 Bible Portions
Fam fam 1 0 Translation Needed
Firan fir 1 0 Translation Started
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Fulfulde, Adamawa fub 1 1 Complete Bible
Fulfulde, Nigerian fuv 1 1 New Testament
Fungwa ula 1 0 Translation Needed
Fyer fie 1 0 Translation Needed
Ga'anda gqa 1 0 Bible Portions
Gaa ttb 1 1 Translation Needed
Gade ged 1 0 Translation Started
Galambu glo 1 0 Translation Needed
Ganang gne 1 0 Translation Needed
Gbagyi gbr 1 0 New Testament
Gbari gby 1 0 Bible Portions
Gengle geg 1 1 Translation Needed
Gera gew 1 1 Translation Needed
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
Geruma gea 1 1 Unspecified
Ghotuo aaa 1 0 Bible Portions
Giiwo kks 1 0 Translation Needed
Glavda glw 1 0 Bible Portions
Goemai ank 1 0 Bible Portions
Gokana gkn 1 0 New Testament
Gourmanchema gux 1 1 Complete Bible
Gude gde 1 0 New Testament
Gudu gdu 1 1 Translation Needed
Guduf-Gava gdf 1 1 Bible Portions
Gun guw 1 0 Complete Bible
Gupa-Abawa gpa 1 1 Translation Needed
Gurmana gvm 1 0 Unspecified
Guruntum-Mbaaru grd 1 1 Unspecified
Gvoko ngs 1 0 Translation Needed
Gwa gwb 1 1 Translation Needed
Gwak jgk 1 0 Bible Portions
Gwandara gwn 1 1 Translation Started
Gyaazi gyz 1 1 Bible Portions
Gyem gye 1 0 Translation Needed
Gyong kdm 1 0 Translation Needed
Hasha ybj 1 0 Translation Needed
Hausa hau 11 4 Complete Bible
Hdi xed 1 0 New Testament
Hohumono bcs 1 0 Translation Started
Hone juh 1 0 Unspecified
Horom hoe 1 0 Translation Started
Hwana hwo 1 0 Bible Portions
Hya hya 1 0 Unspecified
Hyam jab 1 0 New Testament
Ibaas cen 1 0 New Testament
Ibani iby 1 0 Bible Portions
Ibibio ibb 1 0 New Testament
Ibino ibn 1 0 Translation Needed
Ibuoro ibr 1 0 Translation Needed
Iceve-Maci bec 1 0 Translation Started
Idere ide 1 0 Translation Needed
Idesa ids 1 0 Translation Needed
Idoma idu 3 0 Complete Bible
Igala igl 1 0 Complete Bible
Igbo ibo 1 0 Complete Bible
Igede ige 1 0 Complete Bible
Iguta nar 1 0 Translation Needed
Igwe igw 1 0 Translation Needed
Ihievbe ihi 1 0 Translation Needed
Ijo, Southeast ijs 1 0 Complete Bible
Ika ikk 1 0 Complete Bible
Iko iki 1 0 Translation Needed
Ikpeshi ikp 1 0 Translation Started
Iku-Gora-Ankwa ikv 1 1 Translation Started
Ikulu ikl 1 0 Translation Needed
Ikwere ikw 1 0 New Testament
Ikwo iqw 1 0 Complete Bible
Ilue ilv 1 0 Unspecified
Isekiri its 1 0 Complete Bible
Isoko iso 1 0 Complete Bible
Iten etx 1 0 New Testament
Ito itw 1 0 Translation Needed
Itu Mbon Uzo itm 1 0 Translation Needed
Ivbie North-Okpela-Arhe atg 1 0 New Testament
Iyayu iya 1 0 Translation Needed
Iyive uiv 1 0 Translation Started
Izere izr 1 0 New Testament
Izii izz 1 0 Complete Bible
Izon ijc 1 0 New Testament
Izora cbo 1 1 Unspecified
Jakattoe jrt 1 0 Translation Needed
Janji jni 1 0 Translation Needed
Jara jaf 1 0 Translation Needed
Jere jer 1 0 Bible Portions
Jiba juo 1 0 Bible Portions
Jibu jib 1 0 New Testament
Jilbe jie 1 1 Unspecified
Jimi jmi 1 0 Unspecified
Jiru jrr 1 0 Translation Needed
Jju kaj 1 0 New Testament
Ju juu 1 1 Translation Needed
Jukun Takum jbu 2 0 New Testament
Kaan ldl 1 0 Translation Needed
Kadung dkg 1 1 Translation Started
Kaivi kce 1 0 Translation Started
Kakanda kka 1 1 Unspecified
Kalabari ijn 1 0 Complete Bible
Kam kdx 1 0 Bible Portions
Kamantan kci 1 0 Translation Needed
Kami kmi 1 1 Translation Needed
Kamo kcq 1 1 Bible Portions
Kamuku cdr 1 0 Bible Portions
Kamwe hig 1 0 Complete Bible
Kanembu kbl 1 1 Bible Portions
Kanufi kni 1 0 Translation Started
Kanuri, Manga kby 1 1 Bible Portions
Kanuri, Yerwa knc 2 2 New Testament
Kapya klo 1 0 Translation Needed
Karekare kai 1 1 Bible Portions
Karimjo cfg 1 0 Translation Started
Kariya kil 1 0 Unspecified
Khana ogo 1 0 Complete Bible
Kholok ktc 1 0 Translation Needed
Kibaku ckl 1 0 Unspecified
Kiong kkm 1 0 Unspecified
Kir-Balar kkr 1 0 Translation Needed
Kirike okr 1 0 Complete Bible
Kirya-Konzel fkk 1 0 Bible Portions
Koenoem kcs 1 0 Translation Needed
Kofa kso 1 1 Translation Needed
Kofyar kwl 1 0 Translation Needed
Koma kmy 1 0 Bible Portions
Kono klk 1 0 Translation Needed
Koro Nulu vkn 1 1 Translation Needed
Koro Wachi bqv 1 0 Translation Started
Koro Zuba vkz 1 0 Translation Needed
Korop krp 1 0 Translation Needed
Kpan kpk 1 0 Translation Started
Kpasham pbn 1 0 Translation Needed
Kuce ruk 1 0 Bible Portions
Kugama kow 1 0 Translation Needed
Kugbo kes 1 0 Translation Started
Kukele kez 1 0 New Testament
Kulere kul 1 0 Translation Started
Kulung bbu 1 0 Bible Portions
Kumba ksm 1 0 Translation Needed
Kupa kug 1 1 Unspecified
Kurama krh 1 0 Translation Needed
Kushi kuh 1 0 Bible Portions
Kusur-Myet tdl 1 0 Translation Needed
Kutep kub 1 0 New Testament
Kutto kpa 1 0 Translation Needed
Kuturmi khj 1 0 Translation Started
Kwa kwb 1 0 Translation Needed
Kwaami ksq 1 0 Translation Needed
Kyak bka 1 0 Translation Needed
Kyanga tye 1 1 Translation Needed
Kyoli cry 1 0 Translation Started
Labir jku 1 0 Unspecified
Laka lak 1 0 Translation Needed
Lala-Roba lla 1 0 Bible Portions
Lamang hia 1 0 Bible Portions
Lame bma 1 0 Translation Started
Lamja-Dengsa-Tola ldh 1 0 Translation Needed
Lamnso' lns 1 0 Complete Bible
Laru lan 1 0 Translation Started
Leelau ldk 1 0 Translation Started
Legbo agb 1 0 Bible Portions
Lemoro ldj 1 0 Translation Started
Lenyima ldg 1 0 Translation Needed
Lere gnh 1 0 Unspecified
Leyigha ayi 1 0 Translation Needed
Lidzonka add 1 0 Bible Portions
Lijili mgi 1 0 New Testament
Limbum lmp 1 0 New Testament
Lokaa yaz 1 0 New Testament
Longuda lnu 1 0 New Testament
Loo ldo 1 0 Translation Started
Lopa lop 1 0 Translation Needed
Lubila kcc 1 0 Translation Needed
Lufu ldq 1 0 Unspecified
Maaka mew 1 0 Translation Needed
Mada mda 1 0 New Testament
Mafa maf 1 0 Complete Bible
Maghdi gmd 1 1 Translation Started
Mak pbl 1 0 Translation Needed
Mala ruy 1 0 Translation Needed
Mama mma 1 0 Unspecified
Mambila, Nigeria mzk 1 0 New Testament
Mangas zns 1 0 Translation Needed
Marghi Central mrt 1 0 New Testament
Marghi South mfm 1 0 Bible Portions
Mashi jms 1 0 Translation Started
Mbat bau 1 0 Bible Portions
Mbay myb 1 0 Complete Bible
Mbe mfo 1 0 Bible Portions
Mbembe, Cross River mfn 1 0 New Testament
Mbembe, Tigon nza 1 0 New Testament
Mboi moi 1 0 Translation Needed
Mbonga xmb 1 0 Translation Needed
Mbula-Bwazza mbu 1 0 New Testament
Mburku bbt 1 1 Translation Started
Mgbolizhia gmz 1 0 Bible Portions
Mingang Doso mko 1 0 Translation Needed
Miship mjs 1 0 Translation Needed
Miya mkf 1 0 Bible Portions
Montol mtl 1 0 Bible Portions
Moo gwg 1 0 Translation Started
Mubako muo 1 0 Translation Started
Mumuye mzm 1 0 New Testament
Mundat mmf 1 0 Translation Needed
Mvanip mcj 1 0 Translation Needed
Mwaghavul sur 1 0 New Testament
Nde-Gbite ned 1 0 Translation Needed
Nde-Nsele-Nta ndd 1 0 Translation Started
Ndoe nbb 1 0 Translation Started
Ndoola ndr 1 0 Bible Portions
Ndunda nuh 1 1 Translation Needed
Ngamo nbh 1 0 Bible Portions
Ngas anc 1 0 New Testament
Nggwahyi ngx 1 1 Translation Needed
Ngizim ngi 1 0 Bible Portions
Ngwaba ngw 1 0 Unspecified
Nigerian Sign Language nsi 1 0 Bible Portions
Nikyob-Nindem kdp 1 0 Translation Started
Ninzo nin 1 0 New Testament
Nkari nkz 1 0 Translation Needed
Nkem-Nkum isi 1 0 Bible Portions
Nkoroo nkx 2 0 Translation Needed
Nkukoli nbo 1 0 Translation Started
Nnam nbp 1 0 Translation Started
Nteng nqt 1 0 Translation Needed
Numana nbr 1 0 Translation Started
Nungu rin 1 0 Translation Needed
Nupe-Nupe-Tako nup 2 1 Complete Bible
Nya Huba hbb 1 0 New Testament
Nyam nmi 1 0 Translation Needed
Nyankpa yes 1 0 Bible Portions
Nzanyi nja 1 0 Bible Portions
Obanliku bzy 1 0 Bible Portions
Obolo ann 1 0 Complete Bible
Obulom obu 1 0 Translation Needed
Odual odu 1 0 New Testament
Odut oda 1 0 Unspecified
Ogbah ogc 1 0 Bible Portions
Ogbia ogb 1 0 New Testament
Ogbogolo ogg 1 0 Translation Needed
Ogbronuagum ogu 1 0 Translation Needed
Oko-Eni-Osayen oks 1 0 Translation Needed
Okobo okb 1 0 Translation Needed
Okodia okd 1 0 Translation Started
Okpamheri opa 2 0 Translation Needed
Okpe oke 1 0 Translation Needed
Okpe okx 1 0 Translation Started
Oloma olm 1 0 Translation Needed
Olulumo-Ikom iko 1 0 Translation Started
Oring org 1 0 Translation Needed
Oro orx 1 0 Translation Needed
Oruma orr 1 0 Translation Needed
Ososo oso 1 0 Translation Started
Otank uta 1 0 Translation Started
Pa'a pqa 1 1 Translation Needed
Pana pnz 1 0 Bible Portions
Panawa pwb 1 1 Translation Needed
Pangseng pgs 1 0 Translation Needed
Pangu png 1 0 Bible Portions
Pere pfe 1 0 New Testament
Pero pip 1 0 Bible Portions
Piapung pcw 1 0 Translation Needed
Pidgin, Cameroon wes 1 0 New Testament
Pidgin, Nigerian pcm 1 0 Complete Bible
Piya-Kwonci piy 1 0 Bible Portions
Polci plj 1 0 Bible Portions
Psikye kvj 1 0 Complete Bible
Pyam pym 1 0 Bible Portions
Pye pai 1 0 Translation Needed
Rang rax 1 0 Translation Needed
Reshe res 1 0 Bible Portions
Rigwe iri 1 0 New Testament
Rom tdk 1 0 Translation Needed
Ron cla 1 0 New Testament
Ruma ruz 1 0 Translation Started
Samba Daka ccg 1 0 Bible Portions
Samba Leko ndi 1 0 New Testament
Sanga xsn 1 1 Bible Portions
Sasaru sxs 1 0 Translation Needed
Saya say 1 0 Bible Portions
Sha scw 1 0 Translation Needed
Shall-Zwall sha 1 0 Translation Needed
Shama-Sambuga sqa 1 0 Translation Started
Shamang xsh 1 0 Translation Needed
Shanga sho 1 1 Unspecified
Shiki gua 1 0 Unspecified
Shoo-Minda-Nye bcv 1 0 Translation Started
Shuwa-Zamani ksa 1 1 Translation Needed
Siri sir 1 0 Translation Started
Somyev kgt 1 1 Unspecified
Songhay, Koyraboro Senni ses 1 1 Complete Bible
Sukur syk 1 0 Bible Portions
Tagalog tgl 1 0 Complete Bible
Tal tal 1 0 Bible Portions
Tala tak 1 0 Translation Needed
Tamajaq, Tawallammat ttq 1 1 New Testament
Tangale tan 1 0 New Testament
Tanjijili uji 1 0 Translation Started
Tarok yer 1 0 New Testament
Tedaga tuq 1 1 Translation Needed
Tee tkq 1 0 Translation Needed
Teme tdo 1 0 Translation Needed
Tera ttr 1 0 New Testament
Tha thy 1 1 Translation Started
Tita tdq 1 0 Translation Needed
Tiv tiv 1 0 Complete Bible
Tiyaa tyy 1 0 Bible Portions
Toro tdv 1 0 Translation Needed
Tsikimba kdl 1 0 New Testament
Tsishingini tsw 1 0 New Testament
Tso ldp 1 0 Translation Needed
Tsuvadi tvd 2 0 Bible Portions
Tugbiri-Niragu grh 1 0 Bible Portions
Tula tul 1 0 New Testament
Tumi kku 1 1 Translation Needed
Tunzuii dza 1 0 Translation Needed
Tyap kcg 1 0 New Testament
Ubaghara byc 1 0 Bible Portions
Ubang uba 1 0 Translation Needed
Uda uda 1 0 Translation Needed
Uhami uha 1 0 Translation Needed
Ukaan kcf 1 0 Translation Needed
Ukpet-Ehom akd 1 0 Translation Needed
Ukue uku 1 0 Translation Needed
Ukwa ukq 1 1 Translation Needed
Ukwuani-Aboh-Ndoni ukw 1 0 Bible Portions
Ulukwumi ulb 1 0 Bible Portions
Umon umm 1 0 Bible Portions
Uneme une 1 0 Translation Started
Unknown xxx 1 1 Unspecified
Urhobo urh 1 0 Complete Bible
us-Saare uss 1 0 Translation Started
Usaghade usk 1 0 Translation Needed
ut-Hun uth 1 0 New Testament
Ut-Ma'in gel 1 1 Bible Portions
Utugwang-Irungene-Afrike afe 1 0 Bible Portions
Uvbie evh 1 0 Translation Needed
Uzekwe eze 1 0 Translation Needed
Vemgo-Mabas vem 1 0 Translation Needed
Verre ver 1 0 Bible Portions
Viti vit 1 0 Translation Needed
Vono kch 1 0 Translation Needed
Vori sde 1 0 Translation Started
Voro vor 1 0 Translation Needed
Vute vut 1 0 New Testament
Waja wja 1 0 Bible Portions
Waka wav 1 0 Translation Needed
Wandala mfi 1 1 New Testament
Wannu jub 1 0 Translation Started
Wapan juk 1 0 New Testament
Wapha juw 1 0 Translation Needed
Warji wji 1 0 Bible Portions
Wom wom 1 0 Translation Needed
Yace ekr 1 0 Bible Portions
Yala yba 1 0 Complete Bible
Yamba yam 1 0 New Testament
Yendang ynq 1 0 Bible Portions
Yoruba yor 3 0 Complete Bible
Yotti yot 1 0 Translation Needed
Yukuben ybl 1 0 Translation Needed
Ywom gek 1 0 Bible Portions
Zarma dje 1 1 Complete Bible
Zeem zua 1 1 Unspecified
Zhire zhi 1 0 Translation Needed
Zizilivakan ziz 1 0 Translation Needed
Zumbun jmb 1 0 Translation Needed
Totals: 512 537 83   51 89 176 400 16

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 25.8 %)
51.1 %
Ethnic Religions
5.3 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
43.2 %
Non-Religious
0.3 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
15.2 %
Independent
20.4 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
4.3 %
Protestant
26.9 %
Roman Catholic
32.0 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Nigeria. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Nigeria
  • Christian ministry in Nigeria
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Nigeria Statistics
People Groups 537
Unreached People Groups 83  (15.5%)
Population 211,248,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 2.6%
Population in Unreached 65,918,000  (31.2%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 51.1%
Percent Evangelical 25.8%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.4%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 1,363
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 50%
Continent Africa
Region Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code NI
Official Language(s) English
Literacy Rate 60%
Estimated Illiterate Population 84,499,000
Persecution Ranking 9 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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