Language:  Oromo, West Central Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

20,141,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

9

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Oromo, Anfillo Ethiopia 600 600 Unknown 9.00 % 4.50 % -
 Oromo, Jima Ethiopia 3,553,000 3,553,000 Islam 2.00 % 1.30 % 71
 Oromo, Tulema / Selale Canada 1,200 8,364,000 Christianity 72.00 % 12.00 % -
 Oromo, Tulema / Selale Egypt 2,900 8,364,000 Islam 25.00 % 0.90 % -
 Oromo, Tulema / Selale Ethiopia 8,309,000 8,364,000 Christianity 85.00 % 15.00 % -
 Oromo, Tulema / Selale United States 51,000 8,364,000 Christianity 50.00 % 20.00 % -
 Oromo, Wellega / Mecha Ethiopia 7,558,000 7,660,000 Christianity 82.00 % 44.40 % -
 Oromo, Wellega / Mecha Sudan 102,000 7,660,000 Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.00 % -
 Oromo, Yejju Ethiopia 563,000 563,000 Islam 1.30 % 0.40 % 11
  Totals:  9           2     82
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Amhara, Wollo Ethiopia 5,751,000 5,751,000 Islam 2.90 % 0.20 % 115
  Totals:  1           1     115

Language Alternate Names
Afaan Oromoo
Afan Oromo
Oromiffa
Oromo, West-Central
Oromoo

Dialects
Central Oromo
Jimma
Raya
Tulema
Wellega
West-Central
Western Oromo

Dialect Alternate Names
Central Oromo
Galla
Gallinya: Jimma
Gallinya: Raya
Gallinya: Shoa
Gallinya: Wellega
Mecha
Oromo, Wellega-Central: Mecha
Oromo, Wellega-Central: Raya
Oromo, West Central: Central Oromo
Oromo, West Central: Tulema
Oromo, West-Central: Western Oromo
Oromo: Jimma
Oromo: Mecha
Oromo: Raya
Oromo: Tulema
Oromo: Wellega
Oromos: Central
Shoa
Western Oromo

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1841-1981
New Testament 1876-1995
Complete Bible 1899-1998

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Oromo, West Central
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Yaadanii
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets