Language:  Oromo, West Central Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

18,207,000

People Group's Primary Language

8

Scripture Status

Complete Bible

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Indigenous
 Oromo, Jimma Ethiopia 3,283,000 Islam 2.00 % 1.20 % 65
Oromo, Macha Ethiopia 6,984,000 Christianity 65.00 % 39.00 % -
Oromo, Macha Sudan 102,000 Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.00 % -
 Oromo, Tulama Canada 1,200 Christianity 72.00 % 12.00 % -
 Oromo, Tulama Egypt 2,800 Islam 25.00 % 0.90 % -
 Oromo, Tulama Ethiopia 7,678,000 Christianity 76.00 % 13.30 % -
 Oromo, Tulama United States 50,000 Christianity 50.00 % 20.00 % -
 Oromo, Yajju Ethiopia 106,000 Islam 1.30 % 0.20 % 2
  Totals:  8     2       67  


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
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)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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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)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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