Language:  Kanuri, Yerwa

Population of Groups Speaking

8,386,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

6

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 *
 Kanuri, Yerwa Chad 186,000 8,109,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 4
 Kanuri, Yerwa Cameroon 167,000 8,109,000 Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % 3
 Kanuri, Yerwa Niger 191,000 8,109,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kanuri, Yerwa Nigeria 7,186,000 8,109,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 144
 Kanuri, Yerwa Sudan 379,000 8,109,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Marghi, West Nigeria 277,000 277,000 Islam 2.00 % 1.00 % 6
  Totals:  6           6     169
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Mundang, Lere Cameroon 132,000 473,000 Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 % -
  Totals:  1           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Aga
Beriberi
Bornouan
Bornouans
Bornu
Central Kanuri
Kabari (Kuvuri)
Kaga (Kagama)
Kagama
Kanouri
Kanoury
Kanuri
Kole
Kolere
Kuvuri
Lare (Lere)
Lere
Mavar
Mobber
Mober
Movar
Movar (Mavar)
Mowor
Mowor (Movar)
Sirata
Yerwa
Yerwa Kanuri

Dialects
Bilma
Dagara
Fachi
Fadawa
Guvja
Kabari
Kaga
Kanuri
Kwayam
Lare
Maiduguri
Mao
Mobeur
Ngazar
Njesko
Sugurti
Temageri

Dialect Alternate Names
Bahasa Kanuri
Kagama
Kanuri, Central: Lare
Kanuri, Yerwa
Kuvuri
Lere
Mober
Sugurti

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1949
New Testament 1997-1998
Complete Bible None Reported

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 Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Kanuri, Central
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)

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