Language:  Yoruba

Population of Groups Speaking

44,776,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

20

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(20 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Awori Nigeria 87,000
 Black African, general Norway 5,400
 Yoruba Benin 230,000
 Yoruba Canada 3,600
 Yoruba Equatorial Guinea 74,000
 Yoruba Gambia 13,000
 Yoruba Ghana 533,000
 Yoruba Greece 5,300
 Yoruba Italy 56,000
 Yoruba Liberia 25,000
 Yoruba Niger 81,000
 Yoruba Togo 134,000
 Yoruba Côte d'Ivoire 129,000
 Yoruba Sierra Leone 6,800
 Yoruba United Kingdom 101,000
 Yoruba United States 199,000
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 79,000
 Yoruba, Oyo Australia 2,000
 Yoruba, Oyo Nigeria 37,371,000
 Yoruba-Egba Nigeria 5,641,000
  Totals:  20     0
Secondary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Busa, Bussawa Nigeria 21,000
  Totals:  1     1

Language Alternate Names
Ào
Bini
Bunu (Bini)
Èdè Yorùbá
Ede-Yoruba
Igbonna
Yariba
Yooba
Yorouba
Yorùbá

Dialects
Abunu
Akono
Awori
Aworo
Bunu
Egba
Ekiti
Gbedde
Igbomina
Igbonna
Ijebu
Ijesha
Ijumu
Ikale
Ila
Ilaje
Iworro
Jumu
Ondo
Owe
Oyo
Wo
Yagba

Dialect Alternate Names
Bunu
Igbena
Igbonna
Iyara: Ijumu
Jumu
Ogomogun
Oworo
Yoruba: Abunu
Yoruba: Awori
Yoruba: Aworo
Yoruba: Bunu
Yoruba: Ekiti
Yoruba: Igbena
Yoruba: Igbomina
Yoruba: Igbonna
Yoruba: Ilaje
Yoruba: Jumu
Yoruba: Ondo
Yoruba: Yagba


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1960
New Testament 1862-1993
Complete Bible 1884-2021

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Resource Directories
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Format Resource (Direct link) Source (General link)
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible DAVAR Partners International
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Yoruba Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Walking with Jesus video Jesus Film Project
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Zume Resources Zume Project
General Zume Training Zume Project
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yoruba YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yoruba YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources One Hope
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Yoruba Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter Tools for faith conversations Campus Crusade for Christ
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press