Language:  Yoruba

Population of Groups Speaking

38,778,000

People Group's Primary Language

20

Bible Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Black African, general Norway 5,300 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 4.00 %
Busa Nigeria 15,000 Secondary Islam 1.00 % 0.05 %
 Yoruba Benin 96,000 Primary Islam 45.30 % 13.00 %
 Yoruba Canada 2,400 Primary Christianity 55.00 % 16.00 %
 Yoruba Equatorial Guinea 70,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 11.00 %
 Yoruba Gambia 9,700 Primary Islam 27.00 % 3.00 %
 Yoruba Ghana 450,000 Primary Islam 29.00 % 12.00 %
 Yoruba Greece 5,600 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
 Yoruba Italy 56,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 20.00 %
 Yoruba Côte d'Ivoire 113,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 20.00 %
 Yoruba Liberia 22,000 Primary Christianity 58.00 % 14.00 %
 Yoruba Niger 65,000 Primary Islam 20.00 % 7.50 %
 Yoruba Sierra Leone 5,300 Primary Christianity 47.00 % 3.00 %
 Yoruba Togo 112,000 Primary Islam 43.00 % 1.60 %
 Yoruba United Kingdom 98,000 Primary Christianity 55.00 % 11.00 %
 Yoruba United States 191,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 %
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 65,000 Primary Islam 45.00 % 7.50 %
Yoruba, Idassa Benin 64,000 Primary Christianity 43.70 % 6.00 %
 Yoruba, Oyo Australia 1,900 Primary Christianity 59.75 % 48.00 %
 Yoruba, Oyo Nigeria 32,469,000 Primary Christianity 59.75 % 48.00 %
 Yoruba-Egba Nigeria 4,876,000 Primary Christianity 87.00 % 42.00 %
  Totals:  21     1 20 (P) : 1 (S)        

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

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

Dialect Alternate Names
Bunu
Igbena
Igbonna
Jumu
Ogomogun
Oworo
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1850-1960
New Testament 1862-1993
Complete Bible 1884-2006
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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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 Jesus Film: view in Yoruba
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica Yoruba Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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