Language:  Yoruba Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

41,191,000

People Group's Primary Language

21

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Awori Nigeria 77,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 %
Black African, general Norway 5,300 Christianity 60.00 % 4.00 %
 Yoruba Benin 99,000 Islam 45.30 % 13.00 %
 Yoruba Canada 3,400 Christianity 55.00 % 16.00 %
 Yoruba Equatorial Guinea 72,000 Christianity 60.00 % 11.00 %
 Yoruba Gambia 10,000 Islam 27.00 % 3.00 %
 Yoruba Ghana 460,000 Islam 29.00 % 12.00 %
 Yoruba Greece 5,600 Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
 Yoruba Italy 56,000 Christianity 60.00 % 20.00 %
 Yoruba Côte d'Ivoire 115,000 Christianity 60.00 % 20.00 %
 Yoruba Liberia 23,000 Christianity 58.00 % 14.00 %
 Yoruba Niger 67,000 Islam 20.00 % 7.50 %
 Yoruba Sierra Leone 5,400 Christianity 47.00 % 3.00 %
 Yoruba Togo 119,000 Islam 43.00 % 1.60 %
 Yoruba United Kingdom 98,000 Christianity 55.00 % 11.00 %
 Yoruba United States 193,000 Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 %
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 67,000 Islam 45.00 % 7.50 %
Yoruba, Idassa Benin 66,000 Christianity 43.70 % 6.00 %
 Yoruba, Oyo Australia 1,900 Christianity 59.75 % 48.00 %
 Yoruba, Oyo Nigeria 34,645,000 Christianity 59.75 % 48.00 %
 Yoruba-Egba Nigeria 5,002,000 Christianity 87.00 % 42.00 %
  Totals:  21     0        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Yoruba as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Yoruba as a secondary language.

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

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
Iyara: Ijumu
Jumu
Ogomogun
Oworo
Yoruba: Abunu
Yoruba: Aworo
Yoruba: Bunu
Yoruba: Ekiti
Yoruba: Igbena
Yoruba: Igbomina
Yoruba: Igbonna
Yoruba: Jumu
Yoruba: Yagba
 
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 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 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 EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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