Arum-Chessu in Nigeria

The Arum-Chessu have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
7,800
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Arum-Chessu
People Name in Country Arum-Chessu
Population in Nigeria 7,800
World Population 7,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 10439
ROP3 Code 100531
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 14  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Nassarawa state: Akwanga LGA, near Wamba. Alumu dialect in 7 villages; Tesu in 1.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 14  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Nassarawa state: Akwanga LGA, near Wamba. Alumu dialect in 7 villages; Tesu in 1..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Alumu-Tesu (7,800 speakers)
Language Code aab   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Tesu
Dialect Code 7263   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
Other People Groups Speaking Alumu-Tesu
Primary Language Alumu-Tesu (7,800 speakers)
Language Code aab   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Tesu
Dialect Code 7263   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Alumu-Tesu

Primary Language:  Alumu-Tesu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name New
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Protestant
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.08 %)
55.00 %
Ethnic Religions
45.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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