Baya, Gbaya in Nigeria


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People Name General Baya
People Name in Country Baya, Gbaya
Population in Nigeria 9,700
World Population 483,700
Total Countries 5
Indigenous No
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Gbaya, Gbea, Mbere Baya, Northwest Gbaya
People ID 10742
ROP3 Code 101166
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 Taraba state: Bali LGA.   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 Taraba state: Bali LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Gbaya, Northwest (9,700 speakers)
Language Code gya   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Yaayuwee
Dialect Code 10111   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Other People Groups Speaking Gbaya, Northwest
Primary Language Gbaya, Northwest (9,700 speakers)
Language Code gya   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Yaayuwee
Dialect Code 10111   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gbaya, Northwest

Primary Language:  Gbaya, Northwest

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1933-1975)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1968-1982)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1995–2011)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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Gospel Go World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Gbaya, Northwest
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Gbaya Bible
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
30.00 %
Ethnic Religions
60.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
15.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
45.0 %
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