Bijogo, Bidyogo in Guinea-Bissau

Joshua Project has identified the Bijogo only in Guinea-Bissau
Population
34,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Bijogo
People Name in Country Bijogo, Bidyogo
Population in Guinea-Bissau 34,000
World Population 34,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bidyogo, Bijago, Bugago, Orango
People ID 10838
Country Guinea-Bissau
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bolama region: Bijago archipelago, Bolama sector nearest mainland, Bubaque sector south, Bubaque, Orango, and Roxa islands, Caravela sector to northwest, Carache, Uno, Caravela islands; other associated islands. Dialects: Anhaki on Roxa, Kagbaaga on Bubaque, Kamona on Caravela and Carache islands, Kajoko on Orango and Uno islands.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Guinea-Bissau
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country Bolama region: Bijago archipelago, Bolama sector nearest mainland, Bubaque sector south, Bubaque, Orango, and Roxa islands, Caravela sector to northwest, Carache, Uno, Caravela islands; other associated islands. Dialects: Anhaki on Roxa, Kagbaaga on Bubaque, Kamona on Caravela and Carache islands, Kajoko on Orango and Uno islands..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language: Bidyogo (34,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: bjg   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Bidyogo (34,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: bjg   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Bidyogo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1973-2012)
New Testament Yes   (1975)
Complete Bible No
 
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bidyogo
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.50 %)
9.00 %
Ethnic Religions
80.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
11.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
15.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
5.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
55.0 %
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