Firan, Izarek in Nigeria

The Firan, Izarek have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
3,800
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Firan, Izarek
People Name in Country Firan, Izarek
Population in Nigeria 3,800
World Population 3,800
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Afusare, Firan, Izarek
People ID 11212
ROP3 Code 103029
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Plateau state: Riyom LGA, Kwakwi Station south of Jos; Kaduna state: scattered.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Plateau state: Riyom LGA, Kwakwi Station south of Jos; Kaduna state: scattered..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Firan (3,800 speakers)
Language Code fir   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Firan
Primary Language Firan (3,800 speakers)
Language Code fir   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Firan

Primary Language:  Firan

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (2009–2011)
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
75.00 %
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
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
40.0 %
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