Defaka, Afakani in Nigeria

The Defaka have only been reported in Nigeria
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People Name General Defaka
People Name in Country Defaka, Afakani
Population in Nigeria 1,900
World Population 1,900
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Afakani
People ID 11521
ROP3 Code 102490
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 Rivers state: Opobo-Nkoro LGA, Niger delta, Nkoro town.   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 Rivers state: Opobo-Nkoro LGA, Niger delta, Nkoro town..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Nkoroo
Language Code nkx   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
Defaka
Primary Language Nkoroo
Language Code nkx   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 2
Secondary Languages
  Defaka
People Groups Speaking Nkoroo

Primary Language:  Nkoroo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
35.00 %
Ethnic Religions
65.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
60.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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