Gun in Nigeria


Population
427,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Gun
People Name in Country Gun
Population in Nigeria 427,000
World Population 871,000
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Alada, Egun, Gu
People ID 11993
ROP3 Code 103563
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 Ogun state: Badagry, Ado-Odo-Ota, and Idiroko LGAs; Lagos state.   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 Ogun state: Badagry, Ado-Odo-Ota, and Idiroko LGAs; Lagos state..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Gun (427,000 speakers)
Language Code guw   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gun
Primary Language Gun (427,000 speakers)
Language Code guw   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gun

Primary Language:  Gun

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1886-1910)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1892-1919)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1923-1972)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
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 Gun
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.50 %)
40.00 %
Ethnic Religions
50.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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