Gwa in Nigeria

The Gwa have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
1,500
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Gwa
People Name in Country Gwa
Population in Nigeria 1,500
World Population 1,500
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Progress Scale 1
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Mbato, M'batto, Mgbatto, Potu
People ID 12014
ROP3 Code 103607
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 Bauchi state: Toro LGA.   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 Bauchi state: Toro LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Gwa (1,500 speakers)
Language Code gwb   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gwa
Primary Language Gwa (1,500 speakers)
Language Code gwb   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Gwa

Primary Language:  Gwa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.50 %)
5.00 %
Ethnic Religions
75.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
20.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
70.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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