Igala in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Igala only in Nigeria
Population
1,472,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Igala
People Name in Country Igala
Population in Nigeria 1,472,000
World Population 1,472,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 5
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Igara
People ID 12186
ROP3 Code 103960
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kogi state: Ibaji, Idah, Igalamela-Odolu, Bassa, Dekina, and Ofu LGAs; Enugu state: Uzo-Uwani LGA; Anambra state: Anambra West LGA; Edo state: Esan Southeast LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 12  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Kogi state: Ibaji, Idah, Igalamela-Odolu, Bassa, Dekina, and Ofu LGAs; Enugu state: Uzo-Uwani LGA; Anambra state: Anambra West LGA; Edo state: Esan Southeast LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language: Igala (1,472,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: igl   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Primary Dialect: Ogugu
Dialect Code: 10810   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Igala (1,472,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: igl   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect: Ogugu
Dialect Code: 10810   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Igala

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1924-1958)
New Testament Yes   (1935-1948)
Complete Bible Yes   (1968)
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Igala
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 35.00 %)
78.00 %
Ethnic Religions
1.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
21.00 %
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
0.0 %
Protestant
15.0 %
Roman Catholic
70.0 %
Photo Source: Stuart Carlson  
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