Ebira in Nigeria

The Ebira have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
2,061,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Ebira
People Name in Country Ebira
Population in Nigeria 2,061,000
World Population 2,061,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Ebira Cluster, Egbira
People ID 12188
ROP3 Code 103962
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 Kwara state: Okene, Okehi, and Kogi LGAs; Nassarawa state: Nasarawa LGA; Edo state: Akoko-Edo 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 Kwara state: Okene, Okehi, and Kogi LGAs; Nassarawa state: Nasarawa LGA; Edo state: Akoko-Edo LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Ebira (2,061,000 speakers)
Language Code igb   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Okene
Dialect Code 343   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Ebira
Primary Language Ebira (2,061,000 speakers)
Language Code igb   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Okene
Dialect Code 343   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Ebira

Primary Language:  Ebira

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1891-1960)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1981)
Bible-Complete Yes   (2014)
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 Ebira
General Four Spiritual Laws
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.00 %)
25.50 %
Ethnic Religions
0.50 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
74.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
40.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Photo Source Kabir Adams 
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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