Igbo in Nigeria


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People Name General Igbo
People Name in Country Igbo
Population this Country 30,980,000
Population all Countries 31,467,000
Total Countries 9
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 5
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Ibo; Igbo, Upper; Onitsha; Ungwana; Upper
People ID 12189
ROP3 Code 103963
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 7  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Widespread in southeast.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 7  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Widespread in southeast..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Primary Language Igbo (30,980,000 speakers)
Language Code ibo   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Igbo (30,980,000 speakers)
Language Code ibo   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Igbo

Primary Language:  Igbo

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1860-1950)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1900-1981)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1906-2019)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
World Bibles
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Igbo
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children
Film / Video Walk with Jesus video
General Biblical answers to your questions
General Gospel resources links
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Igbo
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Igbo
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies
Primary Religion: Christianity
Religion Subdivision: Roman Catholic
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 47.51 %)
98.80 %
Ethnic Religions
0.20 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.90 %
Other / Small
0.10 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
10.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
15.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
45.0 %
Photo Source Anonymous 
Map Source Bryan Nicholson / cartoMission  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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