Irigwe, Aregwe in Nigeria

The Irigwe have only been reported in Nigeria
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People Name General Irigwe
People Name in Country Irigwe, Aregwe
World Population 82,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 4
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 6  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Aregwe
People ID 12253
ROP3 Code 104063
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
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 Plateau state: Bassa and Barakin Ladi LGAs; Kaduna state: Saminaka LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Nigeria
Region Africa, West and Central
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 Plateau state: Bassa and Barakin Ladi LGAs; Kaduna state: Saminaka LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Rigwe (82,000 speakers)
Language Code iri   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Rigwe (82,000 speakers)
Language Code iri   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Rigwe

Primary Language:  Rigwe

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1923-2009)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2012)
Bible-Complete No
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Irigwe
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Rigwe - Irigwe
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.00 %)
28.00 %
Ethnic Religions
62.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
10.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
55.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
25.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more