Jiru, Zhiru in Nigeria

Joshua Project has identified the Jiru only in Nigeria
Population
5,700
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Jiru
People Name in Country Jiru, Zhiru
Population in Nigeria 5,700
World Population 5,700
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
Alternate Names Zhire, Zhiru
People ID 12362
ROP3 Code 104286
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 Taraba state: Karim Lamido 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 Taraba state: Karim Lamido LGA..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Jiru (5,700 speakers)
Language Code jrr   Ethnologue Listing
Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Jiru
Primary Language Jiru (5,700 speakers)
Language Code jrr   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Jiru

Primary Language:  Jiru

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 7.00 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
75.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
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 %
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