Kir-Balar, Kirr in Nigeria

The Kir-Balar have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
5,500
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Kir-Balar
People Name in Country Kir-Balar, Kirr
Population in Nigeria 5,500
World Population 5,500
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Balar, Kirr, Larbawa
People ID 12711
ROP3 Code 105034
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 Bauchi state: Bauchi LGA, Kir Bengbet and Kir Bajang’le villages.   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 Bauchi state: Bauchi LGA, Kir Bengbet and Kir Bajang’le villages..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Kir-Balar (5,500 speakers)
Language Code kkr   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kir-Balar
Primary Language Kir-Balar (5,500 speakers)
Language Code kkr   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Kir-Balar

Primary Language:  Kir-Balar

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
None reported  
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.00 %)
10.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
80.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
30.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
40.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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