Lame in Nigeria

The Lame have only been reported in Nigeria
Population
19,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Lame
People Name in Country Lame
Population in Nigeria 19,000
World Population 19,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names
People ID 12971
ROP3 Code 105617
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: Toro LGA, Lame district.   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: Toro LGA, Lame district..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Primary Language Lame (19,000 speakers)
Language Code bma   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Ruhu
Dialect Code 12734   Global Recordings Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Lame
Primary Language Lame (19,000 speakers)
Language Code bma   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect Ruhu
Dialect Code 12734   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Lame

Primary Language:  Lame

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions No
Bible-New Testament No
Bible-Complete No
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
25.00 %
Ethnic Religions
55.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
20.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
50.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
30.0 %
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