Mafa, Matakam in Cameroon


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People Name General Mafa
People Name in Country Mafa, Matakam
World Population 321,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
GSEC 5  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Bula; Bulahai; East Mafa; Magumaz; Matakam; Mofa; Natakan; Sulede; West Mafa
People ID 13201
ROP3 Code 106001
Country Cameroon
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 48  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Far North region: Mayo-Tsanaga division. From Mokolo town north.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Cameroon
Region Africa, West and Central
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 48  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Far North region: Mayo-Tsanaga division. From Mokolo town north..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Mafa
Language Code maf   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Mafa
Language Code maf   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Mafa

Primary Language:  Mafa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1958-1961)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1965)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1978-1989)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Mafa
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Mofa New Testament
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.00 %)
7.00 %
Ethnic Religions
10.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
83.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
3.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
7.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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