Mafa, Matakam in Nigeria


Population
7,900
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
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People Name General Mafa
People Name in Country Mafa, Matakam
Population in Nigeria 7,900
World Population 372,900
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached No
Progress Scale 3
GSEC 4  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bula, Bulahai, East Mafa, Magumaz, Matakam, Mofa, Natakan, Sulede, West Mafa
People ID 13201
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 Borno state, Gwoza LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010
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 Borno state, Gwoza LGA.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Primary Language: Mafa (7,900 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: maf   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Primary Dialect: West Mafa
Dialect Code: 13268   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Mafa (7,900 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: maf   Ethnologue Listing
Primary Dialect: West Mafa
Dialect Code: 13268   Global Recordings Listing
Total Languages: 1
Primary Language: Mafa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1958-1961)
New Testament Yes   (1965)
Complete Bible Yes   (1978-1989)
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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: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.00 %)
7.00 %
Ethnic Religions
88.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
5.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
20.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
60.0 %
Roman Catholic
20.0 %
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