Mum, Bamun in Cameroon

The Mum have only been reported in Cameroon
Population
582,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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People Name General Mum
People Name in Country Mum, Bamun
Population in Cameroon 582,000
World Population 582,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached No
Progress Scale 4
GSEC 2  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Bamoun, Bamum, Bamun, Shupamen
People ID 13864
ROP3 Code 106889
Country Cameroon
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country West region: most of Noun division, Foumban area, extreme north Mifi division, extreme southeast Bamboutos division; North West region: Ngo-Ketunjia division, north Lake Bamendjing, Ndop plain; Centre region: border areas.   Source:  Ethnologue 2016
Country Cameroon
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Location in Country West region: most of Noun division, Foumban area, extreme north Mifi division, extreme southeast Bamboutos division; North West region: Ngo-Ketunjia division, north Lake Bamendjing, Ndop plain; Centre region: border areas..   Source:  Ethnologue 2016

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Ethnologue Language Map

Primary Language Bamun (582,000 speakers)
Language Code bax   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Bamun
Primary Language Bamun (582,000 speakers)
Language Code bax   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Bamun

Primary Language:  Bamun

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1925-1980)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1967)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1988)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bamun
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.40 %)
8.50 %
Ethnic Religions
1.50 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
90.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
4.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
2.0 %
Protestant
30.0 %
Roman Catholic
64.0 %
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